How to Remove “cleanup.exe”

What is Cleanup.exe?

cleanup.exe is an executeable file that is used for deleting cookies, temporary files and other caches from a computer. It is an installation program from SoftDD and you can download this software for, as the name suggests, cleaning up your PC. Because it is a third party software, it can be stored and located anywhere in the system.

Affected Platform:Windows OS

How to find if your computer is affected by cleanup.exe malware?

Step 1: Find out the installation location of cleanup.exe.

Step 2: Simultaneously press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.

Step 3: Check if the file is taking up extra CPU space than is required. A computer is affected by cleanup.exe malware if the file is found using more CPU usage. Alternatively, if the file is located at a path different than where it was originally installed, it is most likely a malware.

How to remove the cleanup.exe file from system using Comodo Free Antivirus?

Step 1: Download our award-winning Comodo Free Antivirus.

Step 2: Installation configuration frames will be displayed. Select the configuration you would like to apply

Step 3: Select Customize Configuration option and arrange installers, configuration, and file location.

Step 4: Once the Installation is Finished, restart your PC.

Step 5: It will take some time for the Comodo Internet Security to update the antivirus.

Step 6: Proceed with a quick scan that automatically begins after the update.

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

Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove the cleanup.exe virus from your computer including all other malwares!

 

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 22 July 2018 at 12:42 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable dc3aec31952e3b3f
d166eeffe4dbfc93
161fa9ef
4a21eed908d4b88b
6d5c21d15aef445e
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No 1, 0, 0, 3 1, 0, 0, 3 Russian Federation N/A
2 N/A Executable 980df5be16ebcaae
0645af7f6affa9f4
5d06f930
dabbd9c2dfb06d17
7563491239718db3
Virus.Win32.
Parite.gen
No 1, 0, 0, 3 1, 0, 0, 3 Mexico N/A
3 N/A Executable 8301dc36f8abda89
b569dc521ea26048
9b4a226b
a842987088c14705
69b61980b1c92be5
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.A
No 1, 0, 0, 3 1, 0, 0, 3 Russian Federation N/A
4 adi Executable 3e77496de602ce9e
e66d15a2f81df5a0
8e44fcbd
9f102075430ebeca
cdea241b60af7729
Virus.Win32.
Wali.KA
No 1, 0, 0, 2 1, 0, 0, 2 Taiwan N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 17 November 2008 at 11:59 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 McAfee, Inc. Executable a88c2956675e2963
a6d10d9b277b500a
fc802fee
42fbdb8d33d0495e
15ecc1e8e2b764bf
Yes 5.0.5.658 5.0.5.658 10.224.25.96/32
2 Optimum X Executable cf2288165860855e
1f67d019c8fb73ae
eb1e3f85
415534ba32183589
4662498ae0c5b029
No 1.41 1.41 10.224.25.96/32
3 RapidSolution Software AG Executable 2b6bbdef3e9a0321
7efb175cffb5189a
873c0054
7bb6f7320affc27e
d1346e6c2a7b6667
Yes 6,0,5200,0 6,0,5200,0 10.108.51.116/32
4 N/A Executable db70ddcd825d0a17
468eb9d125bc888c
a1ca2440
18b2f41bedf1474b
ba87e1cc6e966c83
Yes N/A N/A 10.108.51.184/32
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