How to Remove “courier.exe”

What is courier.exe?

courier.exe is a legitimate process file popularly known as Courier E-Mail Client. It belongs to Courier E-Mail Client, developed by Rose City Software, Inc. It is located in C:\Program Files by default.

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

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to detect whether your system is affected by courier.exe?

Viruses can easily affect and corrupt “.exe” files causing several system malfunctions. Below are the symptoms to check if your system is infected with the malware:

  • Problem during computer start-up.
  • Problem during program start-up.
  • Errors while running specific functions.
  • Damaged and missing link files.
  • Conflict in the process.
  • Missing or corrupted driver files.
  • Invalid Windows registry.
  • Hardware malfunction.

To further establish the infection of malware, take the following steps:

  • Go to Task Manager by pressing the combination of keys CTRL+ALT+DEL.
  • Go to the process tab and right-click on the courier.exe file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Program Files, then you should perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware infection.

How does Comodo Antivirus help you to protect your system from courier.exe malware?

Comodo Antivirus protects your system from malware attacks and also removes any existing infections. Following are the steps to effectively purge out the courier.exe malware from your system.

Step 1: Download and install Comodo 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.

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Step 6: Initiate a quick scan that instantly begins after the update.

Step 7: If the system is infected with courier.exe malware or any other threats, you will be prompted with an alert screen upon scanning.

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 13 October 2008 at 8:00 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable b23948ca8cc040d2
891aa12c899e20a0
8a46fa8c
31b57d584ec67330
78c67d5c63c50303
Application.
VTool.sdne7
No N/A N/A United States N/A
2 N/A Executable b23948ca8cc040d2
891aa12c899e20a0
8a46fa8c
31b57d584ec67330
78c67d5c63c50303
Application.
VTool.sdne7
No N/A N/A Kazakhstan N/A
3 N/A Executable b23948ca8cc040d2
891aa12c899e20a0
8a46fa8c
31b57d584ec67330
78c67d5c63c50303
Application.
VTool.sdne7
No N/A N/A United Kingdom N/A
4 N/A Executable b23948ca8cc040d2
891aa12c899e20a0
8a46fa8c
31b57d584ec67330
78c67d5c63c50303
Application.
VTool.sdne7
No N/A N/A 10.224.1.115/32 N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 26 March 2012 at 12:44 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 retouch.info Executable 49a69bead869992b
7fdac0b5b4ecb107
3c9d0d06
d12d9a6e37569b6c
2a9ee538df461b1f
No 2011, 6,
28, 0
2011, 6,
28, 0
Japan
2 ООО "ЦБУ" Executable 2ab3f2e3b3e19e1f
cef5c274cc457664
edb58af4
f181c87d48ea3073
e2b096db5bdfb0d2
No 6.6.9.0 6.6.9.0 Russian Federation
Display 4 items per page
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  • 8 items per page
  • 16 items per page
  • 32 items per page
 
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