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: 10 July 2017 at 7:30 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 473eb34a8a78b815
1438f7a12cfcf656
2f86400a
009eb8433adbaf87
98439fea319d33c5
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 4.20.2000.
2521
4, 20,
2000, 2521
Europe N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable cc97203717ddfd5c
11d6aa694ddb82d4
5c16353b
14c6eaddb77a3c5d
1c2aadf3b7cf41b4
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 5.1.2600.0
(XPClient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.2600.0 United States N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable bf7e0652611326f1
70a39fd9725d2a0d
54e158d3
095497c127a7bfe3
340d773237cd1b53
EmailWorm.Wi
n32.Runonce.
~v001
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
Zambia N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 308e4b7fbd1eaed7
c358aefb3d908fdd
64ca8428
8099bf1af0c6ddf6
564f4243caa22efb
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 5.1.2600.0
(XPClient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.2600.0 South Africa N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 06 March 2009 at 7:33 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Non-executable ddeb13d304cbe0bc
eff1f335fd3eb754
bf141926
e9493024f26c05ce
c60e6db46db2e80f
No N/A N/A 198.20.167.84/32
2 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
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable fcda1846b6cc676e
00b27010555dd344
94d79542
8773573d67e5b89c
6f20c9ccf1a40638
No 2.51.0.100
3
2.51.0.100
3
United States
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 2081c97f15b1c2a2
eadce366baf3c510
da553cc7
d291620d4c51c5f5
ffa62ccdc52c5c13
No 6.1.7601.1
7514
(win7sp1_r
tm.101119-
1850)
6.1.7601.1
7514
United States
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