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: 20 October 2011 at 10:04 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 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
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 37f8c5cbb05bed7e
2da623d80f80fa87
791058f8
8115abc87bc4e424
c46c1bfd338de662
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7601.1
7514
(win7sp1_r
tm.101119-
1850)
6.1.7601.1
7514
Indonesia N/A
3 Корпорация Майкрософт Executable 0ed78e0268feea97
41c87823d81feb6e
afa246b2
249433f083726aed
c775d81527e6c1f2
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 5.1.2600.0
(xpclient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.2600.0 Russian Federation N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 4dfc49867ace7590
19cac1c3a1012bfe
a8d849cb
b574f1682df86b10
4dd7c3667734f2b2
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 5.1.2600.0
(xpclient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.2600.0 Vietnam N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 27 June 2008 at 1:33 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 3f4f686a831455a7
77a4be6b1154cf63
be5de429
588901be6987933b
6ea6b35c8b2afceb
No 6.1.7601.1
7514
(win7sp1_r
tm.101119-
1850)
6.1.7601.1
7514
Morocco
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 73226d5d8cfcd850
8246655317061781
d8e7e4c3
015fc95fdd6105e0
50ff9d52637145a9
No 5.1.2600.0
(xpclient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.2600.0 10.224.1.22/32
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 fee1ce132029d553
48b9cfd3afc6e9a5
cf58afdb
703ad64c0b506520
dc7bb8437b5fb9b5
No 6.0.6002.1
8005
(lh_sp2rtm
.090410-18
30)
6.0.6002.1
8005
Taiwan
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