How to Remove “cpp.exe”

What is cpp.exe?


cpp.exe is a legitimate process file popularly known as c. 2003. It is associated with Embedded Software Development With eCos developed by Pearson Education, Inc. It is located in C:\Program Files by default.

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

Affected Platforms: Windows OS


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


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

  • Unstable internet connection
  • cpp.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 cpp.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.

How to remove cpp.exe malware from system using Comodo Antivirus?

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Step 7: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be notified through an alert screen.

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 05 April 2018 at 6:37 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Cppc Executable 2ae178526d77f54a
c4ee42b9881602cb
b392efd1
621a94fcd7938b52
c0be1b9c3448fbc2
Unclassified
Malware
Yes 1.8.7.6 1.8.7.6 United States N/A
2 N/A Executable 71c5e38352a68ffd
a541f61d2cfcdc7f
05847a55
598f96c96fdf53e1
c5da63d16c444121
Win32.Neshta
.A
No N/A N/A United States N/A
3 N/A Executable dbf6f802777528b3
49564496a292283b
c95e9ba5
70ade417d4d219f2
a934669b133da4e4
EmailWorm.Wi
n32.Runonce.
~v001
No N/A N/A Romania N/A
4 N/A Executable 01423fa6567c3ee0
29de379fc2d6bc71
f1594546
aeb1813ae4962b87
bfbe9fe249ce4a9e
Win32.Neshta
.A
No N/A N/A 103.52.126.82/32 N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 14 January 2009 at 11:11 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable bf43d7a22801b5c2
9078249b957164f3
342ddd8f
57d76e961401f66c
c80bdc2e59a947e5
No N/A N/A Germany
2 N/A Executable be146cba2a7d0af8
1e9429c192938433
71733695
3ab69d09058363fb
2850a08ac84b407b
No N/A N/A United States
3 N/A Executable c1ac800b6dce7bbd
46fba160e111801c
8bf7a7a9
5cf1b06c0f10e2db
bfb24778ee94eb07
No N/A N/A 10.224.25.45/32
4 N/A Executable a160e9b06d16abc5
8631fb914c521d5f
15a704e4
cd1f4a8e3e42cd97
fd0ace61bb97cc7d
No N/A N/A 10.108.51.116/32
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