How to Remove “RegFlash.exe”

What is RegFlash.exe?

RegFlash.exe is a legitimate executable file developed by Macromedia, Inc. This process is known as Shockwave Flash  and it belongs to the Shockwave Flash software. It is commonly stored in C:\Program files. Cybercriminals find a way out to mimic malicious programs in the name of RegFlash.exe to spread malware infection.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to detect whether your system is affected by RegFlash.exe ?

Viruses can easily affect and corrupt “.exe” files causing several system malfunctions. Below are the symptoms to check if your system is infected with the malware:

  • Problem during computer startup.
  • Problem during program startup.
  • Errors while running specific functions.
  • Damaged and missing link files.
  • Conflict in the process.
  • Missing or corrupted driver files.
  • Invalid Windows registry.
  • Hardware malfunction.

To further establish the infection of malware, take the following steps:

  • Go to Task Manager by pressing the combination of keys CTRL+ALT+DEL.
  • Go to the process tab and right-click on the RegFlash.exe file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Program files folder, then you should perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware infection.

How does Comodo Antivirus help you to protect your system from RegFlash.exe malware?

Comodo Antivirus protects your system from malware attacks and also removes any existing infections. Following are the steps to effectively purge out the RegFlash.exe malware from your system.

Step 1: Download and install Comodo Antivirus.

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

Step 3: Select Customize Configuration option and arrange installers, configuration, and file location.

Step 4: Restart your PC.

Step 5: Wait until the Comodo Internet Security updates the antivirus.

Step 6: Initiate a quick scan that instantly begins after the update.

Step 7: If the system is infected with RegFlash.exe malware or any other threats, you will be prompted with an alert screen upon scanning.

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 26 June 2009 at 8:34 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Macromedia, Inc. Executable 3b1720930c158091
ca6929e009289215
9bcb402b
30944768ee19607e
dc28e521f3c19f87
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 6,0,21,0 6,0,21,0 Russian Federation N/A
2 N/A Executable f219b93c3f9ab5a2
27ebcf2979729f52
d82dcc23
aef871df3e49d22a
291013a69c57c82a
Win32.Viking
.CH~clean
No N/A N/A Romania N/A
3 Macromedia, Inc. Executable a39168fe7688b97e
8f7a55f15773c54d
66258150
ef2a9875e4a2db3a
12559380ef2fd002
Win32.Jeefo.
A
No 7,0,19,0 7,0,19,0 Canada N/A
4 Macromedia, Inc. Executable e185c3851516b94d
5254c4c776657f5f
dc82bfbe
b791037d84818f14
b1df7b185f2bcc24
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 7,0,19,0 7,0,19,0 France N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 15 March 2009 at 3:42 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 NanShan Executable 1eb10623ebee57da
1ee12adb2ecebe97
8bf2dfc0
9496acbe5c968a80
8a564cfacd241026
No 1.00 1.00 Taiwan
2 Macromedia, Inc. Executable 83591d103f52c5f4
19efb40b503c1de9
fb363064
55de2ce5177964b3
790c12452fefa73b
No 7,0,19,0 7,0,19,0 10.108.51.119/32
3 N/A Executable 28dde377d356d650
41397df9bbaae25b
04eb8730
255448211fc8f34f
8c42de423ce623be
No 1, 32, 0,
0
1, 32, 0,
0
10.108.18.68/32
4 N/A Executable 28dde377d356d650
41397df9bbaae25b
04eb8730
255448211fc8f34f
8c42de423ce623be
No 1, 32, 0,
0
1, 32, 0,
0
10.224.1.115/32
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