How to Remove “incredimail_install.exe”

What is incredimail_install.exe?


Originally developed by IncrediMail, incredimail_install.exe is a legitimate file process and also called as  IncrediMail Installer that is associated with software IncrediMail Installer.  It is located in C:\Program Files by default.

incredimail_install.exe virus is created when malware authors write virus files and name them after incredimail_install.exe with an aim to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

If your system is affected by incredimail_install.exe malware, you will notice one or the several below symptoms:

  • incredimail_install.exe occupies an unusually large CPU memory
  • Erratic internet connection
  • Your browser is bombarded with annoying popup ads
  • Computer screen freezes
  • PC's processing speed suffers
  • You are redirected to unknown websites

To pinpoint the virus file location, take the following steps:

Step 1: Press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys at once to open Task Manager.

Step 2: If you notice the file located outside C:\Program Files you should run an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

How to remove incredimail_install.exe malware from system using Comodo Cleaning Essentials?

You can either choose to remove incredimail_install.exe and other malwares using Comodo Antivirus, or Comodo Cleaning Essentials (CCE) – both of which are absolutely free to download! CCE is a set of computer security tools designed to help you identify and remove malwares and unsafe processes from an infected computer.

To remove malwares using CCE, take the following steps:

1. Check the system requirements and download the feature-rich CCE suite for free.

2. After installation, choose the type of scan you want to perform. CCE offers 3 scan options to get rid of malwares from a PC:

  • Smart Scan: Does a scan on critical areas of your system.
  • Full Scan: Does a complete scan of your system.
  • Custom Scan: Does a scan only on selected items.

The process to initiate the above mentioned scans are self-explanatory and thus, easy-to-use. 
Additionally, it's recommended that you approve of any updates that the CCE will prompt you about to ensure it does a better job of identifying all the latest threats.

3. Click 'Next' to view the results.
Regardless of the type of scan you choose, the results will sometimes show false positive (flagging files that are actually safe), which has to be ignored. Only select the files you want to get rid of.

4. Click 'Apply' to apply the selected operations to the threats. The selected operations will be applied.

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 26 October 2011 at 9:52 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 2ebec056cb6509f3
5d32a607b573689a
dbd28dec
870c570d53844385
42ead1702d5b3a22
N/A Yes 8, 0, 0,
1367
8, 0, 0,
1367
Italy N/A
2 N/A Executable ca7c52dce311b473
756540ca95e2b575
4d3149e0
a19bc9b7218f91f1
9cb6150a32c64a67
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 7, 0, 0,
1767
7, 0, 0,
1767
Saudi Arabia N/A
3 N/A Executable bfcabd32ad9668f0
1260cac860398991
96bed331
3c0f853afcaf5b52
07bf1a97195a8d9a
ApplicUnwnt No 8, 0, 0,
1368
8, 0, 0,
1368
Anonymous Proxy N/A
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2

Safe Entries

First Seen: 10 March 2011 at 12:47 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable 7104c755c130c39e
15f9fc9be1c5ccad
6c6909b3
730530370699f141
1ce8f502e57ab7de
Yes 8, 0, 0,
1168
8, 0, 0,
1168
Internal Submission
2 N/A Executable 7104c755c130c39e
15f9fc9be1c5ccad
6c6909b3
730530370699f141
1ce8f502e57ab7de
Yes 8, 0, 0,
1168
8, 0, 0,
1168
10.224.1.54/32
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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