How to Remove “SqlWtsn.exe”

What is SqlWtsn.exe?

SqlWtsn.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as SQL Server Error and Usage Reporting. It belongs to Microsoft SQL Server and was developed by Microsoft Corporation. It is commonly stored in C:\Windows\System32.

Malware programmers or cybercriminals write different types of malicious programs and name them as SqlWtsn.exe to spread virus.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • SqlWtsn.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 SqlWtsn.exe and open the file location
If the file is located outside C:\Windows\System32, then it is likely that the system is affected with SqlWtsn.exe malware.

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

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 29 July 2011 at 2:38 am
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Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
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Malware Behavior
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a85b49c6b941c296
c66479e5
3d5258b3865c724f
4af2289175814f46
Win32.Neshta
.A
No N/A N/A Russian Federation N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 06d25b3ba778a92c
989231745f407731
beabf140
03bfc683d0e20ece
5c6e3da8c623896f
Worm.Win32.G
ael.A
No 10.50.1600
.1
((KJ_RTM).
100402-154
0 )
10.50.1600
.1
Argentina N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 23 November 2008 at 5:21 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
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499c335476ef98ed
b7c79a2b
effe7724a6615e90
99a771cf504888dc
Yes 9.00.5000.
00
9.00.5000.
00
United States
2 N/A Non-executable c47856ed3f7e32ca
2c39e0e24cd526ca
f24dd11d
c754480dc8471d2b
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No N/A N/A China
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 18e9b4fdb423bcab
499c335476ef98ed
b7c79a2b
effe7724a6615e90
99a771cf504888dc
Yes 9.00.5000.
00
9.00.5000.
00
10.0.17.131/32
4 N/A Non-executable 6236fdc70401cc0c
b136e0adaf9b3bfd
f614417d
c2754a4cdfb5623d
a918a76683a6ab8a
No N/A N/A China
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