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: 20 April 2018 at 7:52 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 26c58a4cc5baa251
8b128dfe74f9f0a8
27f66a9d
6f3398022e1970e7
89a09e4daf345b1c
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No N/A N/A Ghana N/A
2 Alexander Roshal Executable 927f9bdc69db95f6
20931e0083589507
d46b12b2
24f161d178fbf683
af71573b6cc59817
EmailWorm.Wi
n32.Runonce.
~v001
Yes 5.50.0 5.50.0 Pakistan N/A
3 N/A Executable 9ec6116d3874d876
4534f562b506bea9
2a656d03
ad4ab1803d994481
4ed0135a105d81e5
Virus.Win32.
Parite.gen
No N/A N/A Mexico N/A
4 N/A Executable b50bda6af1a62bfc
8700170a8f87e52e
d621e1e7
1881840369d8a75f
a47cb0516d4e11d2
ApplicUnwnt No N/A N/A United States N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 14 November 2008 at 8:53 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Poikosoft Executable 7a3e214444475a79
62e74b09aec72106
4a1a27c6
9db496004efaf0ec
35f1e78a2dcfd132
Yes 7.1.4 N/A United States
2 N/A Executable dba485ca429e5e90
ba9a9d1c2062c6df
1934a840
4284b95af8de1b24
52ce5a8566167a75
Yes 15, 0, 1,
2
15, 0, 1,
2
United States
3 N/A Executable e3deabc2491fdc77
9c438cce4af7b04c
6ba40721
06f28195747c5724
b809ff5025be640b
Yes 14, 2, 0,
1
14, 2, 0,
1
United States
4 SOFHA GmbH Executable da9703051df28267
36879bcd8ae5c2db
3a273668
7860f938565ee61c
fc21aa2c54e88ccc
Yes 1.3.329.0 1.3 10.108.51.116/32
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