How to Remove “extract.exe”

What is Extract.exe?

extract.exe is a type of process file associated with Microsoft Operating Systems and it belongs to the Microsoft Cabinet Extraction Tool. By default, it is located in c:\windows. It is used for extracting and copying files from a zip folder. Malware programmers code files with virus programs and name it to look like extract.exe to spread malwares on the internet.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to check a computer for extract.exe malware?

Step 1: Press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys simultaneously to open Task Manager.

Step 2: Check the extract.exe file location in the program list. It's a malware file if found located outside of c:\windows.

How to remove the extract.exe file from system using Comodo Free Antivirus? 

Step l: Download our award-winning Comodo 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: Once the Installation is Finished, restart your PC.

Step 5: It will take some time for the Comodo Internet Security to update the antivirus.

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

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

Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove the extract.exe virus from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 29 November 2018 at 1:18 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable e9924380d3016f49
79c527b4a779d892
da364136
cb18d8778433bb89
3213e827db51b619
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No N/A N/A Iran, Islamic Republic of N/A
2 N/A Executable e4b5203dc3aba05c
42640980d3e713cd
4203cd99
19aaf8dafdf503ff
d6624d426b4d3007
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No N/A N/A 156.220.15.157/32 N/A
3 N/A Executable c6af87ffb776f5a6
d04c9367817732eb
f30d121b
2bfab0458a3af48b
d8a7ee640beace72
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No N/A N/A Malaysia N/A
4 N/A Executable bdadd7adeb4dad9f
ac69e79bdb4c926e
9134f3bc
7e009c64e499c3a0
42fbad8364d9f4fd
Unclassified
Malware
No N/A N/A 105.155.254.192/32 N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 09 January 2009 at 7:54 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Igor Pavlov Executable 20fea1314dbed552
d5fedee096e20503
69172ee1
a51d90f2f9394f5e
a0a3acae3bd2b219
No 9.20 9.20 United States
2 N/A Executable be7fb6d3777268b5
0047e2187655ad79
2397d151
bcf8208eb6716b0f
3979584ec5436f27
No N/A N/A 10.224.25.96/32
3 N/A Executable 9f3259843365f3d3
817204a3c66b4b36
9e76532f
ba30cc93703d2905
9ccef87e5bd75a15
No N/A N/A 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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