How to Remove “WinMount3.exe”

What is winmount3.exe?

winmount3.exe is a legitimate executable file developed by WinMount International Inc. This process is known as WinMount3 and it belongs to the WinMount3. It is commonly stored in C:\Windows\System32. Cybercriminals find a way out to mimic malicious programs in the name of winmount3.exe to spread malware infection.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to detect whether your system is affected by winmount3.exe?

Viruses can easily affect and corrupt “.exe” files causing several system malfunctions. Below are the symptoms to check if your system is infected with the malware:

  • Problem during computer startup.
  • Problem during program startup.
  • Errors while running specific functions.
  • Damaged and missing link files.
  • Conflict in the process.
  • Missing or corrupted driver files.
  • Invalid Windows registry.
  • Hardware malfunction.

To further establish the infection of malware, take the following steps:

  • Go to Task Manager by pressing the combination of keys CTRL+ALT+DEL.
  • Go to the process tab and right-click on the winmount3.exe file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Windows\System32, then you should perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware infection.

How does Comodo Antivirus help you to protect your system from winmount3.exe malware?

Comodo Antivirus protects your system from malware attacks and also removes any existing infections. Following are the steps to effectively purge out the winmount3.exe malware from your system.

Step 1: Download and install Comodo Antivirus.

Step 2: Installation configuration frames will be displayed. Select the configuration you would like to apply.

Step 3: Select Customize Configuration option and arrange installers, configuration, and file location.

Step 4: Restart your PC.

Step 5: Wait until the Comodo Internet Security updates the antivirus.

Step 6: Initiate a quick scan that instantly begins after the update.

Step 7: If the system is infected with winmount3.exe malware or any other threats, you will be prompted with an alert screen upon scanning.

Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove winmount3.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!
 

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 13 April 2011 at 1:44 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Oleg N. Scherbakov Executable 2c08c8be0b045e98
039c5efb1e6a490f
059a63fb
8e8b7920eb26f2cf
52938ef0f7ffb1c1
Heur.Suspici
ous
No 1, 3, 0,
1501
1, 3, 0,
1501
Internal Submission N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 06 March 2009 at 7:30 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 WinMount International Inc. Executable b3de29869d1614ff
7f6099945238684f
a9250eeb
739ab47bc086605e
44c1fc179410d3b4
No 3.3.0.1 3.3.0.1 Internal Submission
2 WinMount International Inc. Executable 264d1af8a9903ede
6e70acd122f7a298
32ffb3fe
49fbb049665a7968
25cd1b042928e9ea
No 3.3.0.1 3.3.0.1 Internal Submission
3 WinMount International Inc. Executable b3de29869d1614ff
7f6099945238684f
a9250eeb
739ab47bc086605e
44c1fc179410d3b4
No 3.3.0.1 3.3.0.1 Kenya
4 WinMount International Inc. Executable d05d64b6b3e7d4a8
9a81c64d14995dc3
31418050
d72ea053f88e0e36
11fe762862a84c97
No 3.2.0.1 3.2.0.1 Brazil
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