How to Remove “patch.exe”

patch.exe is a legitimate process file popularly known as Patch MFC Application. It is associated with software Patch Application, developed by Tune. It is located in C:\Program Files by default.

Malware programmers write virus files with malicious scripts and save them as patch.exe with an intention to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to check if your computer is infected with patch.exemalware?       

Look out for the these symptoms to check if your PC is infected with patch.exe malware:
  • Internet connection is unstable
  • patch.exe occupies extra CPU space
  • PC processing speed slows down
  • Browser often redirects to irrelevant websites
  • You get a lot of unsolicited ads and popups
  • Computer screen freezes repeatedly

Take the following steps to diagnose your PC for possible patch.exe malware attack:

Step 1: Simultaneously press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.

Step 2: If you notice the file located outside C:\Program Files, perform an an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

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Step 2: Select 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 over, click on the “Close” button for a scan window.

Step 4: Restart your PC.

Step 5: Wait for Comodo Internet Security to update the antivirus.

Step 6: Proceed with the quick scan that automatically begins after the update.

Step 7: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be notified through an alert screen.

Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove patch.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!
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Malware Entries

First Seen: 29 April 2018 at 8:28 am
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Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Executable 2bef92809fb7b7f8
4299c05ed765fc61
e9ad5d3e
68fc1005792d6db1
65a56a130d9ec1be
Unclassified
Malware
No 1.0.0.0 1.0.0.0 Vietnam N/A
2 N/A Executable b62cb3762d4ad710
6a119d201fe2e6c3
e05adfd2
649ec19400b01837
68f29a9beffbbd8b
TrojWare.Win
32.Agent.WFN
No N/A N/A India N/A
3 N/A Executable 4423af728a95264e
0c68c67a51ee6eef
cbd8b7d1
68983e3cf8fcdb74
6ee6c3139a9ed596
Packed.Win32
.MUPX.Gen
No N/A N/A Romania N/A
4 N/A Executable 158a8b19a499051c
949d3ae86ce50e57
9121f138
482b633ff6bb2d2f
36ca646a87c50d57
TrojWare.Win
32.Agent.WFN
No N/A N/A Europe N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 27 June 2008 at 10:56 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Trend Micro Inc. Executable 964c8399308adbc3
fce8f0599b74cadc
f6e26734
b2fe283d32a89a5d
632842ab04cd0dbe
Yes 5.5.0.6013 5.5 United States
2 N/A Executable 89bafae84b14b2a8
16cf97eaf84e366a
2700e6d1
19d89f7d8d7691ed
f129f8a9ac316810
No N/A N/A United States
3 N/A Executable 9042b7d83224c76c
2fa8a7fcef79698a
10dbb778
2285c6f1fed00dab
399ca104320a0889
No N/A N/A United States
4 Trend Micro Inc. Executable cdb7d54b74c74cb2
c44c6369a527d064
f75a9608
ff382d1b537fe5ec
d00dbd392f5d6b5b
Yes 5.5.0.6013 5.5 United States
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