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.

How does Comodo Antivirus help you to protect your system from wzpreviewer32.exe malware?

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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 989307240bbe1674
958311e6f396c324
527644a8
faa8be585905c379
0985f3857c7eede9
Yes 1.0
(32-bit)
1.0
(8287)
United States
2 WinZip Computing, S.L. Executable 0b3fad415b713164
29946d71548e45d3
e4ce6a9b
ff431b25a6c660c4
87d5ce0ba167ed40
Yes 1.0
(32-bit)
1.0
(8287)
United States
3 WinZip Computing, S.L. Executable 6e828d7a1f1277d7
3261cad44fc03830
3c553a7f
2165cc0da4cefbec
dccfbce7fc81877a
Yes 2.0
(32-bit)
2.0
(9652)
10.224.1.116/32
4 WinZip Computing, S.L. Executable 5d401274d2b5f82f
0464346a8f9d1bf6
abf1cb35
d840a3ee39cedf62
8a7d588fb54b875c
Yes 2.0
(32-bit)
2.0
(10060)
United States
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