How to Remove “ViStart.exe”

What is ViStart.exe?

ViStart.exe is a legitimate file process developed by Lee-Soft.com. This process is known as ViStart and it belongs to ViStart - The Vista Start Menu Software. You can locate the file in C:\Program Files. The virus is created by malware authors and is named after ViStart.exe file.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to check if your computer is infected with ViStart.exe malware?

Keep an eye for the following symptoms to check if your PC is infected with ViStart.exe malware:

  • Unstable internet connection
  • Browser redirects to unwanted websites
  • PC performance slows down
  • Browser is bombarded with hordes of popup ads
  • System screen freezes repeatedly

If you find any of the above mentioned symptoms, take the following steps to be sure about the malware infection:

  • Press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.
  • Go to the process tab and right-click on the ViStart.exe file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Program Files, then you should take measures to get rid of the malware.

How to remove ViStart.exe  malware from system with Comodo Cleaning Essentials?

Comodo Cleaning Essentials (CCE) incorporates antivirus software with unique features like auto-sandboxing to identify and obstruct every suspicious process running on an endpoint with a single click. To remove ViStart.exe malware using CCE, follow the steps mentioned below:

Step 1: Download the CCE suite.

Step 2: To start the application, double-click on the CCE.exe file.

Step 3: It then probes the antivirus to initiate a full system scan to identify and remove any existing malicious files.

Step 4: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be prompted with an alert screen.

Step 5: Comodo Cleaning Essentials will remove ViStart.exe  malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 10 May 2012 at 6:07 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Lee-Soft.com Executable dc91a523d7e126f8
941599412ee16004
b126cf05
10dce4347b27ba82
e2ccf2324bef995a
Virus.Win32.
Parite.gen
No 1.06.3738 1.06.3738 Poland N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 11 June 2008 at 10:16 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Lee-Soft.com Executable 0eca304c9428bb96
6c360a56662b3c2c
dcac01eb
fb4e2ad6d881d807
952ebc06276a18c8
No 1.06.3802 1.06.3802 United States
2 Lee-Soft.com Executable 2fdcd523ab6e87df
917209b543f04cb4
deb72619
eee9ee3f34411c4b
4c8d302ec6f2cefe
No 1.06.3807 1.06.3807 10.224.1.116/32
3 Lee-Soft.com Executable aaeb6e1b417c45c8
0400ebbdeda22c75
e0b714d5
79dc0182bb4db688
9711f14e57efa216
No 1.06.3824 1.06.3824 United States
4 Lee-Soft.com Executable 289f2a15c4b2b1bb
f554d0ce74443c22
b734b110
1f71f83d556a8168
64db36cb0c5f954d
No 1.06.3738 1.06.3738 Internal Submission
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