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: 06 April 2018 at 9:19 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 cURL, http://curl.haxx.se/ Executable b97a2ec1e41dcbb5
0baaa1faed382c5e
19b88b68
d39efd89d3e1f4a2
56ebfe2c3c498784
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 7.45.0 7.45.0 United States N/A
2 N/A Executable 7e23708530c852a2
dcc766a8b1c5b418
98a1843b
9d81153bb4fd7a96
e06835ca51d7cc0b
Unclassified
Malware
No N/A N/A China N/A
3 N/A Executable 07f350343ee61431
d247e0c4a6f203a0
8808b14b
b321e8fdff5d2539
68efd66c8a46d6d0
Unclassified
Malware
No N/A N/A China N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 12 May 2010 at 2:29 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 curl, https://curl.haxx.se/ Executable 685b7e78b6f88dae
d035977c2cac60fc
6b639b9a
311247fce0defd05
0997cbff5293b347
Yes 7.54.1 7.54.1 10.108.51.216/32
2 curl, https://curl.haxx.se/ Executable bfa3d60eb1c69e54
1ec0e9f2c15aa501
6a065e83
276d1209b4886f09
b3958f87d6c01bea
Yes 7.54.1 7.54.1 10.108.51.216/32
3 cURL, https://curl.haxx.se/ Executable 83bb18c11cea3d37
9e3d204aa260b5bc
ccdadd92
e34848f03d3116ee
c9f3a5f56c61712c
No 7.48.0 7.48.0 10.108.51.140/32
4 curl, https://curl.haxx.se/ Executable c68137da22844351
5b32da156b1fbe0e
6067a3b4
76b366e3e468b49c
e2458c7049068089
No 7.58.0 7.58.0 United States
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  • 32 items per page
 
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