How to Remove “cb32.exe”

What is cb32.exe?


cb32.exe is a legitimate process file popularly known as BitTorrent.  It is associated with software Windows NetMeeting developed by Microsoft Corporation. It is located in C:\Program Files by default.

Malware programmers write virus files with malicious scripts and save them as cb32.exe with an intention to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platforms: Windows OS

How to determine if your computer is infected with cb32.exe malware?


Look out for the these symptoms to check if your PC is infected with cb32.exe malware:

  • Unstable internet connection
  • cb32.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 cb32.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 cb32.exe malware from system using Comodo Antivirus?

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

Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove cb32.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 20 October 2011 at 9:39 pm
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Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable c9b359241f602d4a
2bb54e852c77d704
9418ecdf
e68aa21891c0a8b7
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Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 4.4.3400 3.01 Vietnam N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable ca3b8ef1699b8c47
0b08348be21cc6b5
9831cffb
0743aff9726a10b6
d3d013e402a243e8
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 4.4.3400 3.01 Egypt N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable f12b870e918a14c0
a08ff7145febde75
19a6e22f
e34ac3abe9a7e8e1
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Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 4.4.3400 3.01 Turkey N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable db4dbea039001628
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4a0df612
d96bcb2b87877617
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Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 4.4.3400 3.01 South Africa N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 24 June 2008 at 1:28 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable f0d51bb90bdb6f80
77a405dfa5d2b63c
98ca3a05
8e8ccdbf5a893f8b
5b0412a498d77925
No 4.4.3400 3.01 Canada
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 198c096a9a4fc41f
e9a0a4161916e918
dc47b4da
b24e88b56a26ca2e
649eb21fc04f6d4e
No 4.4.3385 3.01 Internal Submission
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable a33ee3efeec3320f
2f605bca5fc24542
d5b1c20d
fc4a0b758adb29ef
a638e25298095e5c
Yes 4.4.3399 3.01 United States
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 23b56dc824ff0ffd
cd2397f1d278e0bf
cb8b03b8
31f7f062603bd844
6e73192a56d6be33
No 4.4.3388 3.01 104.236.253.252/32
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