How to Remove “Sprite6.exe”

What is Sprite6.exe?

Sprite6.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as BackWeb Flash Player. It belongs to BackWeb Flash Player and was developed by BackWeb Inc. It is commonly stored in C:\Program Files. Malware programmers or cybercriminals write different types of malicious programs and name them as Sprite6.exe to spread virus.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to check if your computer is infected with Sprite6.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 Sprite6.exe malware:

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • Sprite6.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 Sprite6.exe and open the file location

If the file is located outside C:\Program files, then it is likely that the system is affected with Sprite6.exe malware.

How to remove Sprite6.exe malware from system using Comodo Antivirus?

Ideally, replacing the existing Sprite6.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 Sprite6.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 26 February 2010 at 2:38 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 BackWeb Technologies Inc. Executable 6ed3742ec5451005
3bc70c12161dc305
1b7c0b61
f54a68860f4d575e
182dc390e6274844
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No Version
8.1.1
(Build
50R)
Version
8.1.1
(Build
50R)
Romania N/A
2 BackWeb Inc. Executable e977118ea9bad57c
630dd1f06f2222bb
61a25287
327c4aa3480b1672
d4d51a6e4493bc37
MalCrypt.Ind
us!
No Version
6.1.4
(Build
36R)
Version
6.1.4
(Build
36R)
Morocco N/A
3 BackWeb Inc. Executable 07c5dff794a6107a
29e71d6828f775e6
2bbc8ad4
97c8038648d7796c
ce9a6bb4737f3c86
Virus.Win32.
Sality.AE
No Version
6.3.2
(Build
62R)
Version
6.3.2
(Build
62R)
Russian Federation N/A
4 BackWeb Inc. Executable ef4714ee6103fdf5
e0b5ec24844a8fe1
f2fb2ff6
1cbe047ce85e1cad
f385c2bcb94fba39
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.A
No Version
6.3.2
(Build
62R)
Version
6.3.2
(Build
62R)
Canada N/A
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57

Safe Entries

First Seen: 12 July 2008 at 2:59 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 BackWeb Inc. Executable d2b1051f2bcf1783
dd9c8e9fb6a84790
ea13b496
1119500a0d19095d
d9fb7aa6e7f22bd4
No Version
6.3.2
(Build
62R)
Version
6.3.2
(Build
62R)
United States
2 BackWeb Inc. Executable 78bf921a295a1c2c
890f81bce776ac69
2540c0b8
042ce209a4518b08
cfd2c3c2942e3938
No Version
7.2.0
(Build
157R)
Version
7.2.0
(Build
157R)
Romania
3 BackWeb Technologies Inc. Executable 18388df7b6bfe07a
4a9191098ebfafc7
0f51a21d
e2918c3e306a8892
fdcb8da6bd68fa22
No Version
8.1.1
(Build
50R)
Version
8.1.1
(Build
50R)
Finland
4 BackWeb Inc. Executable 34da3dc602de2e91
414009c28af15992
3347a5a9
N/A No Version
6.1 (Build
170R)
Version
6.1 (Build
170R)
United States
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  • 8 items per page
  • 16 items per page
  • 32 items per page
 
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