How to Remove “msimn.exe”

What is msimn.exe?


msimn.exe is a legitimate executable file for Microsoft Outlook developed by Microsoft Corporation. msimn.exe is located in C:\ Program Files\Outlook Express.  Malware authors write malicious progarms and name them after msimn.exe with an intention to spread viruses on the internet.
 
Affected Platform: Windows OS
 

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

If your PC is infected with msimn.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 msimn.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:\ Program Files\Outlook Express, then you should run an antivirus scan to get ride of the malware.
 
How to remove the msimn.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 msimn.exe virus from your computer including all other malwares!
 
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Malware Entries

First Seen: 13 July 2017 at 2:34 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 588288dd21e304c5
af2deaee5463b24d
e97a9b47
ed985da84615f1f9
190de2a2e5fe7735
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 6.00.2900.
5512
(xpsp.0804
13-2105)
6.00.2900.
5512
102.184.178.235/32 N/A
2 Корпорация Майкрософт Executable 5a00c62d18c9f716
8a537169fec8b0bb
599fcf54
056d7144c81e6ebd
c62d895ef85daca2
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.00.2900.
5512
(xpsp.0804
13-2105)
6.00.2900.
5512
Russian Federation N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 5fdc24af8c78fe11
2203f799598f5c51
462a4424
fe787e52c1a2539d
32d5d77ad85f7b36
Virus.Win32.
Virut.q
No 6.00.2900.
5512
(xpsp.0804
13-2105)
6.00.2900.
5512
Taiwan N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable db7c88838c008091
7ef78a83a3b6114c
6224655c
e5ecbae032dd9760
911af4dd2e6eba75
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.00.2900.
5512
(xpsp.0804
13-2105)
6.00.2900.
5512
Egypt N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 04 July 2008 at 1:58 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable d52a247fab666882
acf2a3a6ad5df4c8
03e13638
d8409237189fa060
e98ad8e49687fd0a
No 6.00.2800.
1123
6.00.2800.
1123
198.20.167.84/32
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable b315747340b9f727
eacd0b6e71f07292
547e628f
a2cbb1f5a0e3820e
7b57e8d782c8599d
No 5.50.4522.
1200
5.50.4522.
1200
10.0.17.149/32
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable d43f9b810f470af1
a7801ee3045b6e8e
286115c8
017ed8ef86b73dfe
01aa646dfcab99e5
No 6.00.2600.
0000
6.00.2600.
0000
United States
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