How to Remove “main.exe”

What is main.exe?

main.exe is a legitimate process file popularly known as Razer Game Booster. It is associated with Razer Game Booster application, developed by Razer Inc. It is located in C:\Program Files by default. Malware programmers create files with virus scripts and name them after main.exe  with an intention to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

Keep an eye for the following symptoms to see if your PC is infected with main.exe  malware:

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • main.exe  takes too much CPU space
  • PC slows down significantly
  • Browser automatically redirects to some irrelevant websites
  • Unsolicited ads and popups starts appearing
  • Screen freezes constantly

Take the following steps to diagnose your PC for possible main.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, then you should run an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

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

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 main.exe  malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 13 March 2009 at 10:48 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 义乌市智仁信息科技有限公司 Executable 8252aa110400660c
e8ee45489b1c5571
5185c0be
daacc95c3aded738
99e1293be43456a4
TrojWare.Win
32.FlyStudio
.~UJ
Yes 1.0.0.0 1.0.0.0 United States N/A
2 WebZen Executable 37b82cb372050ed2
925d10055da8e23f
613307fb
ce703531372a14a6
eb5a87408e5aa1c5
ApplicUnwnt.
Unclassified
Malware
No 1, 4, 5, 0 1, 0, 0, 1 United States N/A
3 N/A Executable 70c7eba2afeba56a
b5679ac910c3b78f
a5d900c4
c5b3d22cbe8e8728
a89c22577c9a8682
TrojWare.Win
32.Trojan.XP
ack.~gen1
No 2, 0, 0, 0 2, 0, 0, 0 United States N/A
4 N/A Executable d8ecc48af6385da2
6dfcc85ca24649c9
754d0214
1be2f8c1e0998762
0770e9da4c699163
ApplicUnsaf.
Win32.Agent.
w
No N/A N/A United States N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 25 June 2010 at 4:37 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable 16b99e1c8fcd5100
0a162c398f319402
8faf9451
4f491ce89f581716
d3e8d667e4a13c4e
No N/A N/A United States
2 N/A Executable 961e2cee6e607f34
14ebc58c9efbe1be
8a5ccd81
2e1cedb831f475a6
0ead0ce9b28901ae
No N/A N/A United States
3 N/A Executable 787807836cfe483e
fea1d01766cffb9a
e94e3ec9
1d4c79e4bcba4118
23d8793c31e23b2a
No N/A N/A United States
4 N/A Executable e28123f00c4cd187
943940c858f2769f
48b8237d
a5542ad9da900dbd
a4d015a1c5ce182d
No 2, 0, 0, 0 2, 0, 0, 0 United States
Display 4 items per page
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