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:

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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 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 9e6c651328981bf9
2f088f0c743e4171
69c942a6
c01070ee0c97bf2c
6c09a393c1553c97
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7601.1
7514
(win7sp1_r
tm.101119-
1850)
6.1.7601.1
7514
Syrian Arab Republic N/A
3 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
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable a1ce0c755ff9c1e8
2fd54730f498e3b1
c3d81b1c
bc6d20a55d228009
f2abe36411d8ea06
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
Nigeria N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 07 March 2009 at 8:03 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Корпорация Майкрософт Executable 873fbbcf8ecf804b
97629d86f74d8bcc
c60021b4
4494955d792de24a
92c8ea1397fe040f
No 5.1.2600.0
(xpclient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.2600.0 10.100.130.247/32
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 5e6769b33848b064
71405710106c9cee
72abf4e8
0478e4891a884ddb
d59671f7836b8681
No 5.2.3790.3
959
(srv03_sp2
_rtm.07021
6-1710)
5.2.3790.3
959
Internal Submission
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 0ccb99268ad858e0
6432c85a6315b5f1
ea361a7d
bdb20bfef269b73b
174f0a91011d8167
No 5.2.3790.3
959
(srv03_sp2
_rtm.07021
6-1710)
5.2.3790.3
959
Japan
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 457898753a448852
ad36a6b5e9ea7bf8
ba297b03
15582eacf3917d04
d096ba21b548e7bd
No 10.0.17755
.1
(WinBuild.
160101.080
0)
10.0.17755
.1
Japan
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