How to Remove “database.exe”

What is database.exe?

database.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as Database. It belongs to Database and was developed by Microsoft Corporation. It is commonly stored in C:\Windows\System32. Malware programmers or cybercriminals write different types of malicious programs and name them as database.exe to spread virus.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to detect whether your system is affected by database.exe?

Viruses can easily affect and corrupt “.exe” files causing several system malfunctions. Below are the symptoms to check if your system is infected with the malware:

  • Problem during computer start-up.
  • Problem during program start-up.
  • Errors while running specific functions.
  • Damaged and missing link files.
  • Conflict in the process.
  • Missing or corrupted driver files.
  • Invalid Windows registry.
  • Hardware malfunction.

To further establish the infection of malware, 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 database.exe file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Windows\System32, then you should perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware infection.

How does Comodo Antivirus help you to protect your system from database.exe malware?

Comodo Antivirus protects your system from malware attacks and also removes any existing infections. Following are the steps to effectively purge out the database.exe malware from your system.

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Step 2: Installation configuration frames will be displayed. Select the configuration you would like to apply.

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Step 6: Initiate a quick scan that instantly begins after the update.

Step 7: If the system is infected with database.exe malware or any other threats, you will be prompted with an alert screen upon scanning.

Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove database.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 09 December 2008 at 9:08 pm
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Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 207710a02081620f
9552a1621d73ee6e
fb80d27a
c881acfecd5abb40
85837e682f39f605
TrojWare.Win
32.Agent2.dl
wp
No N/A N/A Russian Federation N/A
2 windows Executable 7c82c74989ee7cfd
ed5a63ee82fa48c7
736c2a40
579555a56a631301
96dadf94ec6fd1cc
Unclassified
Malware
No 5.0.7.0 5.0.7.0 Internal Submission N/A
3 N/A Executable 0f6dc7c665014504
1e03e5a34e3b6e54
b56e8364
6bbfeb069cd1cade
178928cac0866eca
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No N/A N/A India N/A
4 N/A Executable f440f6008e9dba42
7d0817817e2fe47f
85882802
7bbbb77f3b830fea
ddca95eb5f4df5ac
TrojWare.Win
32.Kryptik.V
ARA
No N/A N/A 10.224.1.117/32 N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 26 March 2010 at 8:48 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable 83f261cf5e6ea33b
8f6fa973f9541c35
967d26d5
7655c6f5d706540f
339e7c6ccbc55eb9
No N/A N/A Internal Submission
2 N/A Executable 0837b776ad4a452d
7118bded454642bc
8556ee15
c23aaad79d5addff
9def439df04a27d2
No 1.0.0.0 1.0.0.0 104.236.253.252/32
3 N/A Executable 8e24ec000518845f
8f1087b85ad65283
d30c6199
c508c651049c9b82
a9c2abf14d20aecf
No N/A N/A Internal Submission
4 N/A Executable c0dc84f61226eefa
d7413c0a96d5fca7
dc63b744
0705f015a9d11ecd
b318a27a06f6381c
No N/A N/A United States
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