How to Remove “Msohtmed.exe”

Msohtmed.exe is a legitimate file.This process is known as HEV. It is associated with Microsoft Office 2000 Professional,developed by Microsoft.
Malware programmers create files with virus scripts and name them after msohtmed.exe with an intention to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

Keep an eye for the following symptoms to see if your PC is infected with msohtmed.exe malware:

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • Msohtmed.exe takes too much CPU space
  • PC slows down significantly
  • Browser automatically redirects to some irrelevant websites
  • Unsolicited ads and popups starts appearing
  • Screen freezes constantly

If you identify the following changes in the system it means that the system is affected by msohtmed.exe.

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

Step 1: Download the award-winning Comodo Free 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 Msohtmed.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 18 October 2010 at 2:18 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 135cc834bee32316
3bf63e2cc341b602
73c72964
d3e196f929e09538
0ec57ecb786ea71b
Worm.Win32.M
abezat.b6
Yes 10.0.2609 10.0.2609 Egypt N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 2c6a46a76c9553a5
b6354f8807a5765b
0e13dcdc
e3b59e736d179f70
7a629042c3babe93
Virus.Win32.
Expiro.CG
No 12.0.4518.
1014
12.0.4518.
1014
Botswana N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable a8ae8dbd56a69240
033603851b434d11
be59f569
be4263240454fbb1
e024d578301b0c12
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 11.0.5510 11.0.5510 India N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable a7159e8f92764c79
d6c0ba563ca0de62
46efd8cb
9311810047f01f7d
c4598dbc141bfe75
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 11.0.5510 11.0.5510 Turkey N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 03 June 2008 at 3:14 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 528240423bdb18ff
0459ef10c0c1dff5
0b3e47d1
22b40bca0607fb46
4280f3467b76ca7a
Yes 16.0.8229.
2103
16.0.8229.
2103
China
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 94bb4333872c472f
ca319c5b59aa1f1d
0f651b7d
325898762af50cc9
d7a4c504b7cd6206
Yes 14.0.4730.
1010
14.0.4730.
1010
Morocco
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 5bfea6c8bd8a9ad2
197963921355f9b8
3ef1ac9c
bf14cebec88c1727
7a8b299fcbc5cebe
Yes 11.0.5510 11.0.5510 198.20.167.84/32
4 N/A Non-executable 7f69585e0f46b279
521ffcbbb43562f0
bc20435a
1a607dc2925db5ea
5314504543f3ee11
No N/A N/A United States
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