How to Remove “Setup32.exe”

How is setup32.exe?


setup32.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as SETUP32 MFC Application  It belongs to SETUP32 MFC Application  and was developed by Microsoft. It is commonly stored in C:\Windows\System32. Malware programmers or cybercriminals write different types of malicious programs and name it as setup32.exe to spread virus.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to check if your computer is infected with setup32.exe malware?       


Each malware is different and causes unique problems to the system. You will notice one or several of the following symptoms if your system is infected with setup32.exe malware:

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • setup32.exe file is taking more of your CPU memory 
  • System performance is very low
  • Browser is redirected to some strange websites
  • Interference of annoying popup ads
  • Other malwares infiltrate into the system

To further establish the malware infection, take the following steps:

  • Go to Task Manager by pressing the combination of keys ctrl+alt+del
  • Go to the process tab and right-click on the setup32.exe and open the file location

If the file is located outside C:\Windows\System32, then it is likely that the system is affected with setup32.exe malware.

How to remove setup32.exe malware from system using Comodo Antivirus?

Ideally, replacing the existing setup32.exe file on your computer with a different version procured from the internet is advisable. To remove the file using Comodo's trusted and effective antivirus software, follow the steps below:

Step 1: Download the award-winning Comodo Free Antivirus.

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: Once the Installation is Finished, 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 setup32.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!
 

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 01 May 2018 at 9:49 pm
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Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Sierra On-Line Executable 10894ac074b0d3cf
47b4a1738e2ea1ee
2ee1f566
b8869657b0fecf03
d01e4abafd79e667
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 2, 2, 0, 0 2, 2, 0, 0 197.210.226.124/32 N/A
2 N/A Executable 36783cb9907e946f
5c6cb30598a8b24d
53225891
5a3940b31c6c255e
c6f31c625e9346bb
Unclassified
Malware
No N/A N/A United States N/A
3 Autodesk, Inc. Executable 2b34d064965bd3b8
c8032fbc59520651
9da6a932
c69babbc1954e0ca
88c73a317af9d7c5
EmailWorm.Wi
n32.Runonce.
~v001
Yes 17.1.61.10 17.1.61.10 197.220.169.146/32 N/A
4 N/A Executable 0bdbc1fe90dfc4a7
6b3b91bceb82ea79
0f6b7881
05bc7fb77f99b86b
a5023910379aecf1
Win32.Neshta
.A
No N/A N/A Venezuela N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 20 March 2009 at 4:11 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable 191296475e860117
7dc2fa0f268374f3
013b47ba
1171ade2e0741dae
1c9b6009c489339a
Yes N/A N/A 10.108.51.116/32
2 N/A Executable 7adcdd1c21027c41
fb47eae9dc8e66f6
326f4a32
c46df6c3ceb36a05
3e14fd3c20348ca1
Yes N/A N/A India
3 FinePrint Software, LLC Executable 97030e3c4ec14ec7
6357d81751ec8bdf
3dce6dd5
605498ec6a9ac57b
201310a7a9866889
No 6.06 6.06 United States
4 InstallShield Software Corporation Executable fe99e19b87610155
b90702303464cfdb
b9f31c9c
d731266586212b6d
52dd6c87317e541e
Yes 5, 50,
137, 0
5, 50 United States
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