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: 19 January 2011 at 11:34 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable e28c7da39ddc5d8d
00bb71dc0acfb6cb
1a5bba42
71e41fa6866b3192
11315ee7bcfc592d
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 5.1.2600.2
180
(xpsp_sp2_
rtm.040803
-2158)
5.1.2600.2
180
Egypt N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 34c6d919345e8967
2a863e568dd0399c
22684fed
4b549709efcdf204
35f945fc7bfa7c4d
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
Canada N/A
3 N/A Executable 9a16b08cd280f0e9
8f517aec8724f08c
a1de24ea
e0e22d44ad413495
645a8f9254b4733c
Unclassified
Malware
No N/A N/A Internal Submission N/A
4 Корпорация Майкрософт Executable fed243d3e512900f
1197527048a78293
18065c15
1b8d8c739997a332
644cec060839d396
Virus.Win32.
Expiro.nw
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-2105)
5.1.2600.5
512
Russian Federation N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 04 June 2008 at 3:43 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 2087f02d37914e1d
65f23cd99a88304c
5ea7b82c
8ecd6807e131d083
f0f25576ae5d4d76
No 5.1.2600.1
11
(xpclnt_qf
e.021108-2
107)
5.1.2600.1
11
United States
2 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
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable b6ec047dd7737b48
740a2c5d3963d9bf
39e6896b
b82a046afa68256c
070be3871ef805e7
No 5.1.2600.5
620
(xpsp_sp3_
qfe.080613
-1307)
5.1.2600.5
620
Internal Submission
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 22c62335fdacc65e
6051d597bbe992d4
5babdd7d
67b2d91c47b5b86d
a90cdfcbafb28292
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-2105)
5.1.2600.5
512
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