How to Remove “clptray.exe”

What is clptray.exe?

clptray.exe is a legitimate file process developed by COMODO. This process is known as clptray.exe and it belongs to Comodo Launch Pad. You can locate the file in C:\Program Files. The virus is created by malware authors and is named after clptray.exe file.

Affected Platforms: Windows OS

How to determine if your computer is infected with clptray.exe malware?

Look out for these symptoms to check if your PC is infected with clptray.exe malware:

  • Unstable internet connection
  • clptray.exe occupies extra CPU space
  • PC processing speed slows down
  • Browser often redirects to irrelevant websites
  • Browser is bombarded with hordes of popup ads
  • Computer screen freezes repeatedly

Take the following steps to diagnose your PC for possible clptray.exe malware attack:

Step 1: Simultaneously press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.

Step 2: If you notice the file located outside C:\Program Files, perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

How to remove clptray.exe malware from system using Comodo Antivirus?

Step 1: Download our award-winning 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: Restart your PC after the installation gets over

Step 5: Wait for Comodo Internet Security to update the antivirus.

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

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

Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove clptray.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 17 July 2010 at 3:11 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 COMODO Executable e10fd6fef45c5a1d
3261bbe7b1d8a5be
87b9e92a
684bbbe2fb6ff022
a2f3abb296b6050d
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 1.1.1.7 1.1.1.0 Pakistan N/A
2 COMODO Executable a5f03ea9f625e847
f563baaf37971fbf
63966c1c
5141a15abbb97f32
71d5b39b17ca44bc
Unclassified
Malware
No 1.1.1.7 1.1.1.0 Brazil N/A
Display 4 items per page
  • 4 items per page
  • 8 items per page
  • 16 items per page
  • 32 items per page
7

Safe Entries

First Seen: 25 February 2009 at 12:29 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 www.comodo.com Executable acdab581a266b305
bfc413de5ab73559
e7fd2235
7919fa3d8bfd8503
e714f16b413e8851
Yes 1.0.0.0 1.0.0.0 Internal Submission
2 COMODO Executable 4f08bd9950b544f4
e3fe93cd59b1362f
fc123057
641102520ad57331
475cf799db09865b
Yes 1.0.0.2 1.0.0.2 Internal Submission
3 COMODO Executable 3e801f8f5f10f3d1
ed07b9da04b66b77
f320e6d4
d17173b5c8297e95
63fad28b7ebc7948
No 1.0.0.1 1.0.0.1 Internal Submission
4 COMODO Executable d5fc39a93475056c
3ace1264e88516f9
b03da919
8b5d89488fe51d7e
c361390f1e8d955b
No 1.0.0.3 1.0.0.4 Internal Submission
Display 4 items per page
  • 4 items per page
  • 8 items per page
  • 16 items per page
  • 32 items per page
 

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