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: 05 April 2018 at 3:32 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 8ab9ba569f4474ea
6a548dd77c5bd79d
e3a2972e
06e6fdeef7f3d54f
623798a7c00a6509
Virus.Win32.
Virut.Ce
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
197.39.24.59/32 N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable ab703c8da61b68b5
6ce82942eef49047
12758eb1
3ebe439f1e33b377
7e462f6502775ad7
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
Nepal N/A
3 Корпорация Майкрософт Executable a767c75b62f8b8c2
b138cfc6dd401340
999dabbe
b0e6367bdeb00501
221dfdd3f9ce08b3
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-0852)
5.1.2600.5
512
Ukraine N/A
4 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
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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 73bef8af7fb8abd4
1285d3dc78f4fdd4
acc68a56
24d39ae5a1f258be
c267271bc0be61ce
No N/A N/A 10.108.51.235/32
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 118f9372b41c5eb3
72b68e42a07d6a88
ac43b8c1
d4eaa3d26971aeda
02224be6fee78d55
No 5.00.1545.
1
5.00.1545.
1
United States
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 0d65a3c2fd984698
da86a2d3d204800a
18ad7734
611be062a2eac4ca
0378d92343cc5bc5
No 4.00 4.00 United States
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