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 April 2018 at 2:12 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Steven R. Gould Executable 54600f27fae5a7bd
40c242e7157d09b9
206cd1a9
9403d3c80a6cfcc7
7433c212751d6327
Unclassified
Malware
No 3.1.2 3.1.2 India N/A
2 N/A Executable 47a8735b0d7b0f32
702e39a9080656d8
a87c7ef0
9f5c1c634cfbf861
84c3eb5992377c39
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No 1, 0, 0, 3 1, 0, 0, 3 Iran, Islamic Republic of N/A
3 N/A Executable 607a4a4312c5f33e
de0406d983c5989a
68385cb8
9a0c07ea8f6f770e
1ac173548f106108
TrojWare.Win
32.Toga.PYF
No N/A N/A China N/A
4 Electronic Arts, Inc. Executable db94261cc9f0e26d
457337d770722d98
c52f8687
8a17ed5c5ac51883
b0166cf142c19806
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No 4.05.01.00 4.05.01.00 176.221.121.148/32 N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 05 July 2008 at 7:15 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 McAfee, Inc. Executable d76a18f2752ae5cd
9141f52773a14479
86d794f7
04f0ac8f060f658b
b8b829d6209c07ca
Yes 4.6.0.2935 4.6.0 United States
2 RapidSolution Software AG Executable 2c61b5231b397885
2541f163df7a8936
d7f03931
b82c4d4b41d386ea
43e98ad3a61b8a32
Yes 6,0,5200,0 6,0,5200,0 United States
3 N/A Executable 2e5db4976a970bc6
82700f6b7752125a
5d1303a2
72811f3d5eb78cef
9ac91176a9b8bd2a
No N/A N/A United States
4 N/A Executable 407f76e59ad2c165
d5b3d014c56cda1f
248e32e4
349af43b603e5a3f
a80df5180a54bcb7
No N/A N/A United States
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