How to Remove “msn.exe”

Msn.exe is an executable file and it is a software component of MSN explorer developed by Microsoft.
Its process is known as IP Gateway or Intel Photo Services which belongs to the software msmcom or CamProServices or Pro Server.
The malware programmers or cyber criminals write different types of malicious programs and name it as msn.exe to damage the software and hardware. It is commonly located in C:\Windows folder.

Affected platform: Windows OS

How to detect if the system is affected by msn.exe??

Malicious authors try to infect the systems with different types of destructive programs. Each form of malicious software is designed to affect the system that creates different issues and problems on the system. One can notice the following changes once the system is infected with msn.exe malware.

  • If the performance of the system is affected.
  • There is damage and missing link files.
  • There is malfunction of hardware.
  • System is getting unknown pop-up ads 
  • System freezes quiet often.

When one of these happen then you can be sure that your system is infected with Msn.exe  malware.

Take the following steps to diagnose msn.exe malware:

  • Press the Ctrl+Alt+Del keys together in combination to open the Task Manager
  • Go to the process tab and right-click on the msn.exe
  • Open the information about its location
  • If the file is located outside of C:\Windows you can conclude that msn.exe is a harmful malware.
How to remove Msn.exe malware from system using Comodo Antivirus?

Step 1: Download the award-winning Comodo Free Antivirus.

Step 2: Check on the “Do not detect new networks again” option when Comodo Internet Security internal firewall activates the network detection process.

Step 3: After network detection is complete, press “Close” button for a scan window.

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 Msn.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!
 
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Malware Entries

First Seen: 17 December 2008 at 6:48 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 msn Executable d7fa40798336ca45
163ad1a4f9f89c72
910e980d
4d74f2c20d1bdcf6
ae489b14e367c519
Backdoor.Win
32.Zegost.~B
A
No 21.02 21.02 United States N/A
2 N/A Executable f7c1d4d97ae2a80e
e52074352c17e205
569d6f64
7485da218f32c006
19a287f613e63508
TrojWare.Win
32.TrojanDow
nloader.Delf
.uzed
No N/A N/A United States N/A
3 N/A Executable 3a6a12524467a9ef
fd65a51628babbe6
e37fb2be
dbff20daa468ad32
faef998011abd897
Unclassified
Malware
No N/A N/A United States N/A
4 Trend Micro Inc Executable d70c652cf9cca65b
c22afa7d98992af7
72c17c47
617d04c352e3041a
acfad3f185ef53fe
Unclassified
Malware
No 2.0.0.2 2.0.0.2 China N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 09 January 2009 at 1:08 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable ca23c7f8efb03db7
7d415fc75d893b1b
ab37c207
ec3c3ca016680e32
ab045d1ca5397e23
No 9.00.0013.
2101
9.00.0013.
2101
198.20.167.84/32
2 N/A Executable 06f9e4795aa9da5e
5156b9849f804a61
f21d2b0a
aaa255eba59b9625
0f20ffbd33250486
No N/A N/A China
3 N/A Executable bb356559fbc6718c
45f828664f248df4
2446f963
d36336a577b81358
9f7ca35b809b2090
No N/A N/A China
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable cb22d32c62336264
635c950a434b0ea1
bbc28e3c
5a6bce2fee278722
d7c3436e95a39a6c
No 9.00.0013.
2101
9.00.0013.
2101
United States
Display 4 items per page
  • 4 items per page
  • 8 items per page
  • 16 items per page
  • 32 items per page
 
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