How to Remove “cscript.exe”

What is Cscript.exe?

cscript.exe is a legitimate Windows file, this process also called as Microsoft Console Based Script Host. It is located in C:\windows. Since cscript.exe is a windows core system file and it contains a lot of DLL files, malware programmers write some virus program and name it cscript.exe which is spread via internet.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to find if your system is infected with cscript.exe malware?

Since it is an essential and windows core system file, it is stored only in c:\windows. If you suspect the system is affected by cscript malware, check the location of the process, go to the task manager by pressing the CTRL +ALT+DEL and right click on the cscript.exe file and see the location. If the cscript file is located in c:/windows, then your system is safe and is not infected with the virus, if not then the system is affected by cscript virus.

How to remove the cscript.exe file from system using Comodo Free Antivirus?

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

Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove the cscript.exe virus from your computer including all other malwares!

Windows OS PC Security Softwares: 

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 07 February 2018 at 8:53 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable ddbf5d83d3d43441
58a69ae06f724f6f
d012b15d
cc9f9b02b5ddd122
6eef467dc7c29dd7
Backdoor.Win
32.DarkKomet
.GH
No N/A N/A United Kingdom N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable ec59b6f981960fbf
fe469dad0d3602b3
53daf6fd
9189880ecbf8c7e1
f7c08c25d3b9cd29
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 5.8.7600.1
6385
5.8.7600.1
6385
Europe N/A
3 N/A Executable 61a9a26e1ba5b8a1
5369e4b04fb163d6
3e8996b9
324c4a5a1f412043
9006ff0373415366
Backdoor.Win
32.DarkKomet
.GH
No N/A N/A United Kingdom N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 0016c8be3d4a51d3
359d5975386fc5a2
45df94da
ed89767206e8633c
1a803f1666b7171c
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 5.812.1024
0.16384
5.812.1024
0.16384
Vietnam N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 04 June 2008 at 2:34 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable d9e31228f75e6bf5
3ee112b84fca89fc
0fa7eba8
2e8d4a6fedf90e26
5d2370a543b4fd2a
No 5.8.9200.1
6384
5.8.9200.1
6384
United States
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable b70b64c669ef1951
795f36fda0c22791
cf6a6d8b
24fa1f97fbdb5464
5ae35fa8c4d45788
No 5.6.0.6626 5.6.0.6626 United States
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable ef80fc0ac6960e61
f2c2d95013af5a5e
43d6de00
a3a35ee79c64a640
152b3113e6e254e2
No 5.8.7601.1
8283
5.8.7601.1
8283
United States
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 6388fc7c4c8f47e4
4788ce9939b05ef3
143f6917
2a325717d5de29d8
0c8461122a93693b
No 5.6.0.8832 5.6.0.8832 United States
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