How to Remove “cgirqopp.exe”

What is cgirqopp.exe?

Originally developed by Trend Micro, Inc., cgirqopp.exe is a legitimate file process. This process is known as cgirqopp.exe and it belongs to Trend Micro OfficeScan. It is located in C:\Program Files by default.

cgirqopp.exe virus is created when malware authors write virus files and name them after cgirqopp.exe with an aim to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

If your system is affected by cgirqopp.exe malware, you will notice one or several of the symptoms below:

  • cgirqopp.exe occupies an unusually large CPU memory
  • Erratic internet connection
  • Your browser is bombarded with annoying popup ads
  • Computer screen freezes
  • PC's processing speed suffers
  • You are redirected to unknown websites

To pinpoint the virus file location, take the following steps:

Step 1: Press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys at once to open Task Manager.

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

How to remove cgirqopp.exe malware from system using Comodo Cleaning Essentials?

You can either choose to remove cgirqopp.exe and other malwares using Comodo Antivirus, or Comodo Cleaning Essentials (CCE) – both of which are absolutely free to download! CCE is a set of computer security tools designed to help you identify and remove malwares and unsafe processes from an infected computer.

To remove malwares using CCE, take the following steps:

1. Check the system requirements and download the feature-rich CCE suite for free.

2. After installation, choose the type of scan you want to perform. CCE offers 3 scan options to get rid of malwares from a PC:

  • Smart Scan: Does a scan on critical areas of your system.
  • Full Scan: Does a complete scan of your system.
  • Custom Scan: Does a scan only on selected items.

The process to initiate the above mentioned scans are self-explanatory and thus, easy-to-use. 
Additionally, it's recommended that you approve of any updates that the CCE will prompt you about to ensure it does a better job of identifying all the latest threats.

3. Click 'Next' to view the results.
Regardless of the type of scan you choose, the results will sometimes show false positive (flagging files that are actually safe), which has to be ignored. Only select the files you want to get rid of.

4. Click 'Apply' to apply the selected operations to the threats. The selected operations will be applied.

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Safe Entries

First Seen: 22 September 2009 at 7:03 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
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Version
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1 Trend Micro Inc. Executable fbeffd5df25ce38c
8c0214ba11bf6a4d
2813588d
02f10b15677c4800
7f63ee563025b561
No 7.0.0.1386 7.0 United States
2 Trend Micro Inc. Executable f906af93067ea42e
a4de41d255a7d7ff
d76a9c12
73e66c24ef3fe652
4ce708f1d0bacc56
No 7.3.0.1343 7.3 Internal Submission
3 Trend Micro Inc. Executable 88b82dac932a07d8
27519af3be0f2e0c
db170fb6
300570a19be1af7e
1e3c983d110c26a2
Yes 8.0.0.3094 8.0 Internal Submission
4 Trend Micro Inc. Executable a6e03040a3d72eb2
4d5f49a36a7e8f94
f5994b83
a2c24e82d79bbc09
8fa178eebf5c6511
Yes 8.0.0.3087 8.0 Internal Submission
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