How to Remove “Osk.exe”

What is Osk.exe?


Osk.exe is a legitimate file. It is also known as  Accessibility On-Screen Keyboard and it is developed by Microsoft Corporation.  It is commonly stored in C:\Windows\System32. The malware programmers or cyber criminals wire the different types of malicious programs and name it as osk.exe to damage the software and hardware.
 
Affected Platform: Windows OS
 

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

 
When the internet connection fluctuation is high, or system performance is very low, or if you are redirected to some strange websites or if you are getting some annoying popup ads, then the system might be affected by Osk.exe. To confirm, go to task manager by pressing the combination of keys ctrl+alt+del and go to the process and right click on the Osk.exe and open the location, if the location is c:\windows\system32 then the system is not affected by Osk.exe, if the location is somewhere else then the system is affected by Osk.exe malware.   
 
How to remove the Osk.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 Osk.exe  virus from your computer including all other malwares!
 
 
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Malware Entries

First Seen: 28 January 2012 at 3:59 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 71a754f1b3894375
5410c8f3a36f4e8a
e13b38ef
797032e23b87ba40
8adc0776fd857d74
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7601.1
8512
(win7sp1_g
dr.140617-
1517)
6.1.7601.1
8512
Indonesia N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 5322e449e1cc5b2a
c937f62d891b57e9
6d332d06
879303ad40bc0a54
e16fdc96885333a5
Virus.Win32.
Expiro.SR
No 6.2.9200.1
6384
(win8_rtm.
120725-124
7)
6.2.9200.1
6384
South Africa N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable d2251d35bcf059f6
1cd74b2f3b969dae
7ea6a918
1a63638ca7ec1b04
69e59b0faee30ce1
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
United States N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable d78bf8d05f75830e
e236364314c5775e
e62d1968
fe6972b876f702b2
a3855010014dd5f6
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
United States N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 25 February 2012 at 3:22 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 2b7bf281f1b0898b
7fc504de243b419d
a0d55e94
05cc2ea66b701bfd
f7ccd607aef4a46a
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-2105)
5.1.2600.5
512
United States
2 ReactOS Development Team Executable df41047049191975
a1833cc9df4c587b
91c0dd11
dcf3c7803db6b6f4
2e68f49712fc1b2d
No 0.4.8 0.4.8 United States
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 05b677aa229e5c08
f5dad21ba683c3a5
1e65d353
9be3c0df8405288b
7d0eee56754789a3
No 10.0.10240
.16384
(th1.15070
9-1700)
10.0.10240
.16384
United States
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 7c284d17d0939a47
4da48cc94189dc5d
60ee51bb
b71ddcefbf89e59f
12eb7adbe74e9339
No 10.0.17127
.1
(WinBuild.
160101.080
0)
10.0.17127
.1
Japan
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