How to Remove “fcsetup.exe”

What is fcsetup.exe?


fcsetup.exe is a legitimate file process developed by Fortinet Inc. It is associated with program FortiClient SSLVPN x64 Setup Tool. You can locate the file in C:\Program Files.

The virus is created by malware authors and are named them after fcsetup.exe file.

Affected Platform: Windows OS


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


Keep an eye for the following symptoms to check if your PC is infected with fcsetup.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 fcsetup.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 fcsetup.exe malware from system with Comodo Cleaning Essentials?

Comodo Cleaning Essentials (CCE) incorporates antivirus software with unique features like auto-sandbox technology to identify and obstruct every suspicious process running on an endpoint with a single click. To remove malwares using fcsetup.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 fcsetup.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 08 March 2010 at 3:59 am
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Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Eshinesoft, Corp Executable 19827dab9f7a3b98
11de5c716227dcb5
e22068b8
9e260431ba5e05b9
a1ad1d732f6835c1
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 1.00 N/A Russian Federation N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 07c46babfc8ac1b6
71f470ccad8e0c48
df89bdc9
acc88c395148f89d
78f416d7d17dbce0
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 6.00.2600.
0000
6.00.2600.
0000
United Kingdom N/A
3 N/A Executable 302c0a2f0793c0ee
78f9ae28fb68c91e
a46d675a
ddcb5b2e8f93c1d9
66961a59b37df5aa
Unclassified
Malware
No N/A N/A Internal Submission N/A
4 N/A Executable 368242d31a5d3d91
2e805b452ef7af20
c0475885
c8bc3fc8b0058a42
981ccac149a5e5fa
TrojWare.Win
32.Trojan.Ba
nbra.~AO
No N/A N/A Australia N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 15 July 2008 at 6:46 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Non-executable bda8fea9fc4762da
98594c20913152a8
ae9f41e3
5d4b3ad5ac4a6a1b
62425fb686287218
No N/A N/A 198.20.167.84/32
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable f65f4988504edde0
9238f6914eece46b
3e982998
e911ef1135bd960c
221e5b8dacc58d41
No 6.00.2600.
0000
6.00.2600.
0000
United States
3 Dreamingsoft, Inc. Executable b44ee15459acad4f
160cf7ca07669792
cc6cc7b0
N/A No 1.9.5.1087 1.9.5.1087 India
4 N/A Executable adb3be7509bc39b5
a513c1ea2a41a3fa
77d19e32
84cbe5ff228d69eb
069736d6e1464c68
No N/A N/A United States
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