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: 22 February 2018 at 7:52 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Macte! Labs Executable a155160d6bb90772
726e6feb84b67556
dc8ff268
93ff3ff012267f23
0c3ee488f4bc1746
ApplicUnwnt Yes 1.0.3.46 1.0.3.46 United States N/A
2 Comodo Executable 6c6ff74ed751e89c
0f145e291a055781
cbd0fe8e
3bf200c37552a3d3
08a70c7ac342c383
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 60.0.3112.
115
60.0.3112.
115
176.59.101.54/32 N/A
3 Company Inc. Executable 85337ebf903d75b2
c648b217febb9928
b1a410e5
9be9f42cbe361c42
c7c2ad2e8c3a82ae
ApplicUnwnt Yes 1.0.3.71 1.0.3.71 United States N/A
4 Tonec Inc. Executable 0d57978d333d165f
ccff4391fc24e388
83c0dac1
7fbda749a2687bcf
c4482e0b45ce6a46
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 6, 28, 14,
1
6, 28, 14,
1
Egypt N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 01 April 2013 at 4:13 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Horizon DataSys Inc Executable 8feb4a83c5db2954
2137c0a40bc0ae9c
bb537fc2
0789b3b30016b50d
04212337f1b119a8
Yes v10.7 v10.7 United States
2 Hewlett-Packard Executable 4482deaa022bd8b7
97f51af60e6f7eed
afb706b5
b19c59ab4d2b4562
9cf40c6932ab596b
Yes 5.0.3.9353 5.0.3.9353 United States
3 Tonec Inc. Executable fd67331e653c2833
918f3d314f600c1f
99bcdf33
856c5491185c204f
8eeebce105209152
Yes 6, 27, 1,
1
6, 27, 1,
1
United States
4 N/A Executable dba485ca429e5e90
ba9a9d1c2062c6df
1934a840
4284b95af8de1b24
52ce5a8566167a75
Yes 15, 0, 1,
2
15, 0, 1,
2
United States
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