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:

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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: 22 February 2019 at 12:28 am
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Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
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cf0800d03e7ec8b6
bd3d4ba1
e4b8eb8eea005ad7
aaa729d9d6776bfc
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No N/A N/A Turkey N/A
2 N/A Executable 11ea89b55d04a595
ba439931694d54ab
8bc1fc0c
5fade470de270f10
413927bc6b42c6a7
ApplicUnwnt No N/A N/A United States N/A
3 N/A Executable d75d2ecb0af2ecb7
223fae01a633a836
478ed97c
468ed6e196e74897
350e342127af4b01
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No N/A N/A Venezuela N/A
4 N/A Executable 7e994f21d23d45db
42d0bd0b01e29127
f954dc4b
8a64881343c31994
21b67e02e94de1e0
Unclassified
Malware
No N/A N/A Turkey N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 20 September 2008 at 4:53 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Robl Executable 1f1a0ae306d7d65f
dfd0951b9fc0352d
092f975f
d1e557a467494102
31680924cdefc540
Yes 1.02.0001 1.02.0001 United States
2 N/A Executable d64583c4d25bdb7e
06500285bd16585f
7621a36d
b10c745cc124c0b5
e47092f885a63c76
No N/A N/A United States
3 N/A Executable 7978e4f9acaf3450
e8691289e6bf97ba
c2cc4a44
2737e4ac40b40aa4
46be01f76376825d
No N/A N/A United States
4 N/A Executable cae675febf84b880
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013cbf26
03dbe09d902512b1
7ba960be70931a58
No N/A N/A United States
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