How to Remove “aspnet_wp.exe”

What is aspnet_wp.exe?

aspnet_wp.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as aspnet_wp.exe. It belongs to software Microsoft .NET Framework and was developed by Microsoft.  It is commonly stored in C:\Windows. The malware programmers or cyber criminals write different types of malicious programs and name it as aspnet_wp.exe to damage the software and hardware.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

Malicious authors try to infect the systems with different types of malicious programs. Each form of malicious software is designed to infect the system that creates different issues and impact on the system. One can notice the following changes once the system is infected with aspnet_wp.exe malware

  • If the internet connection fluctuation is high 
  • If the aspnet_wp.exe file is taking more of your CPU memory 
  • If the system performance is very low
  • If the system is redirected to some strange websites 
  • If the system is getting some annoying popup ads 
  • If the system freezes quiet often
  • If it invites other malware to infect and damage the system and exploits the same to collect the user private informaton

When one of these happens then you can be sure that your system is infected with setup.exe  malware. To confirm that go to task manager by pressing the combination of keys ctrl+alt+del and go to the process tab and right click on the aspnet_wp.exe  and open the location, if the location is subfolder C:\Windows files then the system is not affected by aspnet_wp.exe , if the location is somewhere else then the system is affected by aspnet_wp.exe malware.

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

Ideally, replacing the existing aspnet_wp.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 Free Comodo Antivirus.

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

Step 3: After network detection is complete, press “Close” button for a scan window.

Step 4: 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 aspnet_wp.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 15 March 2018 at 1:19 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 9b5b35a758675418
63b9886cf54246b9
babf2e71
0e600308f25477f1
16076d63d8212a50
Worm.Win32.D
ropper.RA
No N/A N/A Taiwan N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 1906b7fb30c77b52
65df6b29b37fd8de
9301517b
f760603702b80613
2a851748f8a27d89
Virus.Win32.
Parite.gen
No 1.1.4322.2
470
1.1.4322.2
470
5.90.232.32/32 N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 9bf16bf5044b563c
63b8ffde7216e917
7857ded4
6b974bb049764a04
1f268a2b9d2ba5da
Virus.Win32.
Parite.gen
Yes 2.0.50727.
5053
(QFE.05072
7-5000)
2.0.50727.
5053
5.90.103.188/32 N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable e1d6bd9521e1fd7d
73ab51c2b7942ac1
a63e5af7
de6d49a341845f9b
827464af09345f58
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 2.0.50727.
5474
(Win7SP1GD
R.050727-5
400)
2.0.50727.
5474
United States N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 15 August 2008 at 7:59 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable b1484e864e8cab0d
59fad1f4cd8dbfa2
978aa650
6cc573808f812161
42ba8fba4b26d944
Yes 4.6.1590.0
built by:
NETFXREL2
4.6.1590.0 10.108.51.216/32
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable c537ad8e67c3cfa0
1ecfff8d193b0180
79803fc9
1aa85c907163b7ad
1d2a1d45c700c8c8
Yes 4.0.30319.
36213
built by:
FX452RTMLD
R
4.0.30319.
36213
United States
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable aeeb600a8f815bcb
abff32f1ef23ec0c
66a46bf0
da038204db3577e0
68a160d26dd1b81c
Yes 4.0.30319.
19408
built by:
FX451RTMLR
EL
4.0.30319.
19408
United States
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable b1484e864e8cab0d
59fad1f4cd8dbfa2
978aa650
6cc573808f812161
42ba8fba4b26d944
Yes 4.6.1590.0
built by:
NETFXREL2
4.6.1590.0 United States
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