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: 08 May 2010 at 6:42 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 435a2ec41aac0a11
70815fb2a06bac14
8b6819c5
bd8db73f0e0b5bca
4d876f5d0f5415da
TrojWare.Win
32.Agent.~JH
1
No 1.00 1.00 New Zealand N/A
2 N/A Executable f69f2b89f0f82d00
3998cc7a7856f5be
c5582be5
1c739f8ba1cf2cbf
190dacd7aa662609
Unclassified
Malware
No 1.0.0.0 1.0.0.0 United States N/A
3 Skype Technologies S.A. Executable 927778e0beba5194
aaa2fb4ff00f1777
123f368c
ae983c5fb30a2580
d0acf55f0aca3e66
Heur.Suspici
ous
Yes 55.56.0163 55.56.0163 Italy N/A
4 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
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 15 March 2009 at 6:26 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable 33e8daa927a3a03c
7a7dd683b7673423
1c616df0
05109f816797ea76
5c52904c96e10666
No 0.0.0.0 0.0.0.0 Internal Submission
2 N/A Executable 5bbf5157bb59b05b
a360bd242d99bc54
f2c106b3
b2ab07b9a56748d2
7e8ca91087ecee7a
No N/A N/A United States
3 N/A Executable 7c23f68318815402
01a3d8fa303b9ecd
49c06bc4
42fc7dba632cd639
e128c191c691fb38
No N/A N/A Colombia
4 Microsoft Executable e6178188703e185f
00f80bd8074e139e
3438f186
8254d100abc55f71
181a5e9ae7674a5c
No 1.0.0.0 1.0.0.0 Internal Submission
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