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: 24 September 2018 at 9:47 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 66518f59fee4f7e6
7b7237283e8e58bb
9c57852b
dc8e38d30b10fd1e
8c7936a02ddb0b6e
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 7.0.1.0 7.0.1.0 Philippines N/A
2 N/A Executable de6dfdb159ab11dd
b1cf03883c879211
282cf224
482ac50faf9a4aeb
26e9371a1a8b16a3
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No N/A N/A 5.227.233.194/32 N/A
3 N/A Executable 579e39614c639806
248b1a4fa14b991b
33fa2143
e71d5a26c2c68802
7bad62bf62f78f16
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 1.0 N/A Russian Federation N/A
4 N/A Executable 6e71c35a14fcb7aa
61eb63ffc1479d3f
691ea58a
c6a0e4cbdef96f37
132d2b5ca4525eab
Win32.Neshta
.A
No N/A N/A 176.59.210.102/32 N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 25 June 2011 at 8:01 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable 7978e4f9acaf3450
e8691289e6bf97ba
c2cc4a44
2737e4ac40b40aa4
46be01f76376825d
No N/A N/A United States
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