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.
 
Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove the setup.exe virus from your computer including all other malwares!
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Malware Entries

First Seen: 20 February 2018 at 6:08 am
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Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
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Malware Behavior
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244.4872
432.555.23
.87
United States N/A
2 Oracle Corporation Executable eea8294248995358
c8f819e62602129f
1f0023ef
037ec607798d9955
de8eb7984ee74b8c
Unclassified
Malware
Yes 3.17.0168 3.17.0168 United States N/A
3 N/A Executable 6adea70b66520939
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d5a61d16
364554d663c88f9a
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ApplicUnwnt No N/A N/A United States N/A
4 PCTHERM Executable f12baa750b3739bb
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819212d8
e0b46241c1cb641d
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TrojWare.Win
32.PSW.WebMo
ner.~dy003
No 2.1.0.17 2.1.0.17 Poland N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 04 June 2008 at 11:06 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 The Chromium Authors Executable d682edf83d7d116e
97819bfd1527d8e9
e939ddec
641c4ae138d137ce
84e820ba28aed13a
No 66.0.3346.
0
66.0.3346.
0
10.108.51.119/32
2 ITSG GmbH Executable b4d29299fc0e76d8
14323a657805a9fa
a4307679
2ebd1dd2c8d0fe4b
02a1e9e66a6d48a1
No 17.1.0.0 N/A 10.100.19.18/32
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c755bbf3b09a554e
f9354c7f
b20e774d6479354d
4fc83627e6b35fb8
No 66.0.3351.
0
66.0.3351.
0
United Kingdom
4 The Chromium Authors Executable 69d97f76946d6b82
b0238aa29d5ea938
fdea1e85
c098bb11353305f7
2c0b886625348847
No 66.0.3351.
0
66.0.3351.
0
10.0.17.142/32
Display 4 items per page
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  • 8 items per page
  • 16 items per page
  • 32 items per page
 
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