How to Remove “chglogon.exe”

What is chglogon.exe?

chglogon.exe is a legitimate file process developed by Microsoft Corporation. This process is known as Change Logon Utility and it belongs to Windows Operating System. You can locate the file in C:\Windows\System32. The virus is created by malware authors and is named after chglogon.exe file.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

Keep an eye for the following symptoms to check if your PC is infected with chglogon.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 chglogon.exe file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Windows\System32, then you should take measures to get rid of the malware.

How to remove chglogon.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 chglogon.exe malware using CCE, follow the steps mentioned below:

Step 1: Download the CCE suite.

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 03 June 2008 at 7:54 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable a2b005d7283d1882
a0e71bb19eb4317c
70df84eb
0c96af6cc9c6441b
12beff30be8fe657
Virus.Win32.
Virut.Ce
No 5.1.2600.0
(xpclient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.2600.0 Australia N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 3b01b8ec240186ec
cfb95156e552a3b1
f7e68771
68e14e504dcbef0e
4b0cef27be62f5cd
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7601.1
7514
(win7sp1_r
tm.101119-
1850)
6.1.7601.1
7514
Ukraine N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable f309332b70ba4b30
53365bf9bfe216b3
0f34750f
7a7d8269c53d7fff
397095ee4caf5d9d
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
United States N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 0d8fd5a182eebc0b
d2426ed5ba4e0842
5bc259d0
0876080db5bb6037
a4297e83518c2c87
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7601.1
7514
(win7sp1_r
tm.101119-
1850)
6.1.7601.1
7514
Vietnam N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 04 June 2008 at 6:36 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable d0d65d608cdc5ea1
3a66e1993434a6bd
646206bc
N/A No 6.0.6000.1
6386
(vista_rtm
.061101-22
05)
6.0.6000.1
6386
Internal Submission
2 Корпорация Майкрософт Executable 8457fe65d87a8080
a366b37f527627c1
19dd10f8
N/A No 5.00.2134.
1
5.00.2134.
1
Ukraine
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 73226d5d8cfcd850
8246655317061781
d8e7e4c3
015fc95fdd6105e0
50ff9d52637145a9
No 5.1.2600.0
(xpclient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.2600.0 Internal Submission
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable a8f7a9a1194d9aca
634ed427981bf11e
f2de7a14
50034408c69cfabe
fad07cff1ad38a44
No 5.1.2600.0
(xpclient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.2600.0 India
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