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: 02 February 2018 at 5:01 pm
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 bf40c494d9a76d6a
3374257b5d6b8e69
e8e6b2cd
a62641c1589695f1
f1260b8d9f3e8529
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7601.1
7514
(win7sp1_r
tm.101119-
1850)
6.1.7601.1
7514
Vietnam N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable ccae694c2e6fac17
663491b5addbf2bc
3e7c7ae3
d143b14fe1bfa465
c7446cd2a7f6aaad
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 5.1.2600.0
(XPClient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.2600.0 Egypt N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable b77c85f8b3decb1e
47c12711dad193bb
35165548
ec0d23d7fdab52e2
349d1fa58273cc17
Unclassified
Malware
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
154.66.61.74/32 N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 19 February 2010 at 6:30 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 57a541f6883ceca0
e3f06e25217097fa
ab84fa6f
29702144719d09bb
d1c26d0f55e1432a
No 2.51.0.080
8
2.51.0.080
8
United States
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable ff94a8e3f8e716ae
d80b643a22fa535b
e226ae9c
8984f83d5acc1e8b
90a022dbcccf85ff
No 2.51.0.080
8
2.51.0.080
8
United States
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable e6d19d74019ec51a
582d6feced71edad
263c2fe1
b5e887c503a907a3
3c7ab9d173d353d9
No 6.0.6002.1
9810
(vistasp2_
gdr.170611
-1000)
6.0.6002.1
9810
Argentina
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