How to Remove “klist.exe”

What is klist.exe?

klist.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as Java Platform SE 7 U9. It belongs to Java Platform SE binary and was developed by Oracle Corporation. It is commonly stored in C:\Program Files.

Malware authors write different types of malicious programs and name it as klist.exe to spread virus.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

Each malware is different and causes unique problems to the system. You will notice one or several of the following symptoms if your system is infected with klist.exe malware:

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • klist.exe file is taking more of your CPU memory
  • System performance is very low
  • Browser is redirected to some strange websites
  • Interference of annoying popup ads
  • Other malwares infiltrate into the system

To further establish the malware infection, take the following steps:

  • Go to Task Manager by pressing the combination of keys ctrl+alt+del
  • Go to the process tab and right-click on the klist.exe and open the file location

If the file is located outside C:\Program Files, then it is likely that the system is affected with klist.exe malware.

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

Ideally, replacing the existing klist.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: Select Customize Configuration option and arrange installers, configuration, and file location.

Step 4: Once the Installation is Finished, 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 klist.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 31 December 2018 at 9:04 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable b36e371156d4836c
0b8ee5c673941bf6
8e9a2964
3f39ddfe4a162219
6cdcc8bbd6aa1d7b
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
Egypt N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 8c239a8b536a5f84
6f7ee9627f0bf70f
e26189b2
3544eed82d87f914
46089ecc55918e35
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
Algeria N/A
3 Oracle Corporation Executable 48025395aa06d214
a0b955818869e426
5338503e
2e252c80421d4c59
2b819be5de23ceb3
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
Yes 7.0.110.21 7.0.110.21 Malaysia N/A
4 Oracle Corporation Executable ab1cc09b23497646
4a99411cc687eef7
37c18152
c978bbe7845dc647
cb7f30861b91f98c
Virus.Win32.
Parite.gen
Yes 8.0.600.27 8.0.600.27 Portugal N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 24 April 2010 at 5:35 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Oracle Corporation Executable 186a2ed19b1a1359
829a94a0c57f9c7e
6de7e2cf
fe44e3f896c1056a
4a9a402fefba24d4
No 8.0.1210.0 8.0.1210.0 United States
2 Oracle Corporation Executable 1d1cf4595b546d08
be5f56754a5fedd8
db793f27
391d35229bf096e0
4fee6f8520dc3b21
Yes 8.0.1110.1
4
8.0.1110.1
4
10.224.25.45/32
3 Oracle Corporation Executable d03b3e9bb5431b02
3553367f65c5b508
ead83728
3c661dcc7a8a0da9
5e3a316d8296fbb2
Yes 8.0.1810.1
3
8.0.1810.1
3
10.224.25.96/32
4 Oracle Corporation Executable 4399eb4a7c541224
32d408b5158665e6
bac00934
859baa454efc9953
599dd0ac52162af8
No 10.0.2 10.0.2 United States
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