How to Remove “curl.exe”

What is Curl.exe?

curl.exe is a legitimate and an essential Windows core file. It is typically located in c:\windows. This file is required when a user wants to install any software in a computer. If curl.exe has any error, the software will not be installed properly.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to check if your computer is affected by curl.exe malware?

When you install a software to your computer and notice a sudden lag in the speed, there is a chance that the computer is under the attack of curl.exe or any other virus. Take the following steps to diagnose your system properly:

Step 1: Simultaneously press CTRL+ALT+DEL to open the Task Manager.

Step 2: If there are more than one file named curl.exe in the process tab, it is most likely a malware.

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

Step l: Download our award-winning 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: Once the Installation is Finished, restart your PC.

Step 5: It will take some time for the Comodo Internet Security to update the antivirus.

Step 6: Proceed with a quick scan that automatically begins after the update.

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

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 07 September 2016 at 5:09 pm
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Name
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Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable a645b3f5956aba16
8437ed7368c6584d
b130b6bb
e685219f5704bd85
4d5ed6668b0e9146
ApplicUnwnt No N/A N/A United States N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 02 September 2008 at 12:58 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 cURL, http://curl.haxx.se/ Executable b9b6f9131b57c39e
277e2eead2b99b08
0e9bfec6
3085f2c9dae60e28
acbb7f9b96ba243d
No 7.45.0 7.45.0 10.100.19.19/32
2 N/A Executable 75cfa0a957bab116
feaea1b28b010f47
5842f40a
9963feed9f748091
db1b494410099ea2
No N/A N/A 104.236.253.252/32
3 curl, https://curl.haxx.se/ Executable 60663a68089e8997
0adb841d05c963bb
e96b2d41
a898d46c06403947
b1d12070b4f3f523
No 7.53.1 7.53.1 China
4 cURL, http://curl.haxx.se/ Executable 224bbc6a8658c0d4
1c21226418967ddf
e29e2f2e
0d0d6388daae6a85
58adab2fc7dd2098
Yes 7.41.0 7.41.0 United States
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