How to Remove “mqsvc.exe”

Wjhat is mqsvc.exe?

mqsvc.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as Message Queuing Service. It belongs to Microsoft Windows Operating System and was developed by Microsoft. It is commonly stored in C:\Windows\System32.  The malware programmers or cyber criminals write different types of malicious programs and name it as mqsvc.exe to damage the software and hardware.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

Malicious authors try to infect the systems with different types of malicious programs. Each form of malicious software is designed to infect the system that creates different issues and impact on the system. One can notice the following changes once the system is infected with mqsvc.exe malware

  • If the internet connection fluctuation is high 
  • If the mqsvc.exe file is taking more of your CPU memory 
  • If the system performance is very low
  • If the system is redirected to some strange websites 
  • If the system is getting some annoying popup ads 
  • If the system freezes quiet often
  • If it invites other malware to infect and damage the system and exploits the same to collect the user private informaton

When one of these happens then you can be sure that your system is infected with setup.exe  malware. To confirm that go to task manager by pressing the combination of keys ctrl+alt+del and go to the process tab and right click on the mqsvc.exe and open the location, if the location is subfolder C:\Windows\System32 then the system is not affected by mqsvc.exe, if the location is somewhere else then the system is affected by mqsvc.exe malware.

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

Ideally, replacing the existing mqsvc.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: 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 mqsvc.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 25 October 2011 at 1:29 am
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Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
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Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 3f270ca6ef8733b4
5fe76080fc931fe1
6fee015b
33bb1bdcb2c35de0
2009432e76f67a76
MalCrypt.Ind
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No 5.01.1111 5.01.1111 Indonesia N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable ce91ab900bc442cf
e133aec712338e80
1e8e1e98
78208ad30765c434
8d43e36f4d1b9465
Virus.Win32.
Expiro.R0
No 5.01.1110 5.01.1110 Ukraine N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable f4ab722e4a2eebef
f2d975f597496a71
af952fb7
e59421d0a17707a7
5baf8c5b57d88998
Virus.Win32.
Golem.a0
No 5.01.1110 5.01.1110 Russian Federation N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 696ecb6946740fa6
a4be5fbd0753ecd0
98e2a0bd
5fee53a628688507
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Virus.Win32.
Expiro.win
No 5.01.1108 5.01.1108 Russian Federation N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 18 September 2008 at 11:40 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 70fc7e84d89d0546
03afef46b4a4d22a
4e06f30a
e97da213f961b071
8dcb5ff644b2a901
No 5.01.1110 5.01.1110 10.100.130.247/32
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 29e1df253fe0cbe8
e1445161aa193ee1
86b1b1f4
5339a35dbab8fec2
7c8d76c5610760e6
No 5.01.1108 5.01.1108 France
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 437b627c847268eb
22e53489e3758fda
aa5b020c
c3c6afe64acfc807
1962bd6c4306e733
No 5.2.2003.3
959
(srv03_sp2
_rtm.07021
6-1710)
5.2.2003.3
959
10.224.1.55/32
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 331d62ef555c4a89
b67e8888164fb175
5a6cbf1a
eb5f0925f0c7c9c4
9412546158ce2aa4
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