How to Remove “Ps.exe”

Ps.exe is a legitimate file process known as Punto Switcher. It is associated with Punto Switcher and developed by Punto.Ru. You can locate the file in C:\Program Files by default. The virus is created by malware authors and are named them after ps.exe file to spread virus over the internet.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

Following are the indications to check if your PC is infected with ps.exe malware

Keep an eye for the following symptoms to see if your PC is infected with ps.exe malware

  • Consistent fluctuation of the internet
  • Instant diversion to some unwanted websites
  • Slowing down of PC performance
  • Displaying of unwanted pop ups
  • Freezing of system screen

If you find any of  the following symptoms, confirm the ps.exe infection on the PC through some of these simple steps

1) Press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open task manager.

2) If the file is located outside C:\Program Files, then you can be sure about the infection and an antivirus scan is essential to remove it from the infected system.

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

Comodo Cleaning Essentials (CCE) incoporates antivirus software with unique features like auto sandboxing to identify and obstruct every suspicious process running on an endpoint with a single click instantly. The efficient antivirus scanner helps to remove harmful threats from the system.

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

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



 

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 02 September 2013 at 1:49 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Sysinternals Executable e42b303c960f8238
65074555b420405e
fe5b91eb
91909fc023255f3c
969b6dff17900f55
ApplicUnsaf.
Win32.PsExec
.131
No 1.31 1.31 United States N/A
2 N/A Executable a67423e11587060f
155e9bd5c3282319
d1ac2882
a9bf973249a76b21
4b38a5483544709f
Unclassified
Malware
No N/A N/A Russian Federation N/A
3 Setup Executable 0b55e56a6add6b4d
d4ceff475a0018a2
03d02a5a
8300c91b40229b42
301aebc6d8859907
Application.
Win32.Agent.
~AVL
No 1.0.0.1 1.0.0.1 China N/A
4 N/A Executable 8c01149d91df6aec
4a20ce3aed145711
4874a35a
65535a3e8512caa9
848d665c02bf1f49
Unclassified
Malware
No 1.0.0.0 1.0.0.0 China N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 22 July 2009 at 3:08 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable 3cd65fa9e76da76d
4e99888f5c473d28
44cabe90
64b40c15e61d154f
1079aa8f22e343a3
No N/A N/A 10.108.51.116/32
2 N/A Executable 6cfc857e84d7034b
e2fc3c61ff5f7a14
65ac6fad
d89518419c4a690f
d42d36d790fd3360
No N/A N/A United States
3 N/A Executable 7c20a828dd936a5e
3060f60d7399792c
496d5662
19daf2abd6c4d06e
435391a74dd36dbe
No N/A N/A United States
4 N/A Non-executable 977d19939bddb751
e3d865767561433e
e3444307
a472f64e4035b9fb
72c7f4902620c476
No N/A N/A 10.108.51.140/32
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