How to Remove “mmc.exe”

What is mmc.exe?

mmc.exe is a legitimate file, which is also known as Microsoft Management Console Application. It is used for displaying various management plug-ins that are activated from the Control Panel. It is typically located in c:\windows\system32 file path of your computer.
 
Malware authors write malicious programs and name them after mmc.exe to spread virus through the internet.
 
Affected Platform: Windows OS
 

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

 
If you notice your PC suffering in speed and performance, take the following steps to check against a possible virus attack:
 
Step 1: Simultaneously press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.
 
Step 2: If you notice the file located outside its designated path in c:\windows\system32, you should run an antivirus scan to get ride of the malware.
 
 
How to remove the mmc.exe file from system using Comodo Free Antivirus?
 
Step 1: Download our 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 the mmc.exe virus from your computer including all other malwares!
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Malware Entries

First Seen: 22 June 2017 at 2:55 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 7071a9a5e23b1071
86de50a8c0ac5e42
223644c2
419582fa538683f6
56f0f0feb2755763
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
156.212.153.199/32 N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable fb81c30e840ef6c7
78ad8196478abab3
03b9a56f
ba109ef86e5f215a
1b79b11b49002e22
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 5.2.3790.4
136
(srv03_sp2
_qfe.07082
1-1204)
5.2.3790.4
136
Venezuela N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 5a4bd61f3d523a36
c57fab9c064ae24f
1a305b85
53bb0bd462bcf7fc
33a8d5217ac1759e
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
197.242.108.214/32 N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 575d844037abb936
0998839a22abc858
f4538a8a
4243e7015d120b2e
d9fe97971263161f
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 5.2.3790.4
136
(srv03_sp2
_qfe.07082
1-1204)
5.2.3790.4
136
Egypt N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 27 June 2008 at 9:59 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable c1823b9d3a9a53bf
411f7e4db57b5129
0f0bad62
7e67ec64e4e76187
e1e33b7382217956
No 5.2.3790.4
136
(srv03_sp2
_qfe.07082
1-1204)
5.2.3790.4
136
United States
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable c1823b9d3a9a53bf
411f7e4db57b5129
0f0bad62
7e67ec64e4e76187
e1e33b7382217956
No 5.2.3790.4
136
(srv03_sp2
_qfe.07082
1-1204)
5.2.3790.4
136
10.100.19.179/32
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 26ef5b5217c3feb9
8b42d3a07ad83279
6024d6a3
28852f3417d2d145
fd8630a06e60adf3
No 5.00.1920.
2
5.00.1920.
2
United States
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable b17accea9ea8c7fa
1ddee72b8b26b4c5
e32f48e9
282190b9839432e5
7a8e37ac860a15e7
No 10.0.15063
.994
(WinBuild.
160101.080
0)
10.0.15063
.994
Finland
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