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: 05 July 2018 at 7:08 pm
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Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
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Malware Behavior
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7cb5a655
85b13a0733f73eee
33e2b78fb4dd7a85
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No N/A N/A Brazil N/A
2 N/A Executable 8b7961eb58530fce
62228dcc89a2ac5e
c7c3b6ab
b45d2e2924a76d56
f1433b1fd710389a
Win32.Neshta
.A
No N/A N/A United States N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 16 August 2008 at 1:13 pm
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Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable 1298a56061d8f30e
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No N/A N/A United States
2 N/A Executable 2afac767072dcc87
1f7edfd0c8273569
eced8113
8de4990556467eeb
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No N/A N/A India
3 GNU Executable bb4fb29a904b6e19
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N/A No 5.3.0.1936 5.3.0.1936 United States
4 N/A Executable 199c4445410b4b1e
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No N/A N/A 10.224.25.45/32
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