How to Remove “ScanningProcess.exe”

What is ScanningProcess.exe?

ScanningProcess.exe is a legitimate process file popularly known as ZoneAlarm Security Suite. It belongs to ZoneAlarm Security Suite, developed by Kaspersky labs. It is located in C:\Windows\System32 by default.
Malware programmers write virus files with malicious scripts and save them as ScanningProcess.exe with an intention to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platforms: Windows OS

How to determine if your computer is infected with ScanningProcess.exe malware?

Look out for these symptoms to check if your PC is infected with ScanningProcess.exe malware:

  • Unstable internet connection
  • ScanningProcess.exe occupies extra CPU space
  • PC processing speed slows down
  • Browser often redirects to irrelevant websites
  • Browser is bombarded with hordes of popup ads
  • Computer screen freezes repeatedly

Take the following steps to diagnose your PC for possible ScanningProcess.exe malware attack:

Step 1: Simultaneously press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.

Step 2: If you notice the file located outside C:\Windows\System32, perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

How to remove ScanningProcess.exe malware from system using Comodo Antivirus?

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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 after the installation gets over.

Step 5: Wait for Comodo Internet Security to update the antivirus.

Step 6: Proceed with the quick scan that automatically begins after the update.

Step 7: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be notified through an alert screen.

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 16 September 2008 at 8:54 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable f46f8f65e62403fb
f38b611c304a607e
2164908c
21a37afe7bd01fe8
1f24f34e0a67ae92
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No N/A N/A Germany N/A
2 N/A Executable bcb5b3994be94dce
f02e434e505afc63
1b7cbcc7
e201dd588977d94d
26adaae6d1ebe622
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.A
No N/A N/A United Kingdom N/A
3 N/A Executable 8eb26c3755447700
08ad2d0a07f86ea5
3079b9dd
N/A Virus.Win32.
Virut.BO
No N/A N/A Canada N/A
4 Kaspersky Lab. Executable 1a15bb5f85cabc74
40f1485353d2ea57
6d9600cb
68869d9977820614
4be7a20679a70c9e
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.H
No 5, 0, 1,
86
5, 0, 1,
86
Canada N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 05 August 2008 at 10:30 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable 6214036d6f4930f6
4c8b39556f1a90b0
e41bd8da
81cdf1aab2ed1d5d
dafef8d1f1368782
No N/A N/A Internal Submission
2 Kaspersky Lab. Executable 5b821a7637487411
689ccd688c9a475d
71bf4f2f
079f7be35babe972
c02c6297d2413ae6
Yes 5, 0, 1,
93
5, 0, 1,
93
Czech Republic
3 N/A Executable ed0ebee5efcb2c80
eb6862f17cee8856
27b732f1
N/A No N/A N/A Slovakia
4 N/A Executable 06555fe75e9265bf
07b749d11748b01a
3700e400
1b7a06e61c2bcc1b
cbb8d6b46fe84534
No N/A N/A Internal Submission
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