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: 13 October 2010 at 2:40 am
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 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
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 554ec2c884bcd322
94dbe735f6076015
3813a847
5edd66809e63a018
0a812609a2c6bc02
Virus.Win32.
Expiro.ew
No 6.00.2900.
2180
(xpsp_sp2_
rtm.040803
-2158)
6.00.2900.
2180
United States N/A
4 N/A Executable a1beca9358d15eb3
fa1990cee42ab69a
45ec7027
d415e832eff4948b
38c4910fc9b4d090
Win32.Neshta
.A
No N/A N/A Romania N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 27 June 2008 at 9:24 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 68088376afdb8e8d
feb17fd160dec23a
7b34554c
b752d0777a7bbcb4
11adb43b9e43256a
No 6.00.2900.
2180
(xpsp_sp2_
rtm.040803
-2158)
6.00.2900.
2180
United States
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 9ea6bdebe085511f
c6bbb48a924458b5
b1cb3f43
6d3e52b80842fb6b
1556f94c852ef6a4
No 5.50.4309.
1200
5.50.4309.
1200
104.236.253.252/32
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 67b75faa037d4c2a
b16a3c89efa838a7
5697610b
3d94acf62a062547
dd281bbfca6873c4
No 6.00.2600.
0000
6.00.2600.
0000
United States
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 939117783bf98d92
a10f5d5e37725b93
10fd5e1a
5f00bfdaf4fae8ab
46f672436f487ac7
No 6.00.2600.
0000
6.00.2600.
0000
Internal Submission
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