How to Remove “SpyProtector.exe”

What is SpyProtector.exe?

SpyProtector.exe is a legitimate process file popularly known as Spy Protector. It belongs to Spy Protector, developed by Neuber Software. It is located in C:\Program Files by default.

Malware programmers write virus files with malicious scripts and save them as SpyProtector.exe with an intention to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platforms: Windows OS

How to determine if your computer is infected with SpyProtector.exe malware?

Look out for these symptoms to check if your PC is infected with SpyProtector.exe malware:

  • Unstable internet connection
  • SpyProtector.exe occupies extra CPU space
  • PC processing speed slows down
  • Browser often redirects to irrelevant websites
  • Browser is bombarded with hordes of popup ads
  • Computer screen freezes repeatedly

Take the following steps to diagnose your PC for possible SpyProtector.exe malware attack:

Step 1: Simultaneously press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.

Step 2: If you notice the file located outside C:\Program Files, perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

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

Step 1: Download our award-winning 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: Restart your PC after the installation gets over

Step 5: Wait for Comodo Internet Security to update the antivirus.

Step 6: Proceed with the quick scan that automatically begins after the update.

Step 7: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be notified through an alert screen.

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 22 June 2011 at 7:28 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Neuber Software - www.neuber.com Executable 04c6f64779496f89
e9be53d06f657edc
300dd933
79ecbed054f2012c
8e4dd713360292e2
Unclassified
Malware
Yes 1.8.0.0 1.8.0.0 Italy N/A
2 Neuber Software - www.neuber.com Executable 04c6f64779496f89
e9be53d06f657edc
300dd933
79ecbed054f2012c
8e4dd713360292e2
Unclassified
Malware
Yes 1.8.0.0 1.8.0.0 Iran, Islamic Republic of N/A
3 Neuber Software - www.neuber.com Executable 04c6f64779496f89
e9be53d06f657edc
300dd933
79ecbed054f2012c
8e4dd713360292e2
Unclassified
Malware
Yes 1.8.0.0 1.8.0.0 Serbia N/A
4 Neuber Software - www.neuber.com Executable 04c6f64779496f89
e9be53d06f657edc
300dd933
79ecbed054f2012c
8e4dd713360292e2
Unclassified
Malware
Yes 1.8.0.0 1.8.0.0 Internal Submission N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 01 October 2008 at 4:32 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Neuber Software - www.neuber.com Executable a567d89595b201eb
4b782c874893cca7
5cbb4401
0d5bbbd608c716ac
fa4800ee5ace47f7
Yes 1.8.0.0 1.8.0.0 United States
2 Neuber Software - www.neuber.com Executable a567d89595b201eb
4b782c874893cca7
5cbb4401
0d5bbbd608c716ac
fa4800ee5ace47f7
Yes 1.8.0.0 1.8.0.0 10.100.19.9/32
3 Neuber GbR - www.neuber.com Executable f5a0218e228974ed
f4cc4d468eed5078
51c4ca46
92ce04aebf3b4ba2
0f3349c4dbd5cd76
Yes 1.5.0.0 1.5.0.0 Internal Submission
4 Neuber Software - www.neuber.com Executable a567d89595b201eb
4b782c874893cca7
5cbb4401
0d5bbbd608c716ac
fa4800ee5ace47f7
Yes 1.8.0.0 1.8.0.0 10.100.19.19/32
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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