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

Safe Entries
First Seen: 21 June 2024 at 5:06 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable c76d05319d17243b
9030729478272e67
3c704e45
3e9e5eed7bf15330
775b7206308b1bde
Win32.Neshta
.B
No N/A N/A Russian Federation N/A
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Safe Entries

Safe Entries
First Seen: 19 May 2010 at 6:11 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Tonec Inc. Executable 65d8b26a4b9b5762
241f7d5393101f8b
43065298
1229943ec58e8bd8
cf3b1673dcbd4760
Yes 6, 42, 7,
1
6, 42, 7,
1
104.238.128.144/32
2 TeamViewer Executable 346a833f94a742de
02af208aa546232d
acb8625c
df29dbff694fd442
3cac773c55fbef78
Yes N/A 15.55.3.0 United States
3 N/A Executable 2c132cf01ab44f51
9b5c0a672d8c92fe
cb6bb0f1
994d0e9bc565612a
2c131d1e9d9c480b
Yes 5.53.0.0 5.53 United States
4 R-Tools Technology Inc. Executable 95e85293bab0ba14
8b1c0522dcac9649
214d4978
4c8ab0522dd6623f
6860171934268622
Yes 9.4.191.33
8.338
N/A United States
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