How to Remove “ZPlayer.exe”

What is Zplayer.exe?

Originally developed by Inmatrix LTD, ZPlayer.exe is a legitimate file process. This process is known as Zoom Player and it belongs to Zoom Player. It is located in C:\Program Files by default. ZPlayer.exe virus is created when malware authors write virus files and name them after ZPlayer.exe with an aim to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

If your system is affected by ZPlayer.exe malware, you will notice one or several of the symptoms below:

  • ZPlayer.exe occupies an unusually large CPU memory
  • Erratic internet connection
  • Your browser is bombarded with annoying popup ads
  • Computer screen freezes
  • PC's processing speed suffers
  • You are redirected to unknown websites

To pinpoint the virus file location, take the following steps:

Step 1: Press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys at once to open Task Manager.

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

How to remove ZPlayer.exe malware from system using Comodo Cleaning Essentials?

You can either choose to remove ZPlayer.exe and other malwares using Comodo Antivirus, or Comodo Cleaning Essentials (CCE) – both of which are absolutely free to download! CCE is a set of computer security tools designed to help you identify and remove malwares and unsafe processes from an infected computer.

To remove malwares using CCE, take the following steps:

1. Check the system requirements and download the feature-rich CCE suite for free.

2. After installation, choose the type of scan you want to perform. CCE offers 3 scan options to get rid of malwares from a PC:

  • Smart Scan: Does a scan on critical areas of your system.
  • Full Scan: Does a complete scan of your system.
  • Custom Scan: Does a scan only on selected items.

The process to initiate the above mentioned scans are self-explanatory and thus, easy-to-use. 
Additionally, it's recommended that you approve of any updates that the CCE will prompt you about to ensure it does a better job of identifying all the latest threats.

3. Click 'Next' to view the results.
Regardless of the type of scan you choose, the results will sometimes show false positive (flagging files that are actually safe), which has to be ignored. Only select the files you want to get rid of.

4. Click 'Apply' to apply the selected operations to the threats. The selected operations will be applied.

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 13 December 2009 at 10:16 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Inmatrix LTD Executable ef1f9241ed6af8ca
ccbc8bdf9eb54f69
c189dbfd
c0ba3df43efe564d
a71a3571837a96f6
Unclassified
Malware
No 8.1.0.810 8.1 United States N/A
2 N/A Executable 653c0a97765f0ef8
036b844e97ff97cf
1cd7b2dc
cad666a22ea1e435
42314b9572c98b7a
Packed.Win32
.MUPX.Gen
No N/A N/A Brazil N/A
3 Inmatrix LTD Executable 246a60f435c07692
cb3604b9148d31a1
d364a960
4eaf34a64831e391
1096f8858be3df88
Unclassified
Malware
No 8.0.0.0 8.0.0.0 Ukraine N/A
4 Inmatrix LTD Executable da48fca993f73ea9
939854957c5f2af6
416c5c4c
952476eb5d7fd68a
698a31b2a41e3c64
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 7.0.0.0 7.0.0.0 Egypt N/A
Display 4 items per page
  • 4 items per page
  • 8 items per page
  • 16 items per page
  • 32 items per page
49

Safe Entries

First Seen: 05 April 2009 at 7:05 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable c5a44c613243cf12
9494c481baa39c8f
de5ba239
850a043135540dd4
880ca84f9b644795
No 1, 0, 0,
30
1, 0, 0,
30
Internal Submission
2 N/A Executable bb80102a50a2fa04
30afde4154f2dafd
0760ba60
622e9c884e1f1343
30477680a76fd056
No 6.0.0.0 1.0.0.0 United States
3 N/A Executable b9b6fa33117d871c
911ecbbb5bbfabc9
9a6b34b0
166092b8ceee3f40
49c1ad8980ac1f06
No 6.0.0.0 1.0.0.0 United States
4 Inmatrix LTD Executable cca6113fecc162e9
6cb69aa0b79d9745
d00a0607
26b4e8c82d8c2a61
56b90dae9b167958
No 8.1.0.810 8.1 10.224.1.65/32
Display 4 items per page
  • 4 items per page
  • 8 items per page
  • 16 items per page
  • 32 items per page
 
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