How to Remove “Remote.exe”

What is Remote.exe?


Remote.exe is a legitimate executable file developed by VSG Software. This process is known as RemoteControl MFC Application and it belongs to the software Remote. It is commonly stored in C:\Windows\System32. Cybercriminals find a way out to mimic malicious programs in the name of Remote.exe to spread malware infection.

Affected Platform: Windows OS
 

How to detect whether your system is affected by Remote.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 start-up.
  • Problem during program start-up.
  • 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 Remote.exe file and open its location.
If the file is located outside C:\Windows\System32 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 Remote.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 Remote.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 Remote.exe malware or any other threats, you will be prompted with an alert screen upon scanning.

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

First Seen: 27 January 2009 at 12:29 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable caabdc986dfa813d
d52616b38a7fea89
b8b95001
fc74a91658b7086d
278d03fa25d520fd
Unclassified
Malware
No 0.0.0.0 0.0.0.0 Internal Submission N/A
2 _ReaL_ Executable d94b7d6dc16a93bf
47243adcebb5ee44
635da733
d2b2150eb4c922b4
e00ac54f3518bf78
Backdoor.Win
32.Realgz
No 1.0.6.0 1.0.6.0 Internal Submission N/A
3 UltraVnc Executable ab9b732b28276502
3ce735e6c2190839
a50751bf
9287a98bf6e9c24c
f2770d57d6e8887a
Unclassified
Malware
Yes 4, 10, 0,
1
4, 10, 0,
1
United States N/A
4 TeamViewer GmbH Executable a0d70a3147362807
d309c2f1d68443d6
1e0fb2b3
3c1db616a0fa7efe
729ebe18d6b297a4
Packed.Win32
.MoleboxVS.~
A
No 5.0.8539.0 5.0 Internal Submission N/A
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44

Safe Entries

First Seen: 03 October 2008 at 8:48 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 48e9dc32a7263285
fed37348e60c9a39
ae0112b0
b0cecb1865825591
613fa55c4d5985fc
No 5.1.2600.0
(XPClient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.2600.0 United States
2 NST Executable 6729bbf2d057370f
513fbcb7b0ffe24e
2f91ab43
fc0a343033f1c84e
ddb85c30cf3f7e4e
No 1.0.4 1.0.4 10.224.1.116/32
3 N/A Executable 9a4c903a36dff561
430c7521f9c2d22b
4956eeba
acd8187b2087b7a8
99cfd1b6f12abd2d
No 5.5.0.0 5.5.0.0 Internal Submission
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 5e1123d3181134c5
958eb8989b8c0cac
1ca0f1f9
d05e1a067fa5e1cd
74d278a03c06b2d5
No 5.2.3790.0
(srv03_rtm
.030324-20
48)
5.2.3790.0 198.20.167.84/32
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