How to Remove “flvPlayer.exe”

What is FlvPlayer.exe?

FlvPlayer.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as VideoConverter. It belongs to software FLV Player and was developed by FLV Player. It is commonly stored in C:\Program files.  The malware programmers or cyber criminals writes different types of malicious programs and name it as FlvPlayer.exe to damage the software and hardware.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

Malicious authors try to infect the systems with different types of malicious programs. Each form of malicious software is designed to infect the system that creates different issues and impact on the system. One can notice the following changes once the system is infected with FlvPlayer.exe malware

  • If the internet connection fluctuation is high 
  • If the FlvPlayer.exe file is taking more of your CPU memory 
  • If the system performance is very low
  • If the system is redirected to some strange websites 
  • If the system is getting some annoying popup ads 
  • If the system freezes quiet often
  • If it invites other malware to infect and damage the system and exploits the same to collect the user private informaton

When one of these happens then you can be sure that your system is infected with setup.exe  malware. To confirm that go to task manager by pressing the combination of keys ctrl+alt+del and go to the process tab and right click on the FlvPlayer.exe and open the location, if the location is subfolder C:\Program files files then the system is not affected by FlvPlayer.exe, if the location is somewhere else then the system is affected by FlvPlayer.exe malware.

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

Ideally, replacing the existing FlvPlayer.exe file on your computer with a different version procured from the Internet is advisable. To remove the file using Comodo's trusted and effective antivirus software, follow the steps below:

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 FlvPlayer.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 26 November 2008 at 5:48 am
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Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable b74a01c0e7d89101
677f932f2995b267
17d09111
d6c3bd8aedc0b683
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Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No N/A N/A Philippines N/A
2 AmazeBrowser.com Executable 2477400d02964638
54d8d416ffdeee5e
60e614aa
3e6f46a9ef7231d3
ca8a4af664045f9b
Unclassified
Malware
No 1.00.0023 1.00.0023 United States N/A
3 AmazeBrowser.com Executable 2477400d02964638
54d8d416ffdeee5e
60e614aa
3e6f46a9ef7231d3
ca8a4af664045f9b
Unclassified
Malware
No 1.00.0023 1.00.0023 Internal Submission N/A
4 TODO: Executable 9c2fd0f6fc627888
76fbcdabfb9a90ef
e50ce06e
d039bcfab85b4a0e
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Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 1.0.0.1 1.0.0.1 Bulgaria N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 05 August 2008 at 2:19 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable e12daa9255afc095
1f795cbbe2bd3c6d
79be4f1b
31f6a135da6fbf55
6aecb2f27b45d1b2
No N/A N/A Indonesia
2 N/A Executable 9b65a06b63059891
6a1574e7a16201aa
f04b430d
8528ae46e5bbc0a7
fd7d5fd8f8f6d2e0
No 1, 0, 0, 1 1, 0, 0, 1 Russian Federation
3 深圳市迅雷网络技术有限公司 Executable 8484fca7572f4aba
71f23fe5dd77dc67
66291bc5
2693f78bb058e9eb
1107875aa5edf224
No 2.0.0.0 2.0.0.0 United States
4 www.BitComet.com Executable 57dc74b48747cb80
4476ca8dd73f3c6f
0074f5e1
c60c8a1d13984d6b
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Yes 20070105 20070105 198.20.167.84/32
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