How to Remove “Openssl.exe”

What is Openssl.exe?


Openssl.exe is a legitimate file. It is also known as open ssl application and it belongs to Apache Software Foundation.  It is commonly stored in sub folder of  file C:\Programes\Apache. Since it is a very essential file for all websites, the malware programmers or cyber criminals write the different types of malicious programs and name it as openssl.exe to damage the software and hardware.
 
Affected Platform: Windows OS
 

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

 
The type of malware programs varies and the mode of infection also varies. Any of the following can alert you if the system is infected.  
  • If the internet connection fluctuation is high 
  • If the Open.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 
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 Open.exe to check the location, if the location is a sub folder of  C:\Programes\Apache then the system is not affected by openssl.exe, if the location is somewhere else then the system is affected by openssl.exe malware. 
 
How to remove the Openssl.exe file from system using Comodo Antivirus?
 
Step 1: Download the award-winning Free Internet Security.
 
Step 2: Installation configuration frames will be displayed. Select the configuration you would like to apply.
 
Step 3: Select Customize Configuration option and arrange installers, configuration, and file location.
 
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 the Openssl.exe virus from your computer including all other malwares!
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Malware Entries

First Seen: 05 July 2018 at 7:07 pm
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Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable a1be13c2f26c5d6d
ba82c5fea9079317
ce33782a
f5f31fec117fae81
82e18b5d3ea477cd
Win32.Neshta
.A
No N/A N/A United States N/A
2 N/A Executable d3a067d6ca938b4e
ce60c02dc6194745
f0e894e6
08d8bcc462e00f04
cc3efffc8ba8d825
Win32.Neshta
.A
No N/A N/A United States N/A
3 N/A Executable 7953be1e4aa5abf4
5789c9cd12056937
cf8fc8b5
f8770909146f5364
243652ff8ee5d7c2
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No N/A N/A Brazil N/A
4 N/A Executable 216b6e5a6da9ea64
b8c8c12233ed7dc9
cfc63b97
9b03d5536b9e5487
0de4d8080866b7af
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No N/A N/A India N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 25 June 2010 at 2:49 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable 772d65e14272ad7f
87a59b2b872b78d0
2d194230
4d94d28fcccfaf4c
226dbf546126710e
Yes N/A N/A 10.224.25.96/32
2 N/A Executable 76a3075e88c445b0
eb9698665dd635d0
d80dd674
ed838e05ba87f78b
af672b50edfe6cb6
No N/A N/A 10.224.25.44/32
3 N/A Executable 8b35294987c06a38
14182b4b71aa5159
90a2870b
c14f960be14ce153
049543a47ab21025
No N/A N/A 10.108.51.119/32
4 N/A Executable 02235a921c2aac74
fc9ac7c7e37692c4
c56741cc
6303df50210416bb
db603b32e0f9e46a
No N/A N/A United States
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