How to Remove “Shareaza.exe”

What is Shareaza.exe?

Shareaza.exe is a legitimate executable file developed by Shareaza Development Team. This process is known as Shareaza Ultimate File sharing and it belongs to Shareaza. It is commonly stored in C:\Program Files.
Cybercriminals find a way out to mimic malicious programs in the name of Shareaza.exe to spread malware infection.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to detect whether your system is affected by Shareaza.exe?

Viruses can easily affect and corrupt “.exe” files causing several system malfunctions. Below are the symptoms to check if your system is infected with the malware:

  • Problem during computer start-up.
  • Problem during program start-up.
  • Errors while running specific functions.
  • Damaged and missing link files.
  • Conflict in the process.
  • Missing or corrupted driver files.
  • Invalid Windows registry.
  • Hardware malfunction.

To further establish the infection of malware, 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 Shareaza.exe file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\matlab701\bin\win32\ folder, then you should perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware infection.

How does Comodo Antivirus help you to protect your system from Shareaza.exe malware?

Comodo Antivirus protects your system from malware attacks and also removes any existing infections. Following are the steps to effectively purge out the Shareaza.exe malware from your system.

Step 1: Download and install Comodo 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: Restart your PC.

Step 5: Wait until the Comodo Internet Security updates the antivirus.

Step 6: Initiate a quick scan that instantly begins after the update.

Step 7: If the system is infected with Shareaza.exe malware or any other threats, you will be prompted with an alert screen upon scanning.

Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove Shareaza.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 01 January 2009 at 3:07 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Firseria.-.Installer · sl Executable 49a3528b7fe40595
124f06ab07f330a4
814e5dcd
23c33c9f74356709
0bc92c1ab59053c2
Application.
Win32.Firser
ia.MAP
Yes 3.1.22.12 3.1.21 Switzerland N/A
2 Firser Executable 5c3e843b007b0a1a
dc05bee14d080cee
12e21e78
faec0be06f281958
ac6b647a55040669
Application.
Win32.Solimb
a.J
Yes 1.0.0.6 1.0.0.6 176.152.6.56/32 N/A
3 N/A Executable f4b4987f532dc5ca
97179c12436e687a
f18f860e
b9443eb8f351aa26
d3bba4735b50b01c
Backdoor.Win
32.Agent.CEP
42
No N/A N/A Internal Submission N/A
4 N/A Executable f1d674991d524dc6
5d6157dd14454dc7
4943f386
6f7c3341253a2958
89e8b1621adcf401
Heur.Suspici
ous
No N/A N/A Germany N/A
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76

Safe Entries

First Seen: 16 June 2008 at 11:35 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Shareaza Development Team Executable 92832d9ba6ef62ea
fd5409da89806d56
4c52ff1f
a515c62f5beb309e
810e4c16b4fd3ea5
No 2.5.5.3 2.5.5.3 10.224.1.115/32
2 Shareaza Development Team Executable b7a9dff8a268f629
1279783c104786e8
1b31214a
5bd6d61582a82a2d
5c63bb5f544ca791
No 2, 5, 3, 1 2, 5, 3, 1 France
3 Shareaza Development Team Executable f86e57e11deeeec2
6a3dc1e6c137b588
ff17c8ba
N/A No 2, 3, 1, 0 2, 3, 0, 0 Internal Submission
4 Shareaza Development Team Executable 06e149a0c01b5fbb
927ab40241d53256
35267009
2b6eccdfccc40b4f
7ec93981b3f6d57e
No N/A N/A Internal Submission
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