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 October 2010 at 2:39 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 2770aa0760a664ef
18b6b26183c8af22
e925c98e
aadb98dad8735ea2
e9ac47b99a4879dd
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.00.2900.
2180
(xpsp_sp2_
rtm.040803
-2158)
6.00.2900.
2180
Iran, Islamic Republic of N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 8002d20e4016ac76
095c0b790dea0d5a
1ac3122d
e55d41c4ecfcdb31
7b5b361bf187dae8
Worm.Win32.M
abezat.b7
No 6.00.2900.
2180
(xpsp_sp2_
rtm.040803
-2158)
6.00.2900.
2180
United Kingdom N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable beaaf99d439c6c34
fc86b5eddd471110
9710710c
2c58ea38da108b2a
e5edc75409a6a40d
EmailWorm.Wi
n32.Runonce.
~v001
No 6.00.2900.
5512
(xpsp.0804
13-2105)
6.00.2900.
5512
Indonesia N/A
4 Корпорация Майкрософт Executable b20629ec548a63b3
9726f155fccb1c16
19617441
a66714f9acb4d6e9
ff14449b5a8528bc
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 6.00.2900.
5512
(xpsp.0804
13-2105)
6.00.2900.
5512
Russian Federation 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 f6bc3dc1225f4335
baecaec93076ae16
b461d8df
c7b649004d013629
0917b142c9a9c058
No 6.00.2900.
3264
(xpsp.0711
30-1425)
6.00.2900.
3264
Canada
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 7df0b1032fd97482
d2e78b15411a061a
3d9e64a2
15093702bda9b49f
fd58ee09ac0084a4
No 4.72.2106.
4
4.72.2106.
4
104.236.253.252/32
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable d019462ac643d46e
96468610645aa16f
831fe2fa
2e13b3eeedbf08e5
fce2bd367b4b4e45
No 6.00.2900.
5512
(xpsp.0804
13-2105)
6.00.2900.
5512
Argentina
4 Корпорация Майкрософт Executable 29d969102fd496a0
16831d4e2d4d93fe
65c42884
c8f2379e35fbcd88
837c06757805c80d
No 6.00.2900.
5512
(xpsp.0804
13-2105)
6.00.2900.
5512
146.158.101.100/32
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