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: 12 September 2008 at 1:17 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 374bc7171d4620a8
c3f6170fe4164af5
34d877cc
f93f0637919a62ab
53407c79b7fc6bd4
TrojWare.Win
32.TrojanDro
pper.Danseed
.~B
No N/A N/A China N/A
2 N/A Executable 5c4d5d6153ded017
aee8ec028af47306
c5bf5fda
95395b625b5c1233
1bacc2e8fca0dc73
Unclassified
Malware
No 8.5.0.0 8.5 China N/A
3 N/A Executable 48c7af2dfea42844
853378402dd331a9
645d4365
48784ee43a4b99b2
ceabb7274ded70cd
Win32.Packer
.B
No N/A N/A United States N/A
4 WebZen Executable dd0ceb4f6aff88bb
872da1f60e815ce8
9f92de97
d6913475b66f8709
9ff9e1a037ef2f9e
Packed.Win32
.PePatch.d01
No 0, 97, 4,
0
1, 0, 0, 1 United States N/A
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9

Safe Entries

First Seen: 08 January 2009 at 8:12 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 WebZen Executable 9fef865abeb97468
8180cd0baf87405c
83186892
500428207e5cb6c7
f07a40fd3d383736
No 0, 97, 4,
0
1, 0, 0, 1 China
2 N/A Executable abaa3f370b54ae77
8bb25c6b524572ab
6e4034ad
1f35f71f3d530198
5ef970f1ddf53a00
No N/A N/A United States
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 5d680a1c4b7ccbcc
f719ef41fb941c62
c404869a
4ebcf6ee87c7e46a
b968828f166992f5
Yes 6.2.9200.2
0789
(win8_ldr.
130802-161
7)
6.2.9200.2
0789
United States
4 N/A Executable 6b7d702d23536e7f
ac2a74eca80ef0db
285f0a33
2168a583ba28c69c
745c33ea3cf1b7e0
No N/A N/A United States
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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