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: 03 October 2011 at 8:18 pm
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Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 34fc598d6ac51a62
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71de9843
2f90be330e62dfb3
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TrojWare.Win
32.TrojanDow
nloader.Agen
t.AKBW
No N/A N/A China 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 d8f34d867ab026ab
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3f9c36db
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No N/A N/A United States
2 N/A Executable 9bccae0d9f1f3654
5cc2423d014c7737
ebeab9c9
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No N/A N/A United States
3 MadeForNet.com Executable aad0f68d79139611
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36f5d9b1
9ac24758432413ce
edfb259b3c669ce7
Yes 1.0.0.0 1.0.0.0 United States
4 N/A Executable 75711cd23507bba1
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3929a84d
e3b54a71318e5d59
2f7973519ea8aab1
No N/A N/A 104.236.253.252/32
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