How to Remove “iexpress.exe”

What is iexpress.exe?

iexpress.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as IExpress 2.0 wizard. It belongs to Microsoft® Windows® Operating System and was developed by Microsoft Operating System. It is commonly stored in C:\Windows\System32. The malware programmers or cyber criminals write different types of malicious programs and name it as iexpress.exe to damage the software and hardware.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

  • If the internet connection fluctuation is high 
  • If the iexpress.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 iexpress.exe and open the location, if the location is subfolder C:\Windows\System32 then the system is not affected by iexpress.exe, if the location is somewhere else then the system is affected by iexpress.exe malware.

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

Ideally, replacing the existing iexpress.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 iexpress.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 19 January 2011 at 11:34 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 8d54c8e80b51cf4e
39c91ead6e1cf3a1
97acf8d9
f2f89843da0b9e43
a16753452d6bf74e
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No N/A N/A 169.159.124.231/32 N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 1a7fd4efb2666c24
db4640049d0f9db0
2479d40a
89a0df08c9acc960
16ec4e7c55ed6bcd
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 8.00.7600.
16385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
8.00.7600.
16385
37.237.112.33/32 N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 2e7f11acb1118c53
0f44c2b39a07355a
7009f096
783a2a699d0801e1
21630196680fbad9
Virus.Win32.
Parite.gen
No 6.0.6001.1
8000
(longhorn_
rtm.080118
-1840)
6.0.6001.1
8000
37.142.6.246/32 N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 383b8e9269f5e599
b8c0b9c865bff82f
33aa45bd
2c142a6b483c7679
e3e377e23dbb30ee
Worm.Win32.M
abezat.b5
No 6.00.3790.
1830
(srv03_sp1
_rtm.05032
4-1447)
6.00.3790.
1830
146.251.180.232/32 N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 04 September 2008 at 2:36 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 28989d25f3c36eeb
a94f1329d6f3cef5
e3bffb7e
dd46fca741f37983
62dc492d8cad8f98
No 5.00.2013.
1901
5.00.2013.
1901
United States
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable b06c4898b971bbb0
10cbb108aba3f193
b8ae1be0
51af0a12cd86e22e
1a027c38cc021ac6
No 9.00.8112.
16421
(WIN7_IE9_
RTM.110308
-0330)
9.00.8112.
16421
United States
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 08fc775fd04890df
58bd31de6ae03cab
8631c818
b5a96863786599dd
aa437b612defb200
No 4.71.1015.
0
4.71.1015.
0
United States
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 9533990020a1eca4
b66a00e9f48cc8ca
8f8e3432
09e29ad8582af544
f57424f9a558be80
No 5.50.4522.
1800
5.50.4522.
1800
United States
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