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: 15 March 2018 at 5:52 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 7e23708530c852a2
dcc766a8b1c5b418
98a1843b
9d81153bb4fd7a96
e06835ca51d7cc0b
Unclassified
Malware
No N/A N/A China N/A
2 N/A Executable 07f350343ee61431
d247e0c4a6f203a0
8808b14b
b321e8fdff5d2539
68efd66c8a46d6d0
Unclassified
Malware
No N/A N/A China N/A
3 N/A Executable 0db1aa7d59c35fde
be37f5bc764f30c6
3ec8756a
5bbbfbdb8c2fe3aa
46ce8ad2fb203355
Unclassified
Malware
Yes N/A N/A United States N/A
4 N/A Executable 33dd39983ef6388a
625404dcf22f456b
882761d4
a7604de304cd985e
540e05c4ad6af9a3
Backdoor.Win
32.DarkKomet
.GH
No N/A N/A United States 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 982ab46d94a967d5
41a329c8bec21013
cd9b33c2
e13b380fc3f61b89
7b04a335cb72f8b9
No 7.54.0 7.54.0 10.108.51.216/32
2 curl, https://curl.haxx.se/ Executable c68137da22844351
5b32da156b1fbe0e
6067a3b4
76b366e3e468b49c
e2458c7049068089
No 7.58.0 7.58.0 United States
3 cURL, https://curl.haxx.se/ Executable 83bb18c11cea3d37
9e3d204aa260b5bc
ccdadd92
e34848f03d3116ee
c9f3a5f56c61712c
No 7.48.0 7.48.0 10.108.51.235/32
4 N/A Executable 7af90e42516b6418
965db0605780f70f
4d0bb1d7
d630072a2238d3be
12faf8ea813ad995
No N/A N/A 10.108.51.235/32
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