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: 07 November 2011 at 6:46 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable be55c56902f00f0c
1a392c0ddfd446a1
0d3f20cf
ecfb0ce38d2e0a2a
7806fcf9587bf193
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 5.0.0.0 1.0.0.0 Egypt N/A
2 N/A Executable 4cbbc75168cc8ade
c86cebb9bc604702
6f59ba24
d03947b78717151b
30b78eb462a49668
Win32.Neshta
.A
No N/A N/A Germany N/A
3 Inmatrix LTD Executable 3dd847bddf1248ca
0cb8017db268557d
0d6353ba
4bb23b6572cc33aa
b63e4b886695c5bf
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 7.0.0.0 7.0.0.0 Egypt N/A
4 Inmatrix LTD Executable ef1f9241ed6af8ca
ccbc8bdf9eb54f69
c189dbfd
c0ba3df43efe564d
a71a3571837a96f6
Unclassified
Malware
No 8.1.0.810 8.1 Internal Submission N/A
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  • 4 items per page
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  • 16 items per page
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70

Safe Entries

First Seen: 05 June 2008 at 9:36 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable 0d9584372deee341
376660ebbc3cfdc7
8332f542
5c026994262ada31
746a2cd4c55dcd59
No 1, 0, 0,
30
1, 0, 0,
30
10.224.25.58/32
2 N/A Executable c5a44c613243cf12
9494c481baa39c8f
de5ba239
850a043135540dd4
880ca84f9b644795
No 1, 0, 0,
30
1, 0, 0,
30
Internal Submission
3 N/A Executable 0d9584372deee341
376660ebbc3cfdc7
8332f542
5c026994262ada31
746a2cd4c55dcd59
No 1, 0, 0,
30
1, 0, 0,
30
10.108.22.233/32
4 N/A Executable 0d9584372deee341
376660ebbc3cfdc7
8332f542
5c026994262ada31
746a2cd4c55dcd59
No 1, 0, 0,
30
1, 0, 0,
30
10.224.25.43/32
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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