How to Remove “cutftp32.exe”

What is cutftp32.exe?

Originally developed by GlobalScape, Inc., cutftp32.exe is a legitimate file process. This process is known as Winsock FTP Client and it belongs to CuteFTP. It is located in C:\Program Files by default.

cutftp32.exe virus is created when malware authors write virus files and name them after cutftp32.exe with an aim to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to check if your computer is infected with cutftp32.exe malware?

If your system is affected by cutftp32.exe malware, you will notice one or several of the symptoms below:

  • cutftp32.exe occupies an unusually large CPU memory
  • Erratic internet connection
  • Your browser is bombarded with annoying popup ads
  • Computer screen freezes
  • PC's processing speed suffers
  • You are redirected to unknown websites

To pinpoint the virus file location, take the following steps:

Step 1: Press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys at once to open Task Manager.

Step 2: If you notice the file located outside C:\Windows\System32, you should run an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

How to remove cutftp32.exe malware from system using Comodo Cleaning Essentials?

You can either choose to remove cutftp32.exe and other malwares using Comodo Antivirus, or Comodo Cleaning Essentials (CCE) – both of which are absolutely free to download! CCE is a set of computer security tools designed to help you identify and remove malwares and unsafe processes from an infected computer.

To remove malwares using CCE, take the following steps:

1. Check the system requirements and download the feature-rich CCE suite for free.

2. After installation, choose the type of scan you want to perform. CCE offers 3 scan options to get rid of malwares from a PC:

  • Smart Scan: Does a scan on critical areas of your system.
  • Full Scan: Does a complete scan of your system.
  • Custom Scan: Does a scan only on selected items.

The process to initiate the above mentioned scans are self-explanatory and thus, easy-to-use. 
Additionally, it's recommended that you approve of any updates that the CCE will prompt you about to ensure it does a better job of identifying all the latest threats.

3. Click 'Next' to view the results.

Regardless of the type of scan you choose, the results will sometimes show false positive (flagging files that are actually safe), which has to be ignored. Only select the files you want to get rid of.

4. Click 'Apply' to apply the selected operations to the threats. The selected operations will be applied.

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Malware Entries

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Safe Entries

First Seen: 24 June 2008 at 1:56 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
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1 Cute Software Executable d1845b236b1ee608
24fe2b0518cb0d52
da58e124
f302a36b0c011e83
1a8fc663d095967e
No 1.4 Final
Beta
1.4 Final
Beta
Internal Submission
2 GlobalSCAPE Texas, LP. Executable 15a50c04535a7f83
fb07b07380f442e9
04fa7d5b
dfad7c93944649af
7db4664147887e6a
No 54.08.06.0
1
5.0.4.0 Internal Submission
3 GlobalSCAPE, Inc. Executable 62bbb02af73f27ab
9e19b903a0b25880
ac45a048
0abad0540774393f
65331ff6e5963816
No 2.16.01.01 4.2.3.0 Internal Submission
4 GlobalSCAPE, Inc. Executable 5ecf9ac5bec40443
084ea95304be2a69
98a1df80
527d057be26ab62c
9919250d8f417cf8
No 3.0.2 3.0 beta Internal Submission
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