How to Remove “cp.exe”

What is cp.exe?

cp.exe is a legitimate executable file developed by IamBigBrother. This process is known as Iambigbrother Spyware and it belongs to the software advertising Spyware. It is commonly stored in C:\Program Files.

Cybercriminals find a way out to mimic malicious programs in the name of cp.exe to spread malware infection.

Affected Platform: Windows OS
 

How to detect whether your system is affected by cp.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 cp.exe file and open its location.
If the file is located outside C:\Program Files folder, 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 cp.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 cp.exe malware from your system.

Step 1: Download and install 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: Restart your PC.

Step 5: Wait until the Comodo Internet Security updates the antivirus.

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

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

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

First Seen: 06 April 2018 at 7:59 am
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Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
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28a454c0
83976973ea4bde42
6fdbec03853685a1
Packed.Win32
.MUPX.Gen
No N/A N/A Romania N/A
2 N/A Executable fa5dd653adf8401a
888ca2ecba01450b
4b7e492b
5fd1b8908666ee85
80d9a54e0f91aa59
Unclassified
Malware
No N/A N/A China N/A
3 N/A Executable 01c4609c0218e7a2
b4ee458d3ecb567a
7cb5a655
85b13a0733f73eee
33e2b78fb4dd7a85
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No N/A N/A Brazil N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 16 August 2008 at 1:13 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable 7c96155efea48521
54387a9ea8c44492
6aaf57b7
4fa95db2b27c286a
04d77901648f4f37
No N/A N/A United States
2 MadeForNet.com Executable aad0f68d79139611
b919900007cb06f2
36f5d9b1
9ac24758432413ce
edfb259b3c669ce7
Yes 1.0.0.0 1.0.0.0 United States
3 N/A Executable 8b4e7ce144bc850e
5721c03e6ff118b2
784a33ca
3952aa3effd7f53a
f5bc6660ea761c92
No N/A N/A Romania
4 N/A Executable 2afac767072dcc87
1f7edfd0c8273569
eced8113
8de4990556467eeb
00e0c112a1e85151
No N/A N/A India
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