How to Remove “cuteftppro.exe”

What is cuteftppro.exe?


cuteftppro.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as CuteFTP File Transfer Application. It belongs to software CuteFTP Professional and was developed by GlobalSCAPE Texas, LP. It is commonly stored in C:\Program Files.
Malware authors write different types of malicious programs and name it as cuteftppro.exe to spread virus.


Affected Platform: Windows OS


How to check if your computer is infected with cuteftppro.exe malware?       


Each malware is different and causes unique problems to the system. You will notice one or several of the following symptoms if your system is infected with cuteftppro.exe malware:

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • cuteftppro.exe file is taking more of your CPU memory 
  • System performance is very low
  • Browser is redirected to some strange websites
  • Interference of annoying popup ads
  • Other malwares infiltrate into the system


To further establish the malware infection, take the following steps:

  • Go to Task Manager by pressing the combination of keys ctrl+alt+del
  • Go to the process tab and right-click on the cuteftppro.exe and open the file location


If the file is located outside C:\Program Files, then it is likely that the system is affected with cuteftppro.exe malware.

How to remove cuteftppro.exe malware from system using Comodo Antivirus?

Ideally, replacing the existing cuteftppro.exe file on your computer with a different version procured from the internet is advisable. To remove the file using Comodo's trusted and effective antivirus software, follow the steps below:

Step 1: Download the 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 cuteftppro.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 09 November 2009 at 9:47 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 GlobalSCAPE, Inc. Executable b19238a6ad52da0a
13b71e907cd6370c
82f2a10f
269894f5fc5c0843
27a4faad0c8a1243
Virus.Win32.
Virut.Ce
No 8.3.4.0007 8.3.4.0007 Russian Federation N/A
2 GlobalSCAPE Texas, LP. Executable 878b51712bae511a
964a01d16489eed3
48df8543
528153a5921c2a21
00055ecfdbb4ccfd
Unclassified
Malware
No 8,0,0,0 8.0 Build
08.09.2006
.1
Internal Submission N/A
3 GlobalSCAPE Texas, LP Executable 43fbdcc686fa1ffd
003705df265b09d6
0c8e50b8
42a00c8b56553096
bb3a5dd876407232
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 8.0.4
Build
01.18.2007
.1
8.0.4
Build
01.18.2007
.1
176.33.188.22/32 N/A
4 GlobalSCAPE Texas, LP Executable 7ffcb4d3ea524115
6252de95425ac8e7
906deae3
ae3115a7abd086ee
97ac07fd1a8647b9
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 8.0.2
Build
08.22.2006
.3
8.0.2
Build
08.22.2006
.3
176.33.188.22/32 N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 22 June 2010 at 5:56 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Globalscape, Inc. Executable 6f63208a784e8272
bacffc00601f9e56
ca838ea4
c78083487f7dfacb
bf12334c6af48919
No 9.0.0.0012 9.0.0.0063 Internal Submission
2 Globalscape, Inc. Executable 650ab338c025af75
624329f18a8b0297
e8c69cc2
2fd55c1627d77437
b5a32b314fb77e36
No 9.0.5.0007 9.0.5.0007 10.224.1.62/32
3 Globalscape, Inc. Executable 1980bff6c045a5fd
c4d08a6f8aaee01b
ab416cb0
148f5ade5f99d347
6fc9354c8a605e34
No 9.0.5.0007 9.0.5.0007 Internal Submission
4 Globalscape, Inc. Executable 1980bff6c045a5fd
c4d08a6f8aaee01b
ab416cb0
148f5ade5f99d347
6fc9354c8a605e34
No 9.0.5.0007 9.0.5.0007 10.224.1.115/32
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