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 N/A Executable 12b2e986f8e45767
8a5484bba03bb0af
99b7ac4b
c17ceed9a229a488
8fdb8a573660c8b3
Unclassified
Malware
No 3, 3, 8, 1 N/A Internal Submission 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 2a35282173ef77bb
d769b2d09ce829ad
9ac8f9f3
0e14bdaa5ebce6b2
84f49b1dabaf70d8
No N/A N/A Internal Submission
3 Freezerware Freeware Executable 4757e0d70e9b3e4a
9cca0b2125a352e8
da744c54
e42e07358bf637c7
4165202dc8de538d
No 3, 1, 0, 0 3, 1, 0, 0 Internal Submission
4 Bison Inc. Executable 04e39c9852dddeba
a0a82fd5037d5bc5
cbb5da21
c2e4e1eb75b028ae
0f00a89ace2c933c
No 1.0.0.6 0, 0, 0, 0 Ukraine
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