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: 19 October 2011 at 1:00 pm
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Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 499b3bc227304ec5
c201ad3116f896db
1619932f
2249afe31bc59ff5
ed1dbc0d51808bc9
TrojWare.Win
32.PSW.Dybal
om.~FAT
No N/A N/A Internal Submission N/A
2 iSoft Executable 60682d47d6049c3a
4a41512ba61c674f
0da90fdd
0e658144bcfce7e2
ef77f1a2f9ace7fe
Unclassified
Malware
No 1.4.1.2100 1.4.1.2100 Internal Submission N/A
3 N/A Executable 7547fc1594009af7
f98c4e98662c055c
4a532cfd
a4af4547a197664d
2637dccc658ef30b
Worm.Win32.A
inslot.AA
No 1,0,0,0 1.0.0.0 Internal Submission N/A
4 N/A Executable b76761cda5e4f53e
ead4d96206d2cdbe
41b6e112
89b7a9673ec40231
ed331decda20ba88
Unclassified
Malware
No N/A 1 United States N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 28 July 2008 at 5:15 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 WildTangent Executable 057136bbd6aa6ac0
5542c9018a4f38b1
cab15fd4
ce4c43d11889ff45
b5d5c944f4919a15
Yes 4.1.1.43 4.1.1.43 198.20.167.84/32
2 WildTangent Executable 0b3700a6ce741c68
829547f8d3fbdbc6
706208ae
9cc1c3c8e9a433c0
c84a45d594207c50
Yes 4.1.1.8 4.1.1.8 10.100.19.9/32
3 National Library of Medicine Executable 3dd54ba9e877d980
57831588e8257789
8b05ef8c
93cf0952aab51546
f27c6530a41a9a57
Yes 2.0 2.0 Internal Submission
4 WildTangent Executable 9f047312422f0d58
1bffe683a9746bdc
185e8a3c
4232c5fc997af6e0
c137d680423ea4dd
Yes 4.0.5.36 4.0.5.36 United Kingdom
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