How to Remove “QPSTServer.exe”

What is QPSTServer.exe?

QPSTServer.exe is a legitimate process file popularly known as QPST Server. It belongs to QPST Server, developed by Qualcomm, Inc. It is located in C:\Program Files by default.

Malware programmers write virus files with malicious scripts and save them as QPSTServer.exe with an intention to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platforms: Windows OS

How to determine if your computer is infected with QPSTServer.exe malware?

Look out for these symptoms to check if your PC is infected with QPSTServer.exe malware:

  • Unstable internet connection
  • QPSTServer.exe occupies extra CPU space
  • PC processing speed slows down
  • Browser often redirects to irrelevant websites
  • Browser is bombarded with hordes of popup ads
  • Computer screen freezes repeatedly

Take the following steps to diagnose your PC for possible QPSTServer.exe malware attack:

Step 1: Simultaneously press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.

Step 2: If you notice the file located outside C:\Program Files, perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

How to remove QPSTServer.exe malware from system using Comodo Antivirus?

Step 1: Download our award-winning Free Antivirus

Step 2: Installation configuration frames will be displayed. Select the configuration you would like to apply.

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Step 6: Proceed with the quick scan that automatically begins after the update.

Step 7: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be notified through an alert screen.

Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove QPSTServer.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!
 

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 12 December 2010 at 6:10 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Qualcomm Technologies Inc. Executable 553d5881cac2f8dd
8d64260935b1d581
51a461b7
eb6b3940b5e661ad
a0857cd5f1ddf35a
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.A
No 2.7.0.437 2.7.0.437 Indonesia N/A
2 QUALCOMM, Incorporated Executable 6780fd72fcb57487
32cf59041b82165d
79f78f10
f4a8f2ccefab482d
1ff15b97275b2134
TrojWare.Win
32.Patched.P
No 2.7.0.323 2.7.0.323 181.208.44.36/32 N/A
3 Qualcomm Technologies Inc. Executable ecdbd0df9d71e78e
0c178643ee91322a
f6dc24c1
6d54fc1348691aa3
6abb2d5f490de337
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No 2.7.0.425 2.7.0.425 Turkey N/A
4 QUALCOMM, Incorporated Executable cedc165aa041e0e9
fcc8b2dad320d447
c6f322c1
6689a6dbbe8e2b89
3b6b14b77fe43b16
Virus.Win32.
Sality.q
No 2.7.0.301 2.7.0.301 Russian Federation N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 07 October 2009 at 9:36 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 QUALCOMM, Incorporated Executable 91bf927eccd8545b
c28dd67ca784a8aa
3e84b959
8a97f80c0efbb630
4464a5a0af1dc1c2
No 2.7.0.91 2.7.0.91 United States
2 QUALCOMM, Incorporated Executable e18cb58a70dc6aba
6b1374a10844fce5
427f44f3
849783418a38a917
c72f6aa7e3881c2c
No 2.7.0.91 2.7.0.91 Internal Submission
3 QUALCOMM, Incorporated Executable 49de59c04f5b95eb
ad01876b1ffb5e96
952a7848
f605210c236d1c78
c37114112aa9ba5b
No 2.7.0.301 2.7.0.301 Russian Federation
4 QUALCOMM, Incorporated Executable 1337c3e68c42a211
bd00e800ba7dfbbb
74056e17
0dd6b8c94a29fd65
0d0a254d61a1fb79
No 2.7.0.91 2.7.0.91 Internal Submission
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