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: 18 June 2018 at 12:01 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 8eb9de8d1978391c
ab7e3149944abd7d
05f885f0
8462c9c046943374
4f3339ed5c73c52d
Win32.Neshta
.A
No N/A N/A Azerbaijan N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable ddd1a296216d066f
b1cfe9405dcf5551
6d7f2383
1650fa23cd019458
ce0c9fd789014b99
Unclassified
Malware
No 5.812.1024
0.16384
5.812.1024
0.16384
197.211.63.170/32 N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 14f66d63f846b8a5
ebdeb8918968677b
f814f1d7
ee904c531659fe6c
02ab8f723e9f127c
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 5.812.1024
0.16384
5.812.1024
0.16384
156.217.101.221/32 N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 797ea7a7216bfd1d
fcf649b683cffc29
d3253bd6
3a76ad28dcf51729
21f5f09f7ec99e88
Virus.Win32.
Virut.Ce
No 5.812.1024
0.16384
5.812.1024
0.16384
5.155.221.120/32 N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 10 July 2008 at 1:34 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable fbd85ee54267f548
d61e6ddf70cd64d4
fbec83e6
f96bf31e5feec186
2a78af07aba3a843
No N/A N/A 10.108.51.116/32
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 0e3c0779d8eaad3b
00363d7890ddc827
2b510d49
a45586b3a5a29151
6cd10ef4fd3ee768
No 5.812.1024
0.16384
5.812.1024
0.16384
5.66.172.51/32
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 48f02fc5e781b34a
31b911fd3af7c800
8e57c706
48c3534847ad1ce0
73513db5a4edacfd
No 5.812.1024
0.16384
5.812.1024
0.16384
Canada
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable db65668159940108
f68772f76644dd86
d39c9ddc
c1494c32fcdfc3fc
5bd269986d596071
No 5.6.0.8825 5.6.0.8825 United States
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