How to Remove “converteruninstall.exe”

What is converteruninstall.exe?

converteruninstall.exe is a legitimate process file popularly known as converteruninstall.exe. It was developed by DivX, Inc. It is located in C:\Program files by default.

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

Affected Platforms: Windows OS

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

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

  • Unstable internet connection
  • converteruninstall.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 converteruninstall.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.

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 11 April 2009 at 5:46 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 DivX, Inc. Executable c6e59fb1a6471471
fcdd9b4c9a99af02
90ea123c
7bcefdc9ec90dfc3
0084925a9997a303
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 1.0.0.182 N/A Ukraine N/A
2 DivX, Inc. Executable 520966e7146e69e6
a6d295c78b0ebc8b
a924dcb2
a90f5869d85439d1
4a4b6d4333815a90
Worm.Win32.G
ael.A
No 1.0.0.190 N/A Poland N/A
3 DivX, Inc. Executable 26f22e7d005803eb
b070a23c10a2e837
6a0b7473
f9418c3518fd1cfa
aaffb8883f331335
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 1.0.0.198 N/A Ukraine N/A
4 N/A Executable 7382de7232d6a928
eeb7cf4b23ff7ceb
0518c4f1
36ee1e6849ffc6ff
0ea5fb2da7992e0d
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No N/A N/A Greece N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 04 June 2008 at 7:19 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 DivX, Inc. Executable 3ca71d27080cb6eb
852fd499aef5f57c
2e7eaf7f
596141a42285ddcf
c4733d5f0830ce16
No 1.0.0.301 N/A Poland
2 DivX, Inc. Executable 3ca71d27080cb6eb
852fd499aef5f57c
2e7eaf7f
596141a42285ddcf
c4733d5f0830ce16
No 1.0.0.301 N/A France
3 DivX, Inc. Executable 3ca71d27080cb6eb
852fd499aef5f57c
2e7eaf7f
596141a42285ddcf
c4733d5f0830ce16
No 1.0.0.301 N/A Sweden
4 DivX, Inc. Executable e147161b026f9f33
1120e84efad03c05
538e093b
1cde18125f15338f
97ec8bf96ea8cc45
No 1.0.0.278 N/A United States
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