How to Remove “nlnotes.exe”

What is nlnotes.exe?

nlnotes.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as IBM Lotus Notes/Domino. It belongs to software Lotus Notes and was developed by IBM.  It is commonly stored in C:\program files.  The malware programmers or cyber criminals write different types of malicious programs and name it as nlnotes.exe to damage the software and hardware.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

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

  • If the internet connection fluctuation is high 
  • If the nlnotes.exe file is taking more of your CPU memory 
  • If the system performance is very low
  • If the system is redirected to some strange websites 
  • If the system is getting some annoying popup ads 
  • If the system freezes quiet often
  • If it invites other malware to infect and damage the system and exploits the same to collect the user private informaton

When one of these happens then you can be sure that your system is infected with setup.exe  malware. To confirm that go to task manager by pressing the combination of keys ctrl+alt+del and go to the process tab and right click on the nlnotes.exe and open the location, if the location is subfolder C:\program files then the system is not affected by nlnotes.exe, if the location is somewhere else then the system is affected by nlnotes.exe malware.

How to remove nlnotes.exe malware from system using Comodo Free Antivirus?

Ideally, replacing the existing nlnotes.exe file on your computer with a different version procured from the Internet is advisable. To remove the file using Comodo's trusted and effective antivirus software, follow the steps below:

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

Step 2: Installation configuration frames will be displayed. Select the configuration you would like to apply.

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 nlnotes.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 21 June 2010 at 10:25 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 IBM Corp Executable c6aab80cdcdc4760
a121214359dc1dfd
6c919a22
fb564dde29f2857c
0b3852ef3391d680
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 7.0.10.601
7
7.0.10.601
7
154.66.23.160/32 N/A
2 IBM Corp Executable e05dbf5f71930a78
0e8d609a0c1a3dc3
896f5472
946b4fb60818a824
93e9836cc182c263
Virus.Win32.
Virut.Ce
No 7.0.00.617
1
7.0.00.617
1
Hong Kong N/A
3 N/A Executable 441c946ffdca41bd
494b8f429dcc5502
9c407ef7
77c5645690794040
5c44e0f13b42b7ba
Virus.Win32.
Winemmem.a0
No N/A N/A Internal Submission N/A
4 IBM Corp Executable 569c3cbba2162b05
bc5797b4c99e9dc7
4d677a94
42ac78356af03b9d
f97ced493776dd68
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No 7.0.40.908
2
7.0.40.908
2
Ukraine N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 05 June 2008 at 1:32 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 IBM Corp Executable 05851f5106e13cc4
873663b5c366ca86
ecf5373d
24eb3245e20b6ecc
6996be897d818874
Yes 8.5.31.120
67
8.5.31.120
67
Ukraine
2 N/A Executable 9cf0a81f20839c2e
07325c65a9c333ab
5584b459
67ebba4178d33fad
7335d957540da76d
No N/A N/A Czech Republic
3 IBM Corp Executable 0d93521f9692373e
40e360cc0aeb3f99
8c358042
b67bc9611c5ae5f5
c8d88abcabc0c343
No 6.5.50.533
4
6.5.50.533
4
United States
4 IBM Corp Executable c553bcdfbe0089eb
87779f030e98a957
e1a439b6
795dee08bd7076c1
ed14c44ff49406d8
Yes 8.5.10.927
1
8.5.10.927
1
New Zealand
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