How to Remove “PccNTMon.exe”

What is PccNTMon.exe?


PccNTMon.exe is a legitimate file. The process is also known as I\O Monitor and developed by Trend Micro. This is used to monitor the data traffic in the interent or in the local network. It is commonly stored in C:\Program Files\Common Files. The malware programmers or cyber criminals write the different types of malicious programs and name it as PccNTMon.exe to damage the software and hardware.
 
Affected Platform: Windows OS


How to check if your computer is infected with PccNTMon.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 PccNTMon.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 C:\Program Files\Common Files, then the system is not affected by PccNTMon.exe, if the location is somewhere else then the system is affected by PccNTMon.exe malware.
 
How to remove the PccNTMon.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 PccNTMon.exe virus from your computer including all other malwares!
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Malware Entries

First Seen: 01 September 2008 at 1:29 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Trend Micro Inc. Executable 84aa1b47ca455a27
376f34841c15cf55
c58d6b87
N/A Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 7.3.0.1020 7.3 Thailand N/A
2 Trend Micro Inc. Executable d9c4e04c90eb9325
4742055447b11b39
92adb81b
ef78626b4bead795
1e4395286e254c1f
Win32.Kashu.
B
No 10.0.0.106
8
10.0 India N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 02 August 2008 at 12:04 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Trend Micro Inc. Executable 03f2aa79eb0c23d0
6fed3e9d5820ed35
3aa8e44a
c59e765fc0ed8a87
b23d882ca58f8535
Yes 16.2.0.751
4
16.2 France
2 Trend Micro Inc. Executable 1b7b03dff7073cfe
bc2e54e1ced90e48
b4cff604
a54fcf9fad674d3f
8a5c5aee0d856c7a
No 8.0.0.1004 8.0 United Kingdom
3 Trend Micro Inc. Executable e17d87f404f2e072
ce41211e617fef03
ceae7bf7
14f5f001fa7765d3
39852ab89fe2932e
No 7.3.0.1220 7.3 Internal Submission
4 Trend Micro Inc. Executable bd2a6cbbcca0a899
67c29eb61351678a
91dfd05e
dc26448321fdf98b
c43dbd46f7698db6
Yes 12.0.0.141
7
12.0 United States
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