How to Remove “Setup.exe”

What is setup.exe?


setup.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as setup program and it is a very common file name for all the software product to install applications. Based on the application it can be installed anywhere in the hard disk. The malware programmers or cyber criminals write the different types of malicious programs and name it as setup.exe to damage the software and hardware.
 
Affected Platform: Windows OS
 

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

Malicious authors try to infect the systems with different types of malicious programs. Each form of malicious software is designed to infect the system that creates different issues and impact on the system. One can notice the following changes once the system is infected with setup.exe  malware

  • If the internet connection fluctuation is high 
  • If the setup.exe file is taking more of your CPU memory 
  • If the system performance is very low
  • If the system is redirected to some strange websites 
  • If the system is getting some annoying popup ads 
  • If the system freezes quiet often
  • If it invites the other malware to infect and damage the system and exploits the same to collect the user private information
When one of these happens then you can be sure that your system is infected with setup.exe malware.
 
How to remove the setup.exe file from system using Comodo Antivirus?
 
Step 1: Download the award-winning Free Internet Security.
 
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: It will take some time for the Comodo Internet Security to update the antivirus.
 
Step 6: Proceed with a quick scan that automatically begins after the update.
 
Step 7: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be prompted with an alert screen.
 
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Malware Entries

First Seen: 10 April 2019 at 2:15 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Fusion Install Executable 8ea4476c9ecc281a
92a02b8727c7d985
5a436c22
fbbc2745a0b90840
c22c69027b2b3398
Application.
Win32.IBryte
.X
Yes 2.4.8.1 2.4.8.1 United States N/A
2 N/A Executable 78deee1e7cc3930b
f63d4a41229bd44b
b70106d1
399943cfffdcb1e2
23e851163ef8737e
Unclassified
Malware
No N/A N/A Turkey N/A
3 http://youtubedownloader Executable 73837e63a89ee4cc
7db7dd60648fd0b4
9a7a2e74
b180f9e44662b0a9
9b00e7d104c51f40
Unclassified
Malware
No 8.6.0.1 8 Australia N/A
4 N/A Executable a01426efbee82fea
08b5b9833d7a67a4
b7b73802
21b49ad5668b49c7
ff6583ee97756a2a
Unclassified
Malware
No 0.0.0.0 0.0.0.0 Philippines N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 04 July 2008 at 1:38 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 МГК ГРАНД Executable 4be2895d9ff50b6a
828af7786f110c71
ed59d840
e6625395bd8141d0
e4f490f0d58e97fb
Yes 9.1.3.2446
4
9.1.3 United States
2 N/A Executable c8821bb73b1de788
608650eb7d36af66
d11d064d
c2edd5b9ca6588a2
f3ba6135456048f0
Yes N/A N/A 10.224.25.96/32
3 AKApplications Executable 16c21a9f598b49f6
ce6b2562312ff22b
6dcb158c
e4722de9dde5eb45
f9c5a7d13a7dfcf5
Yes 3. 7. 752.
0
3. 7. 752.
0
United States
4 N/A Executable c8821bb73b1de788
608650eb7d36af66
d11d064d
c2edd5b9ca6588a2
f3ba6135456048f0
Yes N/A N/A United States
Display 4 items per page
  • 4 items per page
  • 8 items per page
  • 16 items per page
  • 32 items per page
 
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