How to Remove “fastwiz.exe”

What is fastwiz.exe?


fastwiz.exe is a legitimate file process developed by Microsoft. It is associated with program Office XP Professional with FrontPage Microsoft Operating System. You can locate the file in C:\Program Files.
The virus is created by malware authors and are named them after fastwiz.exe file.

Affected Platform: Windows OS


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

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

1) Press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.
2) Go to the process tab and right-click on the fastwiz.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 fastwiz.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 fastwiz.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 fastwiz.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 23 July 2008 at 10:49 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 35e84b0fde8738e8
3ceda959c3b77d66
14c9241d
4b87f5c7b1ce553f
a43531e2da498896
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 6.00.2600.
0000
6.00.2600.
0000
Brazil N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable b94d235e6ad2e9a9
92fbc7b45d542832
5c289635
9b9162f45fcbac05
d6d71a97b2845179
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 6.00.2448.
0000
(Lab04_N(r
ahulth).01
0206-1320)
6.00.2448.
0000
India N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable db847bb28948932b
38e1412e7fb5c477
baf38ecc
b3d4e1555130c213
a3b098fe78dc66a4
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 6.00.2600.
0000
6.00.2600.
0000
Romania N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable ed1635387acb8893
62859a429ef4c665
05f45360
1c5502c2259e44cb
7c6cdc44a738f992
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 6.00.2448.
0000
(Lab04_N(r
ahulth).01
0206-1320)
6.00.2448.
0000
India N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 04 June 2008 at 2:35 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 ?????????? ?????????? Executable c53a7954de8e88b5
1180eef3fb0d1263
d7f0951d
f4c844fe4466e9ec
f688af3ddc4010e7
No 6.00.2600.
0000
6.00.2600.
0000
10.224.1.115/32
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 3a50a3cc07cfcb85
79931b428fea48bf
5e91705a
1bd9d46ac0e3a3a0
d83a21628c5af355
No 6.00.2600.
0000
6.00.2600.
0000
Malaysia
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 5d7d376a204fa0bc
0fdea83eb3f681b1
bf11b75a
00ce476971e1b375
cc12e8684eca219a
No 6.00.2448.
0000
(Lab04_N(r
ahulth).01
0206-1320)
6.00.2448.
0000
Thailand
4 ?????????? ?????????? Executable c53a7954de8e88b5
1180eef3fb0d1263
d7f0951d
f4c844fe4466e9ec
f688af3ddc4010e7
No 6.00.2600.
0000
6.00.2600.
0000
United States
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