How to Remove “applicationinstaller.exe”

What is applicationinstaller.exe?

applicationinstaller.exe is a legitimate process file popularly known as Nokia Application Installer. It belongs to Nokia Application Installer, developed by Nokia. It is located in C:\Program files by default.

Malware programmers write virus files with malicious scripts and save them as applicationinstaller.exe with an intention to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platforms: Windows OS

How to determine if your computer is infected with applicationinstaller.exe malware?

Look out for these symptoms to check if your PC is infected with applicationinstaller.exe malware:

  • Unstable internet connection
  • applicationinstaller.exe occupies extra CPU space
  • PC processing speed slows down
  • Browser often redirects to irrelevant websites
  • Browser is bombarded with hordes of popup ads
  • Computer screen freezes repeatedly

Take the following steps to diagnose your PC for possible applicationinstaller.exe malware attack:

Step 1: Simultaneously press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.

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

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

Step 1: Download our award-winning 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.

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

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

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 01 April 2008 at 1:24 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 939a539dec5aec63
46dbfd4318b9b484
db29b181
c4220eb0d487cf31
dc70849df0e326f4
Win32.Neshta
.A
No N/A N/A Romania N/A
2 Nokia Executable d58781c63a80afc0
000e77f1e3c9c202
fb71f5ce
4f787eb127d34df8
4e0ec7585b1c3731
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 7, 1, 172,
0
3, 0, 0, 0 India N/A
3 Nokia Executable 29619e209c84f161
c2331d972e3bef7d
afdc7a03
92450321cf5a9640
c22637e4a957d3c9
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 6, 85,
121, 2
3, 0, 0, 0 India N/A
4 Nokia Executable 105a0b318185c5d3
0ffd1beed90d1e5f
0957a504
950b962354b49b0e
08f1fca85562ccde
Win32.Jeefo.
A
No 7,1,180,94 7,1 Ukraine N/A
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42

Safe Entries

First Seen: 09 June 2008 at 10:18 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Nokia Executable f61814ee2d572911
7f0cfe11fe05fec5
8e7316ce
9715d3fc8a61f7af
389c333e63035de6
No 6, 60, 66,
3
3, 0, 0, 0 Internal Submission
2 Nokia Executable 3a05815066479fce
1fc92fdb7608e4cd
9c0484fb
1f2e8f3c44fab674
21af12eee430d006
No 7, 1, 155,
0
3, 0, 0, 0 Internal Submission
3 Nokia Executable 8b465866d824514a
43b7dc7f314cda3f
a71a9dbd
62c14870d75cbbe4
bea616dada89263a
No 7,1,180,94 7,1 Hungary
4 N/A Executable fc6de2066f3ac578
9ca2973499e98ab3
ae3a4211
6f343a8ee1a103d8
5d5152f4970f7a9f
No 6, 85,
121, 2
3, 0, 0, 0 10.224.1.58/32
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