How to Remove “jinstall.exe”

What is jinstall.exe?

jinstall.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as Java. It belongs to software java and was  developed by Sun Microsystems. It is commonly stored in C:\Program files. The malware programmers or cyber criminals write different types of malicious programs and name it as jinstall.exe to damage the software and hardware.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

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

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

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 07 February 2009 at 6:06 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Sun Microsystems, Inc. Executable e0f7f0700fb53d7e
2cbd93071b2fa87d
483ee2ae
69e0eef9f29ec564
750a531f40e8d469
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 1, 4, 0,
30
1, 4, 0,
30
Poland N/A
2 N/A Executable 9f15218de16cb7bc
1c14d3b004c10c4d
abcf73fd
4139a5ca98892cdf
962432e5e30f6dc5
TrojWare.Win
32.TrojanDro
pper.Agent.D
T
No N/A N/A Internal Submission N/A
3 N/A Executable f61859b2dd426094
4d1f377095af342b
5c8f0d08
e1b2dc3bc2881b13
a6b0fc3f776e9682
Win32.Neshta
.A
No N/A N/A Poland N/A
4 Oracle, Inc Executable d7ba7b51ed17082e
a67e972bdfbf31bc
775df627
7210377580eb834f
e329ecaaf34f0ac2
Unclassified
Malware
No 1.0.0.0 1.0.0.0 Internal Submission N/A
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55

Safe Entries

First Seen: 24 June 2008 at 10:06 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable b36c7db43e6f85f5
f7b3f60c254f5000
d376124d
N/A Yes 1, 0, 0, 1 1, 0, 0, 1 United States
2 IBM. Executable cd522ebfbb6466fa
2f6c348236095f87
1ba1c32d
f4fb16f79e414396
4ea9308f1f5ceb3c
Yes 1, 4, 2, 0 1, 4, 2, 0 Internal Submission
3 Sun Microsystems, Inc. Executable 262b72ba861100ee
ef341566b61b0f50
09a3be65
58b0ed7618c81c49
9b3982bccb0160be
No 6.0.250.4 6.0.250.4 Ukraine
4 Sun Microsystems, Inc. Executable 1de2c131c4cd4932
18441a21f0034596
50d513c1
339c04dea972b8c3
ec26ad0153929ecf
No 6.0.50.19 6.0.50.19 Poland
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  • 32 items per page
 
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