How to Remove “apemreg.exe”

What is apemreg.exe?

apemreg.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as apemreg.exe. It belongs to MTS Package Installer and was developed by Microsoft Corporation. It is commonly stored in C:\Windows\System32.

Malware programmers or cybercriminals write different types of malicious programs and name them as apemreg.exe to spread virus.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

Each malware is different and causes unique problems to the system. You will notice one or several of the following symptoms if your system is infected with apemreg.exe malware:

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • apemreg.exe file is taking more of your CPU memory
  • System performance is very low
  • Browser is redirected to some strange websites
  • Interference of annoying popup ads
  • Other malwares infiltrate into the system

To further establish the malware infection, 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 apemreg.exe and open the file location

If the file is located outside C:\Windows\System32, then it is likely that the system is affected with apemreg.exe malware.

How to remove apemreg.exe malware from system using Comodo Antivirus?

Ideally, replacing the existing apemreg.exe file on your computer with a different version procured from the internet is advisable. To remove the file using Comodo's trusted and effective antivirus software, follow the steps below:

Step 1: Download the award-winning Comodo Free Antivirus.

Step 2: Installation configuration frames will be displayed. Select the configuration you would like to apply.

Step 3: Select Customize Configuration option and arrange installers, configuration, and file location.

Step 4: Once the Installation is Finished, restart your PC.

Step 5: It will take some time for the Comodo Internet Security to update the antivirus.

Step 6: Proceed with a quick scan that automatically begins after the update.

Step 7: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be prompted with an alert screen.

Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove apemreg.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 28 April 2009 at 4:56 am
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Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable a40c6c5f431d2529
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103a0f93
1d6da589b0b1c2d4
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Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 6.00.8169 6.00.8169 Israel N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable fe30083ff3f38ff9
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061965e9
70df393ebf3fba18
92624a7f7383bd26
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 6.00.8169 6.00.8169 Indonesia N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 6925679a1245b3b2
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37bfd4b8
65decc1dd1895029
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Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 6.00.8169 6.00.8169 Serbia N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 182505966c9f816b
2986c7c3f9dd5bf8
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3063665d882194b5
0f63597677768e38
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 6.00.8169 6.00.8169 Turkey N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 11 September 2008 at 4:19 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 6b8861d8be95314e
b7dc129a248ad443
6bd7c371
14ab7791c94c49eb
4463b925159accc2
No 6.00.8169 6.00.8169 Vietnam
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 3c5cac2dee0a2b8f
e3d456a6ccdaa380
9b38bda6
f8e8465a944a31de
f9442ac5b7a9f5df
No 6.00.8169 6.00.8169 China
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable ba0273feab5a73ae
1fa6639e86ecb68b
96ff9268
08961db7bd02e88e
5c42a12638813707
No 6.00.8169 6.00.8169 Italy
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 6b8861d8be95314e
b7dc129a248ad443
6bd7c371
14ab7791c94c49eb
4463b925159accc2
No 6.00.8169 6.00.8169 Brazil
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