How to Remove “oobechk.exe”

What is oobechk.exe?

oobechk.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as Server Out-of-the-box UI. It belongs to software Microsoft Windows Operating System and was developed by Microsoft. It is commonly stored in C:\Windows\System32.  The malware programmers or cyber criminals write different types of malicious programs and name it as oobechk.exe to damage the software and hardware.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

Following are the indications to check if your PC is infected with oobechk.exe malware
Keep an eye for the following symptoms to see if your PC is infected with oobechk.exe malware

  • Consistent fluctuation of the internet
  • Instant diversion to some unwanted websites
  • Slowing down of PC performance
  • Displaying of unwanted pop ups
  • Freezing of system screen

If you find any of  the following symptoms, confirm the oobechk.exe infection on the PC through some of these simple steps

1) Press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open task manager.

2) If the file is located outside C:\Windows\System32, then you can be sure about the infection and an antivirus scan is essential to remove it from the infected system.

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Step 5: Comodo Cleaning Essentials will remove oobechk.exe  malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 21 July 2010 at 6:44 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable c50ace5051cf0b54
238277a71bf43be1
1bb5bf21
59c3e5cbc304f62f
c38b69366052acac
Virus.Win32.
Sality.q
No 5.2.3790.3
959
(srv03_sp2
_rtm.07021
6-1710)
5.2.3790.3
959
Italy N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 8f6ea867686933eb
bbda3b1832700fe7
69f7605a
923ecb8e821ee517
a3c7cf7dff74547c
Virus.Win32.
Sality.q
No 5.2.3790.3
959
(srv03_sp2
_rtm.07021
6-1710)
5.2.3790.3
959
Italy N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 6dd16a414156b5cd
2229a5dad7191534
4baf4391
e316b006354dd076
7d20e12371bc9bef
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 5.2.3790.3
959
(srv03_sp2
_rtm.07021
6-1710)
5.2.3790.3
959
Brazil N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 7a4fa67dbc52e1bd
cb8ebfa4c6548dfc
24464180
70901234089c5540
b9bd8c6b4fadd057
Virus.Win32.
Parite.gen
No 5.2.3790.3
959
(srv03_sp2
_rtm.07021
6-1710)
5.2.3790.3
959
Greece N/A
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22

Safe Entries

First Seen: 05 June 2008 at 12:27 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable cdea2171f606158e
c8e9c158698107a6
175ab19e
N/A No 5.2.3790.3
959
(srv03_sp2
_rtm.07021
6-1710)
5.2.3790.3
959
10.224.1.57/32
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 75c2f5b6070d523a
209bd6b285a0c996
4f4463fe
3407202650a59d7a
6689197ba0d4a024
No 5.2.3790.3
959
(srv03_sp2
_rtm.07021
6-1710)
5.2.3790.3
959
Turkey
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable b272679180bba5d5
7fb2925d45e91209
1a1c6e19
064f8fa792e87f4d
db3d289e4bf16cf3
No 5.2.3790.1
830
(srv03_sp1
_rtm.05032
4-1447)
5.2.3790.1
830
10.224.1.55/32
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable e956ad66ac5ee5e8
8705017b49f46537
5c156a61
N/A No 5.2.3790.3
959
(srv03_sp2
_rtm.07021
6-1710)
5.2.3790.3
959
Russian Federation
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