How to Remove “diskcleaner.exe”

What is diskcleaner.exe?

diskcleaner.exe is a legitimate file process developed by Auslogics. This process is known as Disk Cleaner. You can locate the file in C:\Program Files. The virus is created by malware authors and are named them after diskcleaner.exe file.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

Keep an eye for the following symptoms to check if your PC is infected with diskcleaner.exe malware:

  • Unstable internet connection
  • Browser redirects to unwanted websites
  • PC performance slows down
  • Browser is bombarded with hordes of popup ads
  • System screen freezes repeatedly

If you find any of the above mentioned symptoms, take the following steps to be sure about the malware infection:

  • Press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.
  • Go to the process tab and right-click on the diskcleaner.exe file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Program Files, then you should take measures to get rid of the malware.

How to remove diskcleaner.exe malware from system with Comodo Cleaning Essentials?

Comodo Cleaning Essentials (CCE) incorporates antivirus software with unique features like auto-sandboxing to identify and obstruct every suspicious process running on an endpoint with a single click. To remove malwares using diskcleaner.exe, follow the steps mentioned below:

Step 1: Download the CCE suite.

Step 2: To start the application, double-click on the CCE.exe file.

Step 3: It then probes the antivirus to initiate a full system scan to identify and remove any existing malicious files.

Step 4: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be prompted with an alert screen.

Step 5: Comodo Cleaning Essentials will remove diskcleaner.exe  malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 29 April 2018 at 5:02 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 TuneUp Software GmbH Executable 3606c24ad2ae1c3e
a20502a2da703c6d
223891fa
d0ee422e1974e511
857f02824d8379e9
Unclassified
Malware
No 6.0.1255.2
39
6.0.0.0 Venezuela N/A
2 N/A Executable f132d843cd0d834a
91ee450234650870
f21f5592
0c9491b757ebd727
d7c0f916467b2579
Win32.Neshta
.A
No N/A N/A United States N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 06 April 2009 at 3:19 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Glarysoft Ltd Executable ada43bde79633a71
844e39b3eaa82955
6f2ca5b5
590663ec12a7cbfc
6b012b5cb88e3860
Yes 5.0.0.145 5.0.0.1 10.100.19.19/32
2 Glarysoft Ltd Executable c60860b299766c8a
efe432bde300b33f
681ec614
b68775b0c1b5e01c
e981c2ba803c07cd
Yes 5.0.1.150 5.0.0.1 10.224.25.44/32
3 Glarysoft Ltd Executable 2ed73f0237fab39f
d618299b9cc01bda
37714949
790585c2415415a0
8d2a4b184a7cfb5d
Yes 5.0.1.149 5.0.0.1 United States
4 Glarysoft Ltd Executable 1a283edc7cc3b3e5
3cf8e65f3a4ede17
a8e92efb
c6854191e979cd44
18ca217da2916cc6
Yes 5.0.0.141 5.0.0.1 United States
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