How to Remove “eqnedt32.exe”

What is eqnedt32.exe?


eqnedt32.exe is a legitimate process file popularly known as Equation Editor.  It is associated with Microsoft Equation Editor developed by Microsoft. It is located in C:\Program Files by default.

Malware programmers write virus files with malicious scripts and save them as eqnedt32.exe with an intention to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platforms: Windows OS


How to determine if your computer is infected with eqnedt32.exe malware?


Look out for the these symptoms to check if your PC is infected with eqnedt32.exe malware:

  • Unstable internet connection
  • eqnedt32.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 eqnedt32.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 eqnedt32.exe malware from system using Comodo Antivirus?

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Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove eqnedt32.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 13 July 2017 at 12:04 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 0229d6155c624e69
6adbb863231830d7
dff96007
cad3db58f1d69549
e15ad8c657c06ac6
TrojWare.Win
32.Spy.E
No N/A N/A 197.251.185.103/32 N/A
2 Design Science, Inc. Executable 58725496dd0b31f8
4f6fe525b561ffc7
ca97119c
db5e2caab495ab48
a90c83aac33f659b
Win32.Jeefo.
A
No 17081400 3.1 Nepal N/A
3 Design Science, Inc. Executable 74ee747cc96896ff
fc71b497d6ec6b8b
1dd8cf12
0d5ccb90e88362f6
9f3545f7b13171af
Unclassified
Malware
No 00110900 3.1 Venezuela N/A
4 N/A Executable 9f3c55d774651fff
6ef2621d08be0394
b8d1e971
53289efc3c34d23c
705e6a82a7c69f68
TrojWare.Win
32.Delf.NRJ
No N/A N/A Kenya N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 04 June 2008 at 11:10 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Design Science, Inc. Executable cc5c16bbf5ceb652
26d656aac67e355c
14e49a87
a8aa02e993886920
a9129d2cb3a7dc1d
Yes 00030700 00030700 United States
2 Design Science, Inc. Executable 77a820510ba0afd4
423282052f8ea0fa
aff98c85
5cb589c62cd6c3c7
8755570097091838
Yes 05032800 3.1 United States
3 Design Science, Inc. Executable bd5e3e23129c5126
55d7ae06c80658b3
c7113816
d66956e535c60793
c2536502259cc59a
Yes 00030700 00030700 198.20.167.84/32
4 Design Science, Inc. Executable cb282491f09fca4f
5d748e110cd343f4
68f0b7ee
11e37572be8b46a4
f5ccf9e793e696b9
Yes 00030700 00030700 United States
Display 4 items per page
  • 4 items per page
  • 8 items per page
  • 16 items per page
  • 32 items per page
 
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