How to Remove “Mofcomp.exe”

Mofcomp.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as Mofcomp developed by Microsoft associated with Compaq Operating System CD. It is commonly stored in %systemroot%:\windows\syswow64\wbem\.The malware authors or cyber criminals write different types of malicious programs and name it as mofcomp.exe to damage the software and hardware.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to check if your computer is infected with mofcomp.exe malware?       

Malicious authors try to infect the systems with different types of malicious programs. Each form of malicious software is designed to infect the system that creates different issues and impact on the system. One can notice the following changes once the system is infected with mofcomp.exe malware

  • If the internet connection fluctuation is high 
  • Mofcomp.exe file is taking more of your CPU memory 
  • System performance is very low
  • System is redirected to some strange websites 
  • System is getting some annoying popup ads 
  • System freezes quiet often
  • It invites other malware to infect and damage the system and exploits the same to collect the user private information

If you notice any of these symptoms, it is likely that your system is infect with mofcomp.exe malware. To make sure, press the Ctrl+Alt+Del keys together in combination to open the Task Manager, go to the process tab and right-click on the mofcomp.exe to open the information about its location. If the file is located outside of %systemroot%:\windows\syswow64\wbem\, you can conclude that mofcomp.exe is a harmful malware.

How to remove Mofcomp.exe malware from system using Comodo Free Antivirus?

Step 1: Download the award-winning Free Comodo Antivirus.

Step 2: Check on the “Do not detect new networks again” option when Comodo Internet Security internal firewall activates the network detection process.

Step 3: After network detection is complete, press “Close” button for a scan window.

Step 4: Restart your PC.

Step 5: It will take some time for the Comodo Internet Security to update the antivirus.

Step 6: Proceed with a quick scan that automatically begins after the update.

Step 7: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be prompted with an alert screen.

Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove Mofcomp.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 27 November 2011 at 12:07 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Корпорация Майкрософт Executable daf01422ebf69706
44af2ec16ab4c761
2ef4b378
fc64e4d43db82586
b25d0ece605b8197
Virus.Win32.
Virut.Ce
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-2108)
5.1.2600.5
512
Russian Federation N/A
2 Корпорация Майкрософт Executable f08c532c2c86488c
590b6421ab34b963
68ac52bf
4b5b978c2216e77a
3404759721ef0389
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-2108)
5.1.2600.5
512
Ukraine N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 9d50ae55fde8105d
d62a8cc4ca10fc57
e2c4ac4a
e12c635198c05f9e
47553b0f4a5f6df1
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
Ghana N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 357ffa47ff966ce4
c8dc587bef7d434a
a3b48ed4
dbd6c378ec790ae6
c8831a70182f3ca9
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
Pakistan N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 15 July 2008 at 7:32 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable d405e717e305d635
7fa612c5ef82cdec
488c1ad5
bab8d493c9f342ed
90958642b60c978b
No 6.2.9200.1
6384
(win8_rtm.
120725-124
7)
6.2.9200.1
6384
United States
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable a5b3199f6e6f2de5
274faa70402ad649
36e23404
8a8a5c60560e09fb
c24019c462a014ea
No 5.1.2600.1
106
(xpsp1.020
828-1920)
5.1.2600.1
106
Canada
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable a4b6357ba19660ed
aa7abcf0279f68ae
ba1afa2a
d80832a66b2284a8
1a57f2de8bf4e35f
No 10.0.17738
.1000
(WinBuild.
160101.080
0)
10.0.17738
.1000
Japan
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable a926f062b95063bf
4df08b445454e5b4
72986ae7
53ab91efa7b145af
e5df6fb5916f00f1
No 10.0.16232
.1000
(WinBuild.
160101.080
0)
10.0.16232
.1000
Germany
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