How to Remove “SpywareBot.exe”

What is SpywareBot.exe?

SpywareBot.exe is a legitimate executable file developed by SpywareBot Company. This process is known as Advanced Spyware Cleaner and it belongs to SpywareBot. It is commonly stored in C:\Program Files. Cybercriminals find a way out to mimic malicious programs in the name of SpywareBot.exe to spread malware infection.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to detect whether your system is affected by SpywareBot.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 SpywareBot.exe file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Program Files, 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 SpywareBot.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 SpywareBot.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 SpywareBot.exe malware or any other threats, you will be prompted with an alert screen upon scanning.

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 05 June 2008 at 11:32 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 SpywareBot Company Executable 485e94a334cb4069
df8c7456cbbe1430
62a15b0b
6273be43f39bd16c
7dc77433a491892f
Unclassified
Malware
No 1.4.0.0 1.4.0.0 United Kingdom N/A
2 C-NetMedia Executable c345b5df0c38be25
349dbbd0b69774df
18c42e84
324176bac180f48d
6e3cf683cefa7a90
ApplicUnsaf.
Win32.FraudT
ool.AntiSpyw
are.a1
Yes 1.5.2956.9
91
1.5.0.1 Ireland N/A
3 C-NetMedia Executable caf50f27ca262e93
77e7e1d51fb6e0d4
2adc2d9f
b720dec2df39b120
adaa72e5c7bcccc8
Unclassified
Malware
Yes 1.5.2823.5
89
1.5.0.1 10.224.1.51/32 N/A
4 C-NetMedia Executable efbdae6050182bc7
d2a6ac32f8809a09
77b4427e
87e2eed0fbe63baf
5455ccc153139012
ApplicUnsaf.
Win32.FraudT
ool.AntiSpyw
are.a1
Yes 1.5.2931.8
94
1.5.0.1 Internal Submission N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 15 March 2009 at 11:40 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 SpywareBot Company Executable ec79c196b3db1e93
93986ffd904af6eb
346f8e8f
01010922cfa1b19c
bac05ce32437dde4
No 1.4.0.0 1.4.0.0 United States
2 C-NetMedia Executable 0b58b9195b4cf9d0
0f0d510315014f6a
5b27a2ef
464643c64c1f7cb9
49961bd3620a07c5
No 1.5.2729.8
95
1.5.0.1 Internal Submission
3 N/A Non-executable 6ad27c57e9a27c49
211a4bec7b1f28e1
37a22670
ccb231ba18b932f7
657b3b59371a2a51
No N/A N/A Internal Submission
4 C-NetMedia Executable 178cfea52a4b8a18
059ad369d0f70a65
792c9686
f50635919671c016
3fa32db089974d6b
Yes 1.5.2641.5
12
1.5.0.0 Internal Submission
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