How to Remove “Setup2.exe”

What is Setup2.exe?

Setup2.exe is a legitimate file process developed by Microsoft Corporation. This process is known as Security Center and it belongs to Windows Operating System. You can locate the file in C:\Winows\System32. The virus is created by malware authors and is named after Setup2.exe file.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to check if your computer is infected with Setup2.exe malware?

Keep an eye for the following symptoms to check if your PC is infected with Setup2.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:
1) Press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.
2) Go to the process tab and right-click on the Setup2.exe file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Windows\System32, then you should take measures to get rid of the malware.

How to remove Setup2.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 Setup2.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 Setup2.exe  malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 21 July 2008 at 8:55 am
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Malware Behavior
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TrojWare.Win
32.PSW.Dybal
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No N/A N/A Internal Submission N/A
2 N/A Executable 7547fc1594009af7
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Unclassified
Malware
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Backdoor.Win
32.Bifrose.a
bhj
No N/A N/A Internal Submission N/A
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Unclassified
Malware
No N/A N/A United States N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 16 July 2008 at 5:37 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 WildTangent Executable 0b3700a6ce741c68
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706208ae
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Yes 4.1.1.8 4.1.1.8 10.100.19.9/32
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 3c8243734cf43dd7
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cfa4377c
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988953990ec5bd11
Yes 9.29.1974.
0
9.29.1974.
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United States
3 IPS Przedsińôbiorstwo Informatyczne Executable 85615f21d63fcf38
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543637b3
5d1890708e3a49e0
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No N/A N/A United States
4 National Library of Medicine Executable 3dd54ba9e877d980
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Yes 2.0 2.0 Internal Submission
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