How to Remove “fbguard.exe”

What is fbguard.exe?

fbguard.exe is a legitimate executable file developed by Firebird Project. This process is known as Firebird SQL Server and it belongs to the software Firebird. It is commonly stored in C:\Program Files.
Cybercriminals find a way out to mimic malicious programs in the name of fbguard.exe to spread malware infection.

Affected Platform: Windows OS


How to detect whether your system is affected by fbguard.exe?


Viruses can easily affect and corrupt “.exe” files causing several system malfunctions. Below are the symptoms to check if your system is infected with the malware:

  • Problem during computer start-up.
  • Problem during program start-up.
  • Errors while running specific functions.
  • Damaged and missing link files.
  • Conflict in the process.
  • Missing or corrupted driver files.
  • Invalid Windows registry.
  • Hardware malfunction.


To further establish the infection of malware, take the following steps:

  • Go to Task Manager by pressing the combination of keys CTRL+ALT+DEL.
  • Go to the process tab and right-click on the fbguard.exe file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Program Files folder, then you should perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware infection.

How does Comodo Antivirus help you to protect your system from fbguard.exe malware?

Comodo Antivirus protects your system from malware attacks and also removes any existing infections. Following are the steps to effectively purge out the fbguard.exe malware from your system.

Step 1: Download and install Comodo 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.

Step 5: Wait until the Comodo Internet Security updates the antivirus.

Step 6: Initiate a quick scan that instantly begins after the update.

Step 7: If the system is infected with fbguard.exe malware or any other threats, you will be prompted with an alert screen upon scanning.

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 12 July 2017 at 6:10 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 The Firebird Project Executable 77efd6c1013fbe60
3bc2029ce2c51e64
b3fa1ac1
45b00c0ec1dc8f2a
a0ac2663c5d23369
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No WI-V1.5.6.
5026
1.5.6.5026 Indonesia N/A
2 Firebird Project Executable 9a45945a6a2d9a3c
e2335fd695737248
27938259
be7388380ad37d26
61d03e58b76697f3
Virus.Win32.
Expiro.CG
No WI-V2.5.0.
26074
2.5.0.2607
4
Turkey N/A
3 N/A Executable cb8f2b665721ebd9
09b4e7974fcd69ca
0ad7647f
2f7c50f1c8936cd4
aa638393076411ed
Win32.Neshta
.B
No N/A N/A Russian Federation N/A
4 The Firebird Project Executable 2dfb42bf1635d10d
79ebcb07e11d2207
48d667c5
079a13b495fa9584
4532e7c443d4dd65
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No WI-V1.5.4.
4910
1.5.4.4910 France N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 17 September 2008 at 10:48 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Firebird Project Executable cbe73f4fb0e77c01
439b158f52007ffd
93ae2507
b6a529ed6838e9b2
d195b2fa8f8fbb3a
No WI-V3.0.2.
32703
3.0.2.3270
3
10.108.51.194/32
2 Firebird Project Executable fb3fc06842f777c9
d60a776ac1de3868
eddd75df
9fcc3f57b205cd5e
eb3b2e81775b3e24
No WI-V2.5.3.
26778
2.5.3.2677
8
10.224.25.96/32
3 Firebird Project Executable 1989a63a1db25452
cb73cb475c6b8e67
7f056708
8f9df821432962cc
fb2abfdd430ef540
No WI-V2.5.4.
26856
2.5.4.2685
6
10.224.25.96/32
4 Firebird Project Executable 1989a63a1db25452
cb73cb475c6b8e67
7f056708
8f9df821432962cc
fb2abfdd430ef540
No WI-V2.5.4.
26856
2.5.4.2685
6
104.236.253.252/32
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