How to Remove “fontnav.exe”

What is fontnav.exe?

fontnav.exe is a legitimate file process developed by Bitstream, Inc. It is associated with program FontNav. You can locate the file in C:\Program Files. The virus is created by malware authors and are named them after fontnav.exe file.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

Keep an eye for the following symptoms to check if your PC is infected with fontnav.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 fontnav.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 fontnav.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 fontnav.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 fontnav.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 04 June 2008 at 6:48 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 9e42e74c3cb7ed54
9a3d05a7f30ab570
e52c0ffb
66453e784369169b
34e277e755b6d591
Win32.Mkar.F No N/A N/A Ukraine N/A
2 Bitstream Inc. Executable f95b369316d5b924
31d9eebecc2013cd
508b3e60
d9030f98f750bd72
23408f7278166fed
Virus.Win32.
Virut.q
No 5, 0, 0,
108
5, 0, 0,
108
Indonesia N/A
3 Bitstream Inc. Executable 47bbb9a504a5bc10
6343773040458742
15420953
7cfffa4bb4608edd
d71006e21f67c447
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 5, 0, 0,
108
5, 0, 0,
108
Nigeria N/A
4 N/A Executable aae3ff85b363ddc3
add430216a2edb9f
8c905d43
fb482730dc6f7421
48206b67bb12c165
TrojWare.Win
32.Spy.E
No N/A N/A Ghana N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 04 June 2008 at 4:13 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Bitstream Inc. Executable d9eeb12bd4330673
12f8b366c7bfff0b
67229792
036e441149c87d14
060fc54193ab72dd
No 4, 0, 0, 0 4, 0, 0, 0 10.224.5.40/32
2 Bitstream Inc. Executable 41b40d9f45f7edac
5ac8e0400537a2b8
4d70b232
559bd211b0943ef1
a240d9c4bc8cb111
No 3, 0, 1, 0 3, 0, 0, 0 United States
3 Bitstream Inc. Executable 41b40d9f45f7edac
5ac8e0400537a2b8
4d70b232
559bd211b0943ef1
a240d9c4bc8cb111
No 3, 0, 1, 0 3, 0, 0, 0 10.224.1.29/32
4 Bitstream Inc. Executable bfce918a8418f0ba
309765c2cfa85c45
869ffc79
bd60b8dcb810a685
90d0505c9b4a2b43
No 4, 1, 0, 0 4, 1, 0, 0 Germany
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