How to Remove “ShrinkAndBurn.exe”

What is ShrinkAndBurn.exe?

ShrinkAndBurn.exe is a legitimate file process developed by Ashampoo. This process is known Ashampoo Movie Shrink & Burn 2 and it belongs to Ashampoo Movie Shrink & Burn 2. You can locate the file in C:\Windows\System32.
The virus is created by malware authors and is named after ShrinkAndBurn.exe file.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

Keep an eye for the following symptoms to check if your PC is infected with ShrinkAndBurn.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 ShrinkAndBurn.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 ShrinkAndBurn.exe malware from system with Comodo Cleaning Essentials?

Comodo Cleaning Essentials (CCE) incorporates antivirus software with unique features like auto-sandbox technology to identify and obstruct every suspicious process running on an endpoint with a single click. To remove ShrinkAndBurn.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 ShrinkAndBurn.exe  malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 26 September 2010 at 2:17 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 ashampoo Executable f9e85928ada700a8
e5e42e5fbc739252
253c30e6
72dfee5fd50c26de
8b8662a3c2f57941
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 2, 1, 1, 0 2, 1, 1, 1 Syrian Arab Republic N/A
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15

Safe Entries

First Seen: 14 February 2009 at 10:08 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 ashampoo Executable d9ab11e324772657
f262dac8648d967d
f39dcf84
7021e50b22371cc6
b19e1c3c408d0b9a
Yes 2, 2, 1, 0 2, 2, 1, 1 10.224.1.55/32
2 ashampoo Executable 3e41114ab6899e50
2720d65486b8ec20
d22b8c56
e6e732d57a2b61ea
a2b61a31f40c4321
No 1, 0, 0, 1 1, 0, 0, 1 Internal Submission
3 ashampoo Executable 6a2d395a15d9e21f
6b590eb93c686113
e3ddcb33
f9dd9a6829e37904
cae3a1a13f657e87
No 2, 1, 1, 0 2, 1, 1, 1 United States
4 ashampoo Executable 6a2d395a15d9e21f
6b590eb93c686113
e3ddcb33
f9dd9a6829e37904
cae3a1a13f657e87
No 2, 1, 1, 0 2, 1, 1, 1 10.224.1.29/32
Display 4 items per page
  • 4 items per page
  • 8 items per page
  • 16 items per page
  • 32 items per page
 
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