How to Remove “SpywareDetector.exe”

What is SpywareDetector.exe?

SpywareDetector.exe is a legitimate executable file developed by Max Secure Software. This process is known as Spyware Detector and it belongs to Spyware Detector. It is commonly stored in C:\Windows\System32. Cybercriminals find a way out to mimic malicious programs in the name of SpywareDetector.exe to spread malware infection.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

If the file is located outside C:\Windows\System32, 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 SpywareDetector.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 SpywareDetector.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.

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

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 23 August 2009 at 2:23 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 AVT Lab Executable f14bbd1a720fc254
c3bdfa15848f3bd6
1f460046
419b1a7999945e53
8e9fcbdd49e0db55
Unclassified
Malware
No 1.1.1.1 1.0.0.0 United States N/A
2 Max Secure Software Executable 0d9046225e71a510
dd48b3ddd45457e2
e3d077b7
458778d29ec65442
2a3ee72a447f9974
Unclassified
Malware
No 19.0.1.3 N/A Internal Submission N/A
Display 4 items per page
  • 4 items per page
  • 8 items per page
  • 16 items per page
  • 32 items per page
27

Safe Entries

First Seen: 23 September 2008 at 10:06 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Max Secure Software Executable 06a9cb348871b1f4
ed5570ad9b79b3dc
2b9b0692
e4d5fc3b18ee1579
80bf4fb21c82d14b
No 9, 0, 6, 2 9, 0, 6, 2 Internal Submission
2 Max Secure Software Executable 93b86cddf0d17193
3ee658d9e3b9a163
36e2b0ce
ae71c71fd9665dbf
e3c8f0792143cd07
No 9, 0, 9,
17
9, 0, 9,
17
Internal Submission
3 Max Secure Software Executable 609d202191f48646
b016804711998a3c
446b1771
cc0d8bfdf679a9fd
b203e61751a36d3e
No 19.0.0.072
N/A Internal Submission
4 Max Secure Software Executable 52712d0647f9b40f
b84fb9f049b61be2
f80d55ca
5885515684538348
324bf33112c471cc
Yes 9, 0, 9,
13
9, 0, 9,
13
Internal Submission
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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