How to Remove “WzPreviewer32.exe”

What is wzpreviewer32.exe?

wzpreviewer32.exe is a legitimate executable file developed by WinZip Computing, S.L. This process is known as WinZip Previewer and it belongs to WinZip Previewer software. It is commonly stored in C:\Program Files. Cybercriminals find a way out to mimic malicious programs in the name of wzpreviewer32.exe to spread malware infection.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to detect whether your system is affected by wzpreviewer32.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 wzpreviewer32.exe file and open its location.

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 03 March 2012 at 5:13 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 07648e27bca26b25
488d0d3480289b32
71deba61
fc6712016d927814
493254842b864217
Win32.Neshta
.A
No N/A N/A Russian Federation N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 25 September 2009 at 12:52 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 WinZip Computing, S.L. Executable 3dc300f1848f7704
80f0177b57f0eef3
ef0d58b4
02df59b003b9cf4a
6c5b2940f7070c51
Yes 1.0
(32-bit)
1.0
(8287)
Internal Submission
2 WinZip Computing, S.L. Executable 442b50bb5efacb40
2907974e94b4a7d6
8e052e55
3f2c7be184a1e18b
db40206dfbfec2fa
Yes 1.0
(32-bit)
1.0
(8287)
Taiwan
3 WinZip Computing, S.L. Executable add00e87d39c1d44
4597ca544afa3e25
e03a8e44
08a4c96dd49f86de
806978a66fe65a4c
Yes 1.0
(32-bit)
1.0
(8287)
Internal Submission
4 N/A Executable 00c919ed7cbb3bc9
804a857c77e5efb9
98838115
2ff2be16855f38c1
fc0cc9ef77cdd5cc
Yes N/A N/A Internal Submission
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