How to Remove “mpnotify.exe”

What is mpnotify.exe?


mpnotify.exe is a legitimate file also known as Windows NT Multiple Provider Notification Application, developed by Microsoft Corporation. It is used for running Windows NT Multiple Provider Notification Application to support certain device drivers. It is typically located in C:\WINDOWS\winsxs. Malware programmers write malicious programs and name it after mpnotify.exe with an intention to spread virus on the internet.
 
Affected Platform: Windows OS
 

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

 
If your PC is infected with mpnotify.exe malware, it will cause your PC to slow down or it will involuntarily redirect you to unknown websites. Take the following steps to diagnose your PC for possible mpnotify.exe malware:
 
Step 1: Simultaneously press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.
 
Step 2: If you notice the file located outside the file path C:\WINDOWS\winsxs, then you should run an antivirus scan to get ride of the malware.
 
How to remove the mpnotify.exe file from system using Comodo 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: 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 mpnotify.exe virus from your computer including all other malwares!
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Malware Entries

First Seen: 24 December 2011 at 9:44 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 55594309ff1ab851
bf97e06476ead479
f58ebe84
2149d036322dadc2
c55618473516d077
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 5.1.2600.0
(xpclient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.2600.0 Egypt N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 3d2e6b21583edae6
48591a5ea588ef43
38c98f5d
2f50a9d3fe5ed4f4
746f726b5b046fdc
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 5.1.2600.0
(xpclient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.2600.0 India N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 1cb1db9489018e83
5e75ddbecd8ed1ce
80cd11d9
9014a5347477d947
bedd6dce1ad60a4f
Virus.Win32.
Golem.a0
No 5.1.2600.0
(xpclient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.2600.0 Russian Federation N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 4f227394f1d673cf
c5cf36741052fcb4
9770486d
9f732ab608e9f67b
9d46979cc58dd225
Virus.Win32.
Virut.Ce
No 5.1.2600.0
(xpclient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.2600.0 Italy N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 03 June 2008 at 7:39 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 735fa3d5ca57dcf7
1033a65cc451de2d
7eab8871
a7e06854ea2a20ae
e8ec32bd8c754298
No 5.1.2600.0
(xpclient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.2600.0 10.224.1.22/32
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 1733bd976f8cc8fc
477af5ce2f9a00d1
c87cf603
9972297e611c64bd
d6a879d98676259a
No 5.1.2600.0
(xpclient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.2600.0 Argentina
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 2df63367c5f9723d
c462d0700cb31813
75951280
893c44082c97f7ae
d3e7c180fa1f93d8
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
Russian Federation
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 735fa3d5ca57dcf7
1033a65cc451de2d
7eab8871
a7e06854ea2a20ae
e8ec32bd8c754298
No 5.1.2600.0
(xpclient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.2600.0 Internal Submission
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