How to Remove “XMPBoot.exe”

What is xmpboot.exe?

xmpboot.exe is a legitimate file process developed by ShenZhen Xunlei Networking Technologies, Ltd. This process is known as XMPBoot and it belongs to Thunder5. You can locate the file in C:\Program Files. The virus is created by malware authors and is named after xmpboot.exe file.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

Keep an eye for the following symptoms to check if your PC is infected with xmpboot.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 xmpboot.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 xmpboot.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 xmpboot.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 xmpboot.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 30 June 2010 at 6:38 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 ShenZhen Xunlei Networking Technologies,LTD Executable d375723f8b1a3ac6
168982938fb617e6
dd9aa696
4c5befa6e1d9e67e
08f9b5cd55d9eb67
TrojWare.Win
32.Patched.P
M
Yes 3, 7, 0,
448
3, 7, 0,
448
China N/A
2 ShenZhen Xunlei Networking Technologies,LTD Executable 2887708d946b1752
41762f6329ddfb45
07b7b29a
d9eb13370f153efa
4fa936669969e59d
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 3, 8, 0,
459
3, 8, 0,
459
Malaysia N/A
3 ShenZhen Xunlei Networking Technologies,LTD Executable 99ca916ea063e8f9
7258ca384d494e27
f723cea3
4c022f9d0cc75ef3
621293694f4ecd2b
Virus.Win32.
Parite.gen
Yes 3, 4, 2,
361
3, 4, 2,
361
China N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 02 July 2009 at 11:31 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 ShenZhen Xunlei Networking Technologies,LTD Executable 82647580b15bd5c3
6d92f29da7d6c458
fca8b770
1fca9fc28cdb4e39
15c23d5e3b62a5e0
Yes 3, 4, 2,
361
3, 4, 2,
361
Internal Submission
2 ShenZhen Xunlei Networking Technologies,LTD Executable d7dd0f1285970fcc
8ee00381896726b6
eff1ca93
32d97ecf457ac5fe
8832ba618a317edd
Yes 3, 3, 0,
314
3, 3, 0,
314
Taiwan
3 深圳市迅雷网络技术有限公司 Executable b00172a76d0b68fd
e32dd780df284269
b217194e
281865c6a01c2c98
3772aaa5429f582c
Yes 3, 8, 1,
482
3, 8, 1,
482
Austria
4 ShenZhen Xunlei Networking Technologies,LTD Executable 4622e994a260937e
0585d5516647a9ae
46c61077
d2beb39cee49e7c8
623f7b9c3ae156d6
Yes 1, 0, 0,
11
1, 0, 0,
11
China
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