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?

Step 1: Download our award-winning 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 901190754a915b62
c4a3db02e73bafa4
85a83f5d
3c49cc76b1a4a622
c7640dc5bbc87e24
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 5.8.7600.1
6385
5.8.7600.1
6385
Indonesia N/A
3 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
4 N/A Executable cbc14105d1b9fd8d
dbfe36cd17df46f7
c3edf2b0
6d9eab8c06b768ba
ed4a42fc13084201
Win32.Neshta
.A
No N/A N/A Turkey N/A
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18

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 ef80fc0ac6960e61
f2c2d95013af5a5e
43d6de00
a3a35ee79c64a640
152b3113e6e254e2
No 5.8.7601.1
8283
5.8.7601.1
8283
United States
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 48925f2ff363a936
56be9860cdf28a10
bc689135
25d6989b392f6dfc
90926e2b24bedad9
No 5.812.1024
0.16384
5.812.1024
0.16384
Australia
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable c08a45a29a1a26f3
4e0abe12ef581d4e
2cc84721
9ba763b74b076dec
ae64e240841d5a43
No 5.6.0.8515 5.6.0.8515 United Kingdom
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable c08a45a29a1a26f3
4e0abe12ef581d4e
2cc84721
9ba763b74b076dec
ae64e240841d5a43
No 5.6.0.8515 5.6.0.8515 United States
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