How to Remove “SAMreport.exe”

What is SAMreport.exe?

SAMreport.exe is a legitimate file process developed by InstallShield Software Corporation. This process is known as PackageForTheWebStub and it belongs to PackageForTheWebStub. You can locate the file in C:\users\user\downloads\samreport.exe. The virus is created by malware authors and is named after SAMreport.exe file.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

Keep an eye for the following symptoms to check if your PC is infected with SAMreport.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 SAMreport.exe file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\users\user\downloads\samreport.exe, then you should take measures to get rid of the malware.

How to remove SAMreport.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 SAMreport.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 SAMreport.exe  malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 15 June 2009 at 10:37 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 InstallShield Software Corporation Executable 510a4c21b531f832
dba2797862434d62
16072d3b
ad8c745a3174de0f
f3bdd60d8ab598f4
Virus.Win32.
Parite.gen
No 2.04.001 2.04.001 Pakistan N/A
2 N/A Executable 3e1a0ec85651a49b
873fac758bfea62b
2873ebed
44aa393b28c0ffad
9dbbac2c12b40bea
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No N/A N/A Russian Federation N/A
3 N/A Executable 9cff6b87efc4f559
4691dec33c8bd99a
5fb79411
0871ac8bf54fd88b
db9b21cbab171581
TrojWare.Win
32.Ransom.Bl
ocker.UOY
No N/A N/A Philippines N/A
4 InstallShield Software Corporation Executable 06bccce358e664a5
4cbb510794e9eaa6
9ea47301
50d7008f92ff2d07
3e127e3eee856522
Win32.Jeefo.
A
No 2.04.001 2.04.001 Poland N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 08 April 2009 at 10:24 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Sky Co., LTD. Executable 3cb312733333f48a
5776141591b0d64b
bed921b1
24a6a519b5219ba3
dc31dd8a1b795c39
No 7.100.06 7.100.06 Internal Submission
2 InstallShield Software Corporation Executable 3130fd91ad4f3328
6114fda7242a007b
74cf567c
f7b824bc6543dbc3
567f103cf770d2e0
No 2.04.001 2.04.001 Russian Federation
3 N/A Non-executable adbeaa2c35ffb0eb
8f36a25074a26918
cc6e3448
cee96bace3b4ffc2
d66a3cb6731a8b89
No N/A N/A Internal Submission
4 InstallShield Software Corporation Executable adbb19c16fd78b50
4449a44618c952df
2e439305
6b41e3a051714aaa
c229318badf8a25c
No 2.04.001 2.04.001 Russian Federation
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