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.

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 22 July 2011 at 4:28 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Conduit Ltd. Executable 28aa609feac1520e
edc7ff84332cd4f4
c56585e5
5ca98c5e81e5ea89
0cc8d96d81013203
Application.
Win32.Condui
t.~AR
Yes 1, 0, 3, 1 1, 0, 3, 1 United States N/A
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17

Safe Entries

First Seen: 04 January 2011 at 3:10 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Neotext Executable fb0f6c8000b3472d
95a9505744ce5285
4c157a8e
00214562e67f0ddb
3a1504e32c89e11a
Yes 1.0.0.0 N/A 10.0.17.142/32
2 N/A Executable 25f5f49fa5fc23ac
5b95d544daada521
798ae4d3
60ac5085850aade4
db745580ad9e7afe
No 4.2.0.55 4.2.0.55 United States
3 Alexander Roshal Executable de09c592eb136857
f23f56fff2f546d8
a0321714
0b3e88f29a76bc0b
34810d66d4153472
Yes 5.21.0 5.21.0 United States
4 N/A Executable 2a95377970656f37
8ec93fef7b3b025c
9e5e80d3
789f52e0b5009073
36f021f71f9fa02a
Yes 1.0.0.1 1.0.0.1 United States
Display 4 items per page
  • 4 items per page
  • 8 items per page
  • 16 items per page
  • 32 items per page
 
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