How to Remove “foobar2000.exe”

What is foobar2000.exe?

foobar2000.exe is a legitimate file process developed by Peter Pawlowski. It is associated with program foobar2000 Application. You can locate the file in C:\Program Files\foobar2000\. The virus is created by malware authors and are named them after foobar2000.exe file.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to check if your computer is infected with foobar2000.exe malware?

Keep an eye for the following symptoms to check if your PC is infected with foobar2000.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 foobar2000.exe file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Program Files\foobar2000\, then you should take measures to get rid of the malware.

How to remove foobar2000.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 foobar2000.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.

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Step 4: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be prompted with an alert screen.

Step 5: Comodo Cleaning Essentials will remove foobar2000.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 25 August 2018 at 9:27 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Piotr Pawlowski Executable 56cde2138abbd514
492f07a2079b2801
880d4cd5
5632900965ed98e0
8f577b1c02110655
Virus.Win32.
Wali.KA
No 1.4.0.0 1.4.0.0 Russian Federation N/A
2 X-Powered-By™ XTreme Executable 312b4170f097a783
741b984a09201749
d90537e5
5e586e7e8869d62a
1b37789fe0779799
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 1, 2, 0,
727
1, 2, 0,
727
103.35.109.154/32 N/A
3 Piotr Pawlowski Executable 7eaae54df6425de1
8dae7e3ab5a72042
76d9fb46
4641998f1d90fca6
7956b61bf99e33c3
Virus.Win32.
Wali.KA
No 1.4.0.0 1.4.0.0 Russian Federation N/A
4 N/A Executable d95a09bc367ddb04
e58c5a37bd2dd603
6eb396be
9bad66a6b46ffd88
dda4a852dc4dfc65
TrojWare.Win
32.Trojan.Ag
ent.nvav
No 1.1.14.0 1.1.14.0 United Kingdom N/A
Display 4 items per page
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42

Safe Entries

First Seen: 02 December 2011 at 3:04 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Piotr Pawlowski Executable 1cd3125d47604199
32c48e4738cbe6b5
08a1d963
ab84247f8e88e7b3
06906cc7bc1d9510
No 1.4.0.0 1.4.0.0 Poland
2 Piotr Pawlowski Executable 0e8cf3b5a7af22f1
6a4cc4ecd5df9e0b
bcbb8b97
ca01c58cb9a5f8ed
ffba83c4474f0088
No 1.4.0.0 1.4.0.0 Russian Federation
3 Piotr Pawlowski Executable d8d4ab3f6c14f14d
1a3ef5f79a5f245a
d046f8c3
ae5196b361a7c655
c2659377d2ee0152
No 1.3.18.0 1.3.18.0 10.108.51.216/32
4 Piotr Pawlowski Executable c07b96ad5c3e7b19
f9e2a3b6275ac10a
066a0d82
ecda51fdb3a7e582
d11558d512ac8205
No 1.3.17.0 1.3.17.0 Japan
Display 4 items per page
  • 4 items per page
  • 8 items per page
  • 16 items per page
  • 32 items per page
 
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