How to Remove “Random.exe”

What is Random.exe?

Random.exe is a legitimate file process developed by OSIsoft, LLC. This process is known as Random and it belongs to PI Server. You can locate the file in C:\Program Files. The virus is created by malware authors and is named after Random.exe file.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

Keep an eye for the following symptoms to check if your PC is infected with Random.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 Random.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 Random.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 Random.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 Random.exe  malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 09 July 2012 at 1:01 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable c19aefd072800504
19d131f0f20169d9
279c1aaf
817c768b2ab2f983
12882fb2c0eeee1f
Unclassified
Malware
No N/A N/A Internal Submission N/A
2 N/A Executable 11674a02dcbfae5b
a79d320559e9b766
76b473ac
3d7ac40af6e0b8d0
b9c278e582025d27
TrojWare.MSI
L.Spy.Agent.
aka
No 46.29.73.9
9
46.29.73.9
9
Internal Submission N/A
3 Microsoft Executable 61fc592c8cff08e2
cfdb019acb211c81
0ee05db2
f5319734071e4e78
f8a68fe3df39d9cd
Unclassified
Malware
No 1.0.0.0 1.0.0.0 Internal Submission N/A
4 N/A Executable 4227c705dd8528e2
600f5e30cd2fa185
23fdefe0
6107b0003ebfb8cb
cb476d8e7bfedc6e
ApplicUnwnt No 8.1.1.115 8.1.1.115 United States N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 11 September 2009 at 1:33 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Dell Inc. Executable 2e76126f2adf5295
79045e5078f70162
e27d33fa
5b7f0a29bcc65010
17f46548ec73a1b3
No 8, 0, 2, 0 8, 0, 2, 0 Internal Submission
2 N/A Executable 33e8daa927a3a03c
7a7dd683b7673423
1c616df0
05109f816797ea76
5c52904c96e10666
No 0.0.0.0 0.0.0.0 Internal Submission
3 N/A Executable ff9b5742b84b0d4a
793325a6197345f2
a38a30b9
9ad80e118dd4719e
1dc7cf3da0454650
No N/A N/A Hungary
4 Dell Inc. Executable d0a31a38dcb78a8c
ec30034129d7d182
9b78a32b
e1fccc13004450a5
895170aa4506b6ef
No 8, 0, 2, 0 8, 0, 2, 0 Internal Submission
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