How to Remove “WebProxy.exe”

What is WebProxy.exe?

WebProxy.exe is a legitimate process file popularly known as Internet Resident Proxy. It is associated with Panda Internet Security developed by Panda Security company. It is located in C:\Program Files\Panda Software\Panda Titanium Antivirus 2005\ by default. Malware programmers create files with virus scripts and name them after WebProxy.exe with an intention to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

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

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • WebProxy.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 WebProxy.exe malware attack:

Step 1: Simultaneously press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.

Step 2: If you notice the file located outside C:\Program Files\Panda Software\Panda Titanium Antivirus 2005\, then you should run an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

How to remove WebProxy.exe malware from system using Comodo Antivirus?

Step 1: Download the award-winning Free Antivirus.

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 waol.exe virus from your computer including all other malwares!

 

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 03 September 2008 at 2:22 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Panda Software International Executable 7a5042026df43b45
75b33905761bbdb8
f3982987
N/A Virus.Win32.
Virut.n
No 6, 2, 22,
533
6, 2, 16,
0
Malaysia N/A
2 N/A Executable 2a9ade64e5eb60ac
cfc8cc1aebb16f04
67181746
035f02b14f1f8437
e215f2e9194083c0
Unclassified
Malware
No N/A N/A 159.146.101.185/32 N/A
3 N/A Executable 2a9ade64e5eb60ac
cfc8cc1aebb16f04
67181746
035f02b14f1f8437
e215f2e9194083c0
Unclassified
Malware
No N/A N/A 5.232.103.0/32 N/A
4 N/A Executable 2a9ade64e5eb60ac
cfc8cc1aebb16f04
67181746
035f02b14f1f8437
e215f2e9194083c0
Unclassified
Malware
No N/A N/A 5.120.158.196/32 N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 03 June 2008 at 3:11 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable 7822175c4c2462ed
e62eda3c987a7e96
63167a37
02b5c5142135f209
4a1688e103865d3e
No N/A N/A 10.224.1.116/32
2 Panda Software Executable 8f36e3489cbe2503
343b5f263a484b59
e4ff3f20
7cce216a5ec487f0
f895dbc78d2cdf2e
No 5, 3, 14,
13
5, 3, 8, 0 Internal Submission
3 Panda Software International Executable d014df615c0eb261
b7b3df9b0250fa6d
978c3597
b27c5d62d4f9776d
b5e1bf04b746970f
No 7, 10, 30,
504
7, 10, 30,
0
Internal Submission
4 Panda Security Executable 20f1ab5cae15a923
1a0b540bf9e28a1d
6db54bd3
198b8c260aa18588
1415e2128e262497
Yes 9, 2, 0, 0 9, 2, 0, 0 Internal Submission
Display 4 items per page
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  • 32 items per page
 
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