How to Remove “conkeepm.exe”

What is conkeepm.exe?

conkeepm.exe is a legitimate process file popularly known as Connection Keeper. It belongs to Connection Keeper, developed by Gammadyne Corporation. It is located in C:\Windows\System32 by default.

Malware programmers write virus files with malicious scripts and save them as conkeepm.exe with an intention to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platforms: Windows OS

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

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

  • Unstable internet connection
  • conkeepm.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 conkeepm.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:\Windows\System32, perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

How to remove conkeepm.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 conkeepm.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 26 July 2012 at 7:08 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Gammadyne Corporation Executable 025d5a7d4873ee8d
76ac62097752ccec
80cb2b29
f9af242961262c61
458ea2b1c9c18ec1
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 9.1 9.1 Iran, Islamic Republic of N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 17 April 2009 at 10:52 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Gammadyne Corporation Executable 70fc4bf634320844
bf246f6a66855299
150e3978
f28d86752549d714
48a56bb26ab6a9e0
Yes 8.1 8.1 Saudi Arabia
2 Gammadyne Corporation Executable a379c09e4cbb75b2
f7e901690ae16124
4f1f28dc
55af550388ee1fbc
6c930a28cfb5ff39
Yes 8.0 8.0 Austria
3 Gammadyne Corporation Executable 70fc4bf634320844
bf246f6a66855299
150e3978
f28d86752549d714
48a56bb26ab6a9e0
Yes 8.1 8.1 United States
4 Gammadyne Corporation Executable 1e83097f82b5a1c5
82476869937fd173
2637d26f
d06d40ed159c4f60
77a49f67c4e53b56
Yes 14.1 14.1 10.224.1.63/32
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