How to Remove “inetmgr.exe”

What is inetmgr.exe?

inetmgr.exe is a legitimate process file popularly known as IIS Manager.  It is associated with software Internet Information Services developed by Microsoft Corporation. It is located in C:\Program Files by default.

Malware programmers write virus files with malicious scripts and save them as inetmgr.exe with an intention to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platforms: Windows OS


How to determine if your computer is infected with inetmgr.exe malware?


Look out for the these symptoms to check if your PC is infected with inetmgr.exe malware:

  • Unstable internet connection
  • inetmgr.exe occupies extra CPU space
  • PC processing speed slows down
  • Browser often redirects to irrelevant websites
  • Browser is bombarded with hordes of popup ads
  • Computer screen freezes repeatedly


Take the following steps to diagnose your PC for possible inetmgr.exe malware attack:

Step 1: Simultaneously press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.

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

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

Step 1: Download our award-winning Free 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 after the installation gets over

Step 5: Wait for Comodo Internet Security to update the antivirus.

Step 6: Proceed with the quick scan that automatically begins after the update.

Step 7: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be notified through an alert screen.

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 07 January 2012 at 3:17 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 681a16cc58e002b7
95be8bc598482a62
6bfad0cb
d35aee26a95cf971
5e9f48400c848754
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 7.5.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
7.5.7600.1
6385
Indonesia N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 485ccb47578ecb15
7ca7a4f1f2a8bf03
c5f1d80b
090dc0e06cc64309
d02bc58ef6c9915a
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 7.5.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
7.5.7600.1
6385
Vietnam N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 679ccb342a40b720
be3c157090fee054
ba4592a0
8d743557815eb212
6b4f635300b465a4
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.0.2600.0
(xpclient.
010817-114
8)
6.0.2600.0 Egypt N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 117ad172ffba50f5
1a99922436d849a9
c6397acf
13b808f28acce2f6
250c46f2cb104ab0
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.0.2600.0
(xpclient.
010817-114
8)
6.0.2600.0 India N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 24 June 2008 at 10:20 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable e7428536bbf4379c
668b1f9584e31cf0
ec6ab359
08de920654894213
fca18e302fbc08ca
No 8.0.9200.1
6384
(win8_rtm.
120725-124
7)
8.0.9200.1
6384
172.56.4.165/32
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable dbd2858aa1dd3e74
792cb68cddb4f103
3891d0c0
0f264625d6c9605d
2740f44cfc07f6bf
No 6.0.3790.3
959
(srv03_sp2
_rtm.07021
6-1710)
6.0.3790.3
959
Japan
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 052f21c58364b4b2
677525e62d1249cf
fd7d6551
9d96142d121527c9
22bcf15892ed5fbd
No 6.0.2600.0
(xpclient.
010817-114
8)
6.0.2600.0 Netherlands
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 7c9485f6fca0f2a6
1e68a0846ce4573c
b65474c6
493a82ff6d863171
8d187b0b296b57dc
No 4.00 4.00 198.20.167.84/32
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