How to Remove “gbak.exe”

What is gbak.exe?


gbak.exe is a legitimate file process developed by Firebird Project. It is associated with program Firebird SQL Server. You can locate the file in C:\Program Files. The virus is created by malware authors and are named them after gbak.exe file.

Affected Platform: Windows OS


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

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

Comodo Cleaning Essentials (CCE) incoporates 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 gbak.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 gbak.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 12 November 2011 at 6:54 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Inprise Corporation Executable 216313e63029cdcf
d7b0639d3389a22f
b2c66a88
498f770a46fcf614
1c7ebf7e030ccac4
Virus.Win32.
Daum.B0
No WI-V6.0.1.
0
6.0.1.0 Poland N/A
2 The Firebird Project Executable 12571984ec9b2a6c
7a38d099b386ac83
e36882e6
4ca68d333248ecb2
c9345eb4ad76c1b9
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No WI-V1.5.1.
4481
1.5.1.4481 Russian Federation N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 09 June 2008 at 3:04 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Firebird Project Executable f808d2f965c3c6eb
a04c697f30a5b0c1
ef1f9c75
f5da9119169e677a
61e65c121735f47d
No WI-V2.5.0.
26074
2.5.0.2607
4
10.224.1.57/32
2 Firebird Project Executable 9cff74326c1b3cb0
6253ac2e254dec8f
1cf59380
2049e0068515b46c
edeeb14516d4aefc
No WI-V2.5.1.
26351
2.5.1.2635
1
Internal Submission
3 FirebirdSQL Project Executable 1bc28a444ef67445
ad30928a7a53bc77
06d28dbe
1526809fd4b5dce1
3e2a54af0625ba49
No WI-V2.0.0.
12748
2.0.0.1274
8
United States
4 Firebird Project Executable 4ffccab1a16e8af8
07045c4723f0dcab
27a2a8dc
290623bd41c15ae1
e588a8236960878c
No WI-V3.0.1.
32609
3.0.1.3260
9
United States
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