How to Remove “freemem.exe”

What is freemem.exe?

freemem.exe is a legitimate executable file developed by Meikel.com. This process is known as FreeMem and it belongs to the software FreeMem. It is commonly stored in C:\Program Files. Cybercriminals find a way out to mimic malicious programs in the name of freemem.exe to spread malware infection.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to detect whether your system is affected by freemem.exe?

Viruses can easily affect and corrupt “.exe” files causing several system malfunctions. Below are the symptoms to check if your system is infected with the malware:

  • Problem during computer start-up.
  • Problem during program start-up.
  • Errors while running specific functions.
  • Damaged and missing link files.
  • Conflict in the process.
  • Missing or corrupted driver files.
  • Invalid Windows registry.
  • Hardware malfunction.

To further establish the infection of malware, take the following steps:

  • Go to Task Manager by pressing the combination of keys CTRL+ALT+DEL.
  • Go to the process tab and right-click on the freemem.exe file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Program Files folder, then you should perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware infection.

How does Comodo Antivirus help you to protect your system from freemem.exe malware?

Comodo Antivirus protects your system from malware attacks and also removes any existing infections. Following are the steps to effectively purge out the freemem.exe malware from your system.

Step 1: Download and install Comodo Antivirus.

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

Step 3: Select Customize Configuration option and arrange installers, configuration, and file location.

Step 4: Restart your PC.

Step 5: Wait until the Comodo Internet Security updates the antivirus.

Step 6: Initiate a quick scan that instantly begins after the update.

Step 7: If the system is infected with freemem.exe malware or any other threats, you will be prompted with an alert screen upon scanning.

Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove freemem.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 12 January 2012 at 7:10 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 1a3e9ed443bc9ae9
6c96e007a25db69f
baa1e8f8
dc12355b328b903d
625e6ab4f131dba7
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 5.2.3790.0
built by:
dnsrv_dev(
v-smgum)
5.2.3790.0 Australia N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 28 November 2008 at 12:35 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable 65a6d176558d85ad
70fe9187efb3ae43
248e3eb0
004c23623a334bfd
6f1d189028d6cc41
No 1.0.1899.3
5761
1.0.1899.3
5761
Internal Submission
2 N/A Executable 65a6d176558d85ad
70fe9187efb3ae43
248e3eb0
004c23623a334bfd
6f1d189028d6cc41
No 1.0.1899.3
5761
1.0.1899.3
5761
10.224.1.117/32
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable d4ed365c44bec924
6fc1a65a32a77917
92647a10
523d5c39f9d8d237
5c3df68251fa2249
No 5.2.3790.0
built by:
dnsrv_dev(
v-smgum)
5.2.3790.0 Internal Submission
4 Yamicsoft Executable cb1c7fdee1b27ae6
9397c23bc16a6240
e50b1a87
2e271d884b71dbc8
6076c334a4964ccd
Yes 5.3.0.0 5.3.0.0 United States
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