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.

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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: 06 February 2009 at 5:57 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 CommonName Executable a9327ffa99a7f5ef
dad13d3b559cb6b2
438a04bf
3bf35ab82f24f67a
a55a8a7082d33b55
ApplicUnwnt.
Win32.Adware
.CommonName.
E`10
No 5, 5, 0, 1 5, 5, 0, 1 10.224.1.116/32 N/A
2 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
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 12e8f97b765d6460
9131112901943d0f
69ea57ca
c350c6a75daa1da8
a0567f0da760fb46
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 6.0.2600.0
(xpclient.
010817-114
8)
6.0.2600.0 Vietnam N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 90b2761be896ae31
e87efdff81cc2bbb
4c8b1096
76239e1b4c075c04
b518e6c8f539b88b
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.0.2600.0
(xpclient.
010817-114
8)
6.0.2600.0 Bangladesh 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 f4fc31a93157ed56
1d716e83a7ee0cd2
e4812dc5
ea0564d556e73904
6e4ab4984a3d5683
No 6.0.2600.0
(xpclient.
010817-114
8)
6.0.2600.0 Internal Submission
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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