How to Remove “NBService.exe”

What is NBService.exe?


NBService.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as Nero BackItUp Application. It belongs to software Nero 8 and was developed by Nero AG. It is commonly stored in C:\Program Files. The malware programmers or cyber criminals write different types of malicious programs and name it as NBService.exe to damage the software and hardware.

Affected Platform: Windows OS


How to check if your computer is infected with NBService.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 NBService.exe malware
  • If the internet connection fluctuation is high 
  • If the NBService.exe file is taking more of your CPU memory 
  • If the system performance is very low
  • If the system is redirected to some strange websites 
  • If the system is getting some annoying popup ads 
  • If the system freezes quiet often
  • If it invites other malware to infect and damage the system and exploits the same to collect the user private informaton
When one of these happens then you can be sure that your system is infected with setup.exe  malware. To confirm that go to task manager by pressing the combination of keys ctrl+alt+del and go to the process tab and right click on the NBService.exe and open the location, if the location is subfolder C:\Program Files then the system is not affected by NBService.exe, if the location is somewhere else then the system is affected by NBService.exe malware.

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

Ideally, replacing the existing NBService.exe file on your computer with a different version procured from the Internet is advisable. To remove the file using Comodo's trusted and effective antivirus software, follow the steps below:

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

Step 2: Installation configuration frames will be displayed. Select the configuration you would like to apply.

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 NBService.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!
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Malware Entries

First Seen: 20 November 2008 at 10:35 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Nero AG Executable 1ae711455c090660
32fdda14ec6cd424
4ee1272d
12ca47af98f92996
4329a77b17a55679
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 2, 9, 1, 0 2, 9, 1, 0 United Arab Emirates N/A
2 Nero AG Executable 0efb3cc19caa1419
9e13d179790e10e4
ee76f42d
9165444554296ffd
c6630fafa89c3b54
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 2, 6, 6, 0 2, 6, 6, 0 Russian Federation N/A
3 Nero AG Executable 73379136c4a92e68
e24f88fe54654254
76f45408
27e241e7f7545cb2
db0ba940570a1124
Virus.Win32.
Expiro.NB
No 2, 7, 7, 3 2, 7, 7, 3 Spain N/A
4 N/A Executable 4a420680bbe7cf8c
5fe5ba909df00698
a93b1be1
fd70502e2d74ba5d
28ebd27f3bfd41ff
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No N/A N/A India N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 03 June 2008 at 5:17 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Nero AG Executable 8a4efaa1b360e149
75de32693b259274
be24d6e2
b98e6fe440da47e2
960015d39ce2ed01
No 2, 0, 5, 0 2, 0, 5, 0 Internal Submission
2 Nero AG Executable 0679f69ef059dda6
3f61406d14def512
3c18a153
6027f5f9037972b8
0e12381f01ecb50e
Yes 15.0.29.0 15.0.29.0 Macedonia
3 Nero AG Executable ccc91b4b8d3da3d8
7001d018ccc94217
3056c2e5
7b6332395064a045
68c332286c93b4a5
No 4.2.0.107 4.2.0.107 Brazil
4 Nero AG Executable 67ae20feb50683b6
1d9263300e64c5c6
32f4bf51
2aae889742376edc
5c3203dfb74f28fd
Yes 3, 5, 3, 0 3, 5, 3, 0 Internal Submission
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