How to Remove “ping.exe”

What is ping.exe?


ping.exe is also known as TCP/IP Ping Command. It is a legitimate file that belongs to software Windows Operating System developed by Microsoft Corporation. It's default location in a PC is C:\Windows\System32.
Malware programmers create files with malware and name them after ping.exe to spread virus on the internet.
 
Affected Platform: Windows OS


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


If your PC is infected with ping.exe, your internet browser will involuntarily redirect you to irrelevant websites, or you will notice ping.exe taking too much CPU usage. Take the following steps to diagnose your PC for possible ping.exe malware attack:
 
Step 1: Simultaneously press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.
 
Step 2: If you notice the file located outside the file path C:\Windows\System32, then you should run an antivirus scan to get ride of the malware.
 
How to remove the ping.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 ping.exe virus from your computer including all other malwares!
 
 
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Malware Entries

First Seen: 26 February 2018 at 5:29 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 1b11d4b75d7ec5bd
e809fc4f43998003
91849c1f
5e5783d5be53026f
b57119af20559ba4
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
Iran, Islamic Republic of N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 68ba15e533181adc
889f2146fffff0fb
7aa79be1
b240200aea12dfc5
1eee82b9ef9e1d6b
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-0852)
5.1.2600.5
512
Egypt N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable a6977cdcc162d8eb
21f83175b3af33c6
bbd196b5
3584197bd07938fa
c9bf8977f5b9d193
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-0852)
5.1.2600.5
512
156.220.85.161/32 N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable df0022796b11d21d
07f1d425f630093c
87f6a5eb
b7d005b6ad75039b
7244c25ece5b8bf4
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
Vietnam N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 17 November 2008 at 4:30 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable a5fc5b8bea453e9d
450c6a553edc46e9
7bba0cea
67579f8b04c11bf0
4ac24aaab50915f5
No 10.0.17127
.1
(WinBuild.
160101.080
0)
10.0.17127
.1
Colombia
2 N/A Executable 2c2bb51e53241cdd
20933f99696d7a46
3de62589
bb19a05c6101dec7
c71d88de20d2ef28
No N/A N/A United States
3 N/A Executable 73bef8af7fb8abd4
1285d3dc78f4fdd4
acc68a56
24d39ae5a1f258be
c267271bc0be61ce
No N/A N/A 10.108.51.235/32
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 118f9372b41c5eb3
72b68e42a07d6a88
ac43b8c1
d4eaa3d26971aeda
02224be6fee78d55
No 5.00.1545.
1
5.00.1545.
1
United States
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