How to Remove “blastcln.exe”

What is blastcln.exe?

blastcln.exe is a legitimate executable file developed by Microsoft Corporation. This process is known as blastcln.exe and it belongs to Windows Operating System. It is commonly stored in C:\Program Files. Cybercriminals find a way out to mimic malicious programs in the name of blastcln.exe to spread malware infection.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

Keep an eye for the following symptoms to check if your PC is infected with blastcln.exe malware:

  • Unstable internet connection
  • Browser redirects to unwanted websites
  • PC performance slows down
  • Browser is bombarded with hordes of popup ads
  • System screen freezes repeatedly

If you find any of the above mentioned symptoms, take the following steps to be sure about the malware infection:

1) Press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.

2) Go to the process tab and right-click on the blastcln.exe file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Program Files, then you should take measures to get rid of the malware.

How to remove blastcln.exe malware from system with Comodo Cleaning Essentials?

Comodo Cleaning Essentials (CCE) incorporates antivirus software with unique features like auto-sandboxing to identify and obstruct every suspicious process running on an endpoint with a single click. To remove blastcln.exe malware using CCE, follow the steps mentioned below:

Step 1: Download the CCE suite.

Step 2: To start the application, double-click on the CCE.exe file.

Step 3: It then probes the antivirus to initiate a full system scan to identify and remove any existing malicious files.

Step 4: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be prompted with an alert screen.

Step 5: Comodo Cleaning Essentials will remove blastcln.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 04 June 2008 at 8:49 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 3b0ff1d08e7d58b7
a4b7c13966d249b6
6ca3bf84
3c19002a2e062787
15aa47c99a5cdc77
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-2105)
5.1.2600.5
512
Vietnam N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable efeebbdb908fcbe4
417f614e3fb744af
12a7ccbe
51ecfaceac92c4ae
795cd52cd7f6db70
Virus.Win32.
Expiro.CG
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-2105)
5.1.2600.5
512
France N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable b8e271255b5a86ae
159838e6ac9f003c
84d9477d
88527fb91f79efd0
becfab7fa3b10ef5
Virus.Win32.
Virut.Ce
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-2105)
5.1.2600.5
512
Estonia N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 19cb23ca0fd1e180
d04bfdea25105c6f
adbd3e85
6ba041461fab6270
333260a9753c638b
Virus.Win32.
Expiro.ew
No 5.1.2600.2
180
(xpsp_sp2_
rtm.040803
-2158)
5.1.2600.2
180
United States N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 04 June 2008 at 9:32 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 401b65370fd566ae
e7a4cc826be90513
d15c5f47
N/A No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-2105)
5.1.2600.5
512
Hungary
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable ad8c9e3513d1a7a2
5904a7d78a2bfc77
9fb3d402
e34893fe18d33840
4e42cc9fbe8dfdd8
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-2105)
5.1.2600.5
512
Internal Submission
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 69f7c0d0d9583767
259008345605cba8
adba57e0
f29356002df53302
8467ed7947be1dc4
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-2105)
5.1.2600.5
512
United Kingdom
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable fa3366150dad4b81
dc5efb77349b5ca4
3f92bc6c
31b6039d8f5a08e9
1740c5cd13e2ec88
No 5.1.2600.2
180
(xpsp_sp2_
rtm.040803
-2158)
5.1.2600.2
180
United Kingdom
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