How to Remove “jre-1_5_0_06-windows-i586-p.exe”

What is jre-1_5_0_06-windows-i586-p.exe?


Originally developed by SunMicrosystems, Inc., jre-1_5_0_06-windows-i586-p.exe is a legitimate file process and also called as Setup Launcher that is associated with J2SERuntimeEnvironment5 0Update6 application.  It is located in C:\Program Files by default.

jre-1_5_0_06-windows-i586-p.exe virus is created when malware authors write virus files and name them after jre-1_5_0_06-windows-i586-p.exe with an aim to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to check if your computer is infected with jre-1_5_0_06-windows-i586-p.exe malware?

If your system is affected by jre-1_5_0_06-windows-i586-p.exe malware, you will notice one or the several below symptoms:

  • jre-1_5_0_06-windows-i586-p.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 jre-1_5_0_06-windows-i586-p.exe malware from system using Comodo Cleaning Essentials?

You can either choose to remove jre-1_5_0_06-windows-i586-p.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: 27 August 2009 at 12:51 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Sun Microsystems, Inc. Executable 6d0ee89c7eda6d05
e13ddd043c0483f4
f011d33d
343408b94e83a468
0185b139451c3103
Virus.Win32.
Sality.d1
No 1.5.0.60 1.5.0.60 Russian Federation N/A
2 Sun Microsystems, Inc. Executable eacd7f5fd3502176
1320d3fb2979a945
0aadf01b
831c3aea3e087a8a
cfa85daa94adeaea
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 1.5.0.60 1.5.0.60 Ukraine N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 14 February 2009 at 10:43 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Sun Microsystems, Inc. Executable f5478584b8bf71f0
1e307cb678675362
d1409ba8
b49d3ff972a4f946
e9aaf2ec981f9519
Yes 1.5.0.60 1.5.0.60 United States
2 Sun Microsystems, Inc. Executable 0744f9fceca792b0
81bba448c746f2c3
043b269a
8514236c31c3f19e
dd1f234268e935c3
Yes 1.5.0.60 1.5.0.60 Internal Submission
3 Sun Microsystems, Inc. Executable 0744f9fceca792b0
81bba448c746f2c3
043b269a
8514236c31c3f19e
dd1f234268e935c3
Yes 1.5.0.60 1.5.0.60 10.224.1.116/32
4 Sun Microsystems, Inc. Executable f5478584b8bf71f0
1e307cb678675362
d1409ba8
b49d3ff972a4f946
e9aaf2ec981f9519
Yes 1.5.0.60 1.5.0.60 198.20.167.84/32
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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