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: 19 July 2018 at 10:22 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable b09ee25b7c6b6b60
d5d7cc3ffabf61b6
61319ea3
a7bbd7784d089920
119e34bee8abea61
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 1.0 N/A Lao People's Democratic Republic N/A
2 N/A Executable 3ffe3a955e6fd207
0cf0823e0a211f33
25e916f2
6289649168f0db3d
44b54eb9a8f60d58
ApplicUnwnt No N/A N/A Indonesia N/A
3 N/A Executable 404ea6227038de90
9075a5dc7ac464a8
e8530b1a
9064d5c0c985050c
ad7315ed9312a057
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 1.0 N/A Lao People's Democratic Republic N/A
4 N/A Executable 90d6a5f4aecbe404
80bd0185e727581e
9568979c
6bf10bd2ae640b5c
6f4b5bd06e919ef6
TrojWare.Win
32.Spy.E
No N/A N/A United States N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 17 November 2008 at 5:22 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Torch Media Inc Executable 34edfb5fcedb6540
5c9351219e87247b
6a52806c
57e530c0fe9b1ebc
eceb9a890ec77fac
Yes 5.0.0.1533
3
5.0.0.1533
3
United States
2 Applian Technologies Executable a6d0c44d1a60a84f
b0250984ad8acd1a
66f0afd7
07de20ec1993a841
78dd8e63a4661cff
Yes 7.0.1 N/A United States
3 N/A Executable dba485ca429e5e90
ba9a9d1c2062c6df
1934a840
4284b95af8de1b24
52ce5a8566167a75
Yes 15, 0, 1,
2
15, 0, 1,
2
United States
4 N/A Executable e3deabc2491fdc77
9c438cce4af7b04c
6ba40721
06f28195747c5724
b809ff5025be640b
Yes 14, 2, 0,
1
14, 2, 0,
1
United States
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