How to Remove “nis.exe”

What is NIS.exe?


NIS.exe is a legitimate file. It is also known as Norton Internet Security and belongs to Symantec Security Technologies. It is commonly stored in C:\Program files. The malware programmers or cyber criminals write malicious programs and name it as NIS.exe and spread infection via internet to damage the software and hardware.
 
Affected OS/Platform: Windows 
 

How to find if the system is affected by nis.exe malware?

 
When the system performance is very low or internet connection fluctuation is very high or if you find getting annoying popup ads then you can be sure that your system is affected with NIS.exe malware. To confirm that go to the task manager by pressing the combination of the keys ctrl+alt+del and go to the process and right click on the nis.exe and open the location, if the location is C:\program files, then the system is safe and secure. If the process is located somewhere else, then the system is affected by nis.exe malware.
 
 
How to remove the nis.exe file from system using Comodo Antivirus?
 
Step 1: Download the award-winning Free Internet Security.
 
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 nis.exe  virus from your computer including all other malwares!
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Malware Entries

First Seen: 26 September 2008 at 2:10 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable fad3977956449192
2599332aeb700680
827a231c
293a99d8ce8d7f4f
1359783fd3586fcc
ApplicUnwnt No N/A N/A Internal Submission N/A
2 N/A Executable bbdc6dc5bcefe727
9f972d1f3ffc8b4e
960d3238
8b2b5f71647f9b26
a203790b5d472e0a
Unclassified
Malware
No N/A N/A Internal Submission N/A
3 Symantec Corporation Executable 878b50a6fb53b340
88e5bf266ede5df6
874919c3
5d1832df183bd32c
62288bef6fe6b7e4
EmailWorm.Wi
n32.Runonce.
~v001
Yes 12.11.4.4 21.7.0.11 India N/A
4 Users Manager Executable 60f748827729feec
6654cd8b620aad69
ab094752
ae1ae950bb6b9e06
78282602f340debb
Unclassified
Malware
Yes 3.4.1.0 1.0.0.0 Internal Submission N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 08 August 2008 at 12:05 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Sejoong Namo Interactive, Inc. Executable 39d041720a06d251
7837725a4c646065
d172528b
efc652c6d11a22a5
4f63153bd98184b9
No 1, 6, 0,
62
1, 6, 0,
62
United Kingdom
2 Symantec Corporation Executable 7fd2b3ca9e8e992b
f19660519b87c8b1
631f1a41
0a04482963f1a870
ac6d4aaf98f3e573
No 18.1.0.37 18.1.0.37 Poland
3 Symantec Corporation Executable 77b6f376ae1eebdc
c1e134c82d0456a6
a78ba0e7
dc43e6559e8799c8
ef20a6cc98123139
Yes 12.10.0.42 21.0.0.100 United States
4 MannyFy Software Executable 42c8817bd4f80e49
fb0920d1d28ea310
10cf9e9b
1ebb7a8a3c74fd3b
fe3240d00303ff89
No 1.00 1.00 10.224.1.22/32
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