How to Remove “SystemControl.exe”

What is SystemControl.exe?

SystemControl.exe is a legitimate file process developed by TuneUp Software GmbH. This process is known as TuneUp System Control and it belongs to TuneUp Utilities. You can locate the file in C:\Program Files.

The virus is created by malware authors and is named after SystemControl.exe file.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to check if your computer is infected with SystemControl.exe malware?

Keep an eye for the following symptoms to check if your PC is infected with SystemControl.exe malware:

  • Unstable internet connection
  • Browser redirects to unwanted websites
  • PC performance slows down
  • Browser is bombarded with hordes of popup ads
  • System screen freezes repeatedly

If you find any of  the above mentioned symptoms, take the following steps to be sure about the malware infection:

1) Press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.

2) Go to the process tab and right-click on the SystemControl.exe file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Program Files, then you should take measures to get rid of the malware.

How to remove SystemControl.exe  malware from system with Comodo Cleaning Essentials?

Comodo Cleaning Essentials (CCE) incorporates antivirus software with unique features like auto-sandboxing to identify and obstruct every suspicious process running on an endpoint with a single click. To remove SystemControl.exe malware using CCE, follow the steps mentioned below:

Step 1: Download the CCE suite.

Step 2: To start the application, double-click on the CCE.exe file.

Step 3: It then probes the antivirus to initiate a full system scan to identify and remove any existing malicious files.

Step 4: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be prompted with an alert screen.

Step 5: Comodo Cleaning Essentials will remove SystemControl.exe  malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 07 January 2012 at 6:33 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 TuneUp Software GmbH Executable 1b30b588327b2275
4a6aeb09489b9226
37211314
a751a51b0c69f2ed
877b8ff5cffc1b9f
Worm.Win32.G
ael.A
No 6.0.1255.2
39
6.0.0.0 Russian Federation N/A
2 TuneUp Software GmbH Executable 8f7eab09ca7acf99
2180ce3aec89e780
03d12ca2
1f5d5fe52cf869c8
e4be403856cbc0f4
Worm.Win32.G
ael.A
No 6.0.1255.2
39
6.0.0.0 Russian Federation N/A
3 N/A Executable 2b5c6e48953cc2b8
d0bd01b1a70ce284
8773bc1c
9e646114fa43cbce
50ba3f12caf0770c
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No N/A N/A Egypt N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 24 June 2008 at 7:45 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 TuneUp Software GmbH Executable 6715b628c04d972a
593947293d53a437
c717a562
N/A No 6.0.2311.2
46
6.0.0.0 Internal Submission
2 TuneUp Software GmbH Executable 61ee53569f581f51
bd5b82efffb2d95c
f3eb77eb
9207b1c98d56a8f6
2a2b076e2d1540e8
No 1.0.0.627 4.0.0.0 Internal Submission
3 TuneUp Software GmbH Executable 28c69b1cb40d853a
70c1967ae7e3058d
0db4bae9
f435eb81b9417de0
bc3fc06e8ac282dd
Yes 6.0.1256.2
48
6.0.0.0 Internal Submission
4 TuneUp Software GmbH Executable 5ba3b49e37872973
d1f89a9c1a8d4356
55e39964
4eb16cbca62f41f1
91eff55ea846de81
Yes 6.0.1255.2
39
6.0.0.0 Internal Submission
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