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: 27 June 2018 at 8:50 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable a5130b47ee4b4038
9788d054960964d6
f3eda3bc
63113d2c545789ac
7e0818823947f26a
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
Indonesia N/A
2 Sun Microsystems, Inc. Executable ee7da792d54c6827
444e7dcbf817523d
d7513f8b
16612e61dcbc5f49
7aaf26ffa3be1371
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 6.0.180.7 6.0.180.7 Turkey N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 99b349f0b2d4eeac
eb47bb944573f931
8d0d5d33
872a7c5852a76fbb
d88f5355f20eb789
Virus.Win32.
Virut.Ce
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
103.52.14.124/32 N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 04 June 2008 at 2:30 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable f43243868625ac33
a81177b742a2133e
42b3edb0
aab7f4ec0bc63406
08b4d8a58c8a1d20
Yes 8.0.1520.3
9
8.0.1520.3
9
10.108.51.194/32
2 Oracle Corporation Executable 918c0191305701fc
cd42ce23a274786e
d552deff
53a95567db5a5f41
b4b5fdbe3db67817
Yes 8.0.1520.1
6
8.0.1520.1
6
United States
3 N/A Executable f724ab924eece293
c961063174e535d1
0b582fb6
5a7318a20f6714f3
183cdf6c3c4ffe2b
Yes 8.0.1520.3
8
8.0.1520.3
8
10.108.51.216/32
4 Oracle Corporation Executable 8b1d42f34aa81bff
ae7edc696d6417e9
eebe6df4
1defc4defc9dbf27
0f3233ab079c840e
Yes 8.0.770.3 8.0.770.3 10.108.51.194/32
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