How to Remove “UnInstall.exe”

What is uninstall.exe?

uninstall.exe is a legitimate executable file popularly known as Safe Connect Uninstaller. It belongs to Mozilla Uninstaller developed by Mozilla.org. It is typically located in C:\Program Files. Malware programmers create files with virus scripts and name them after uninstall.exe with an intention to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

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

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • uninstall.exe takes too much CPU space
  • PC slows down significantly
  • Browser automatically redirects to some irrelevant websites
  • Unsolicited ads and popups starts appearing
  • Screen freezes constantly

Take the following steps to diagnose your PC for possible uninstall.exe malware attack:

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.

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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 uninstall.exe virus from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 15 February 2018 at 3:54 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Tonec Inc. Executable 87b7c1a36d177063
1fb24b4d6f9c95a0
601eaf31
5c714997d95b1cd8
cd2fede79e50035d
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 6, 25, 20,
1
6, 25, 20,
1
Egypt N/A
2 N/A Executable 616fc8494f0e8efc
a63409a5d5e1dc80
5248db0f
57e86fa504b92aa2
a4e6db1deba1982e
Virus.Win32.
Delf.NAP0
No 1.0 N/A Europe N/A
3 Comodo Executable 08fca1f503e3400f
4abbe510463724e9
8f1626ec
e99f7143a6355923
3de4ee0f4a7b195a
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 52.15.25.6
64
52.15.25.6
64
Romania N/A
4 Mozilla Corporation Executable 1eb20c00da27e372
fd8b76d09af458ea
de89da1a
02ad82672fd1defc
12a3904844b2f8b9
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 52.3.0 52.3.0 156.202.149.20/32 N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 09 March 2011 at 6:37 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Igor Pavlov Executable 1328d6a10bf2b213
c19a51dcf900f6a3
6c97b96f
7065f417a1ba81c5
e615c54881002495
No 18.01 18.01 United States
2 WildTangent Executable 5e8ea8e7c1b0f820
7ba439e6d554bd4d
528d7b4f
cd5ddddf8ce7ee22
4680150d5fb2648f
Yes 4.1.1.49 4.1.1.49 United States
3 Oracle Corporation. Executable 4f49fc4a6b4ad5ba
54d08a8b686cb0cb
76e15f74
5b3a1aa956a89f30
b38004a51575e2db
Yes 0.0.0.31
(Tue
10/12/2010
)
3.1.0.0 United States
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