How to Remove “TCPVIEW.exe”

What is TCPVIEW.exe?

TCPVIEW.exe is a legitimate file and the process is known as TCP/UDP endpoint viewer. It belongs to Sysinternals TCPView and developed by Sysinternals. It is commonly stored in C:\Program files. The malware programmers or cyber criminals write the different types of malicious programs and name it as TCPVIEW.exe to damage the software and hardware.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to check if your computer is infected with TCPVIEW.EXE malware?       

Malicious authors try to infect the systems with different types of malicious programs. Each form of malicious software is designed to infect the system that creates different issues and impact on the system. One can notice the following changes once the system is infected with TCPVIEW.exe  malware

  • If the internet connection fluctuation is high 
  • If the TCPVIEW.exe file is taking more of your CPU memory 
  • If the system performance is very low
  • If the system is redirected to some strange websites 
  • If the system is getting some annoying popup ads 
  • If the system freezes quiet often
  • If it invites the other malware to infect and damage the system and exploits the same to collect the user private informaton

When one of these happens then you can be sure that your system is infected with setup.exe  malware. To confirm that go to task manager by pressing the combination of keys ctrl+alt+del and go to the process tab and right click on the TCPVIEW.exe  and open the location, if the location is C:\Program files then the system is not affected by TCPVIEW.exe, if the location is somewhere else then the system is affected by TCPVIEW.exe malware.

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

Step 1: Download the award-winning Free Internet Security.

Step 2: Installation configuration frames will be displayed. Select the configuration you would like to apply.

Step 3: After network detection is complete, press “Close” button for a scan window.

Step 4: 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 the TCPVIEW.exe virus from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 19 August 2008 at 5:34 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Sysinternals Executable 1af379935b3c9b2d
1337b601648ed0b8
9d6aed5b
c64c70ba27257883
94cca1e10738577b
Unclassified
Malware
No 2.31 2.31 Russian Federation N/A
2 Sysinternals - www.sysinternals.com Executable 1950fe20e5bcb54f
892a61e3dcaa632b
d2581b7e
4759e354a45171a5
548fc896c722e8ad
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 2.54 2.54 United States N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 03 July 2008 at 6:50 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Sysinternals Executable 1271ee989ab5670d
0c606f2ae2163731
475c51bd
48437373803ad16b
0bccd1507f493147
Yes 2.40 2.40 United States
2 Sysinternals - www.sysinternals.com Executable 3790ccb583784f02
81afdef00bd02f40
773e2219
aa0a6ccb12b72edc
c35dd8d810a8e2c6
Yes 3.05 3.05 Internal Submission
3 Sysinternals - www.sysinternals.com Executable 5213e144a7cf5e0d
7faafa0584a58ba4
3c702fef
e567d97018bec01a
df3ef18492d41617
Yes 3.03 3.03 Russian Federation
4 Sysinternals Executable 15ee552473876c90
08c0b38cfa599f10
122a5f18
4b6b70f4a199cf3e
ac1554b08804bc4f
No 2.40 2.40 Internal Submission
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