How to Remove “fbserver.exe”

What is fbserver.exe?

fbserver.exe is a legitimate process file popularly known as Firebird SQL Server. It is associated with Firebird software, developed by The Firebird Project. It is located in C:\Program Files by default. Malware programmers create files with virus scripts and name them after fbserver.exe with an intention to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

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

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • fbserver.exe  takes too much CPU space
  • PC slows down significantly
  • Browser automatically redirects to some irrelevant websites
  • Unsolicited ads and popups starts appearing
  • Screen freezes constantly

Take the following steps to diagnose your PC for possible fbserver.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, then you should run an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

How to remove fbserver.exe  malware from system using Comodo Free Antivirus?

Step 1: Download the award-winning Comodo Free Antivirus.

Step 2: Installation configuration frames will be displayed. Select the configuration you would like to apply.

Step 3: After network detection is complete, press “Close” button for a scan window.

Step 4: 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 fbserver.exe  malware from your computer including all other malwares!

 

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 19 January 2012 at 1:10 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Firebird Project Executable 34cdfa1560018647
1fec09ff5d9d7f74
0662099c
7e52b7d0e255d923
b8018082fa85515f
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No WI-V2.1.4.
18393
2.1.4.1839
3
Indonesia N/A
2 Firebird Project Executable d20aaeb9d9ec5638
ab2dffb2fd1df5c9
e19bb7c1
3262c1f3213222d7
47c10fdd955e4019
TrojWare.Win
32.Patched.Q
No WI-V2.1.1.
17910
2.1.1.1791
0
Brazil N/A
3 The Firebird Project Executable 89d082f3097e8bce
aeea21e6e07c3978
08a7c5a8
12fae475e6f6af62
4d91bf6a11d155fc
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No WI-V1.5.6.
5026
1.5.6.5026 Indonesia N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 02 June 2008 at 1:46 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 FirebirdSQL Project Executable fbe6366e4acbe4c2
8932659d0923c02b
195b3b7c
081ff7b4809ed7d2
4848de34f4faf353
No WI-V2.0.1.
12855
2.0.1.1285
5
United States
2 Firebird Project Executable f55b558dbbbbab7d
3d1407f072c0adc1
7bc9f3ab
9a4b72d6c6874f1e
47cd9b23c2503c0b
No WI-V2.1.4.
18393
2.1.4.1839
3
10.224.1.65/32
3 The Firebird Project Executable 4335bdc520674940
e21bb251179d4241
ffd4b12f
7b4186a8c3e8ae67
f0603727ea08802f
No WI-V1.5.5.
4926
1.5.5.4926 Czech Republic
4 The Firebird Project Executable 47456e3a02f2f31a
10c45bc4a144a6d7
9f4a9c5d
af9975e9df253f55
2f7725972ce93f07
No WI-V1.5.0.
4306
1.5.0.4306 United States
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