How to Remove “delay.exe”

What is delay.exe?

delay.exe is a legitimate process file popularly known as Delay. It belongs to Delay, developed by Digital Delivery Networks, Inc. It is located in C:\Program Files by default.

Malware programmers write virus files with malicious scripts and save them as delay.exe with an intention to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platforms: Windows OS

How to determine if your computer is infected with delay.exe malware?

Look out for these symptoms to check if your PC is infected with delay.exe malware:

  • Unstable internet connection
  • delay.exe occupies extra CPU space
  • PC processing speed slows down
  • Browser often redirects to irrelevant websites
  • Browser is bombarded with hordes of popup ads
  • Computer screen freezes repeatedly

Take the following steps to diagnose your PC for possible delay.exe malware attack:

Step 1: Simultaneously press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.

Step 2: If you notice the file located outside C:\Program Files, perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

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

Step 1: Download our award-winning 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: Restart your PC after the installation gets over

Step 5: Wait for Comodo Internet Security to update the antivirus.

Step 6: Proceed with the quick scan that automatically begins after the update.

Step 7: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be notified through an alert screen.

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 28 May 2012 at 3:39 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 1fc5a8a81cd928f9
f71778d97a14c4e2
7815adfb
ff8636018358d8fa
4ed2f495f579ac48
Win32.Neshta
.A
No N/A N/A 37.212.43.153/32 N/A
2 PC-DINAMITE Executable 6d6265939b79feff
57e8e398f84c73e6
bab8ca60
50fe25c43f3f7e3f
d9cf11ff1775491d
TrojWare.Win
32.VB.fmmu
No 1.00 1.00 Internal Submission N/A
3 N/A Executable 519e8370a14645b3
157f0f64896cc948
64960f93
a6e96df3c060f4da
bbd7c2818674b169
ApplicUnwnt Yes 1.9.0.999 1.9.0.999 Poland N/A
4 N/A Executable a2c95c4649f232a5
2107d1fdbab04b3c
a6ba49e6
e4285e4c02b16385
05a07262a3d13310
ApplicUnwnt Yes 1.5.0.999 1.5.0.999 Hungary N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 06 March 2009 at 3:48 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable d194e005be72a9f1
cfde4a032e6a3e99
555c9c80
ca3395582e7c359a
00522aea249cb81a
No N/A N/A 198.20.167.84/32
2 N/A Executable 1f480ebefc036157
c5aa5e89320c4d54
716e4581
847faf3a9f8175c5
1d85f5ae668c697a
No N/A N/A Internal Submission
3 N/A Executable cc2d5d9353f18b49
9d80e8edec03049e
834f8903
55c31e7a07314099
4ba9bbc54588bc3d
Yes 1, 0, 0, 1 1, 0, 0, 1 Internal Submission
4 N/A Executable 49ee3bd5b8f74669
412c6e279da6e7ba
1d93c62b
7cb890ee6cca2a1f
ddea93a850ee107d
No N/A N/A Internal Submission
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