How to Remove “Procmon.exe”

What is Procmon.exe?

Procmon.exe is a legitimate file process developed by Sysinternals. This process is known as Process Monitor and it belongs to Sysinternals Utilities. You can locate the file in C:\Program Files. The virus is created by malware authors and is named after Procmon.exe file.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

Keep an eye for the following symptoms to check if your PC is infected with Procmon.exe malware:

  • Unstable internet connection
  • Browser redirects to unwanted websites
  • PC performance slows down
  • Browser is bombarded with hordes of popup ads
  • System screen freezes repeatedly

If you find any of  the above mentioned symptoms, take the following steps to be sure about the malware infection:

  • Press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.
  • Go to the process tab and right-click on the Procmon.exe file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Program Files, then you should take measures to get rid of the malware.

How to remove Procmon.exe malware from system with Comodo Cleaning Essentials?

Comodo Cleaning Essentials (CCE) incorporates antivirus software with unique features like auto-sandboxing to identify and obstruct every suspicious process running on an endpoint with a single click. To remove Procmon.exe malware using CCE, follow the steps mentioned below:

Step 1: Download the CCE suite.

Step 2: To start the application, double-click on the CCE.exe file.

Step 3: It then probes the antivirus to initiate a full system scan to identify and remove any existing malicious files.

Step 4: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be prompted with an alert screen.

Step 5: Comodo Cleaning Essentials will remove Procmon.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 12 November 2011 at 9:21 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable fef106fab1376cdf
5735294389d679db
2f69dab6
0ad897fa087fc5fe
7152507308a42583
TrojWare.Win
32.Delf.NRJ
No N/A N/A 102.186.4.192/32 N/A
2 Sysinternals - www.sysinternals.com Executable 80e74955bfb35d4c
83f785c48d2729ae
de9c3a2a
c484bda1935305eb
81c6c8f6b4a7a4e0
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 1.37 1.37 South Africa N/A
3 Sysinternals - www.sysinternals.com Executable a5f5947f54006644
b654d8ec2aa0dde5
227de9ba
ef80f437a82b2527
5c99791c6a86d9b1
Virus.Win32.
Parite.gen
Yes 1.37 1.37 Senegal N/A
4 N/A Executable 0a77056bcc402f21
66a73ec4d4595c85
31138052
907c1d3bc9c78b10
94a96cdf7b417f7f
TrojWare.Win
32.VB.OSKB
No N/A N/A United States N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 13 June 2008 at 12:38 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Sysinternals - www.sysinternals.com Executable c1266cac36f58278
127688bb8f00e1c7
e59678f9
db6a5b5cc0f337f3
323c88a115a38fac
Yes 3.20 3.20 10.100.19.18/32
2 Microsoft Executable 5f0af2f1f5facb53
68f5b923fd06a927
14b62b29
918100ad40564ac1
20ac4626371891b9
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
6.1.7600.1
6385
Internal Submission
3 Sysinternals - www.sysinternals.com Executable e5fa60cb410962ad
572533c8701c8126
85fee0f7
d8aebb8dd5f02dab
c05ced46884c421c
Yes 2.96 2.96 10.224.1.65/32
4 Sysinternals - www.sysinternals.com Executable e5fa60cb410962ad
572533c8701c8126
85fee0f7
d8aebb8dd5f02dab
c05ced46884c421c
Yes 2.96 2.96 10.224.1.54/32
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