How to Remove “msinfo32.exe”

What is msinfo32.exe?


msinfo32.exe is a legitimate file used for Windows 7, Windows XP and Windows Vista. It is a Windows operating system file that is by default located in c:\windows\system32.
Malware programmers write malicious programs and name them after msinfo32.exe with an intention to spread virus on the internet.
 
Affected Platform: Windows OS
 

How to check if your computer is infected with msinfo32.exe malware?

 
If your PC is infected with msinfo32.exe, it will cause your PC to slow down or involuntarily redirect you to unknown websites. Take the following steps to diagnose your PC for possible  msinfo32.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\system32, then you should run an antivirus scan to get ride of the malware.
 
How to remove the msinfo32.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 msinfo32.exe virus from your computer including all other malwares!
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Malware Entries

First Seen: 11 October 2011 at 1:14 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable d1a939be9d0f7506
3e77c82befbd2b16
28496b43
a1377b86a9a3fe03
7e5b081b8f92cb21
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 5.1.2600.0
(XPClient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.2600.0 Egypt N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable a4f75a44c19e20cc
18379f426731cb82
e9a75bd5
c728ba8b38cef81c
5ae19ce773e34a5f
Virus.Win32.
Alman.A
No 5.1.2600.0
(XPClient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.2600.0 Turkey N/A
3 Корпорация Майкрософт Executable 466e57e76177aa06
dd297e9e5fce04ba
0d439314
2866b3c0cd86fbb6
18b5bbdcf2bc2cf9
MalCrypt.Ind
us!
No 5.1.2600.0
(XPClient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.2600.0 Russian Federation N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable eacfabdb118c06a3
cbf827961dec6d0f
d7a13689
4fb8ea74ad532f8e
50e200516f861de1
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
Pakistan N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 01 July 2008 at 9:12 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable fbaf03d67dc735cf
4d45894751df0d7f
f83d2f84
6f41df6e8e414db8
10234c194f1d26dd
No 4.10.2222 4.10.2222 United States
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable cf3fdcfe52f5b915
c10fd778b5e1dd09
1f4e847b
090d5891041e35e1
8c77f664581c0bd6
No 5.1.2600.0
(XPClient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.2600.0 198.20.167.84/32
3 N/A Non-executable ddeb13d304cbe0bc
eff1f335fd3eb754
bf141926
e9493024f26c05ce
c60e6db46db2e80f
No N/A N/A 198.20.167.84/32
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 8376adae56d7110b
b0333ea8278486b7
35a0e33d
5f2122888583347c
9b81724cf169efc6
No 6.1.7601.1
7514
(win7sp1_r
tm.101119-
1850)
6.1.7601.1
7514
United States
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