How to Remove “python.exe”

What is python.exe?


python.exe is a legitimate file and  its process known as python.exe. It's a product of IBM Computers. It is typically located in C:\Program Files\Common Files. Malware programmers create files with malicious codes and name them after python.exe in an attempt to spread virus on the internet.
 
Affected Platform: Windows OS
 

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

 
If your PC is infected with python.exe, you will either have your internet browser redirecting you involuntarily to irrelevant websites, or you will notice python.exe using too much CPU space. Take the following steps to diagnose your PC for possible python.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:\Program Files\Common Files, then you should run an antivirus scan to get ride of the malware.
 
How to remove the python.exe file from system using Comodo Antivirus?
 
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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 python.exe virus from your computer including all other malwares!
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Malware Entries

First Seen: 27 August 2018 at 3:50 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 285482b64b3492a4
3e6d3266af2a7643
897da6a6
47786d12d936e8a5
3d3a602e2ba99028
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No N/A N/A India N/A
2 N/A Executable 5e7f863273c66933
378ac1c4fe21e38b
b8812fe3
64204181d759e05a
9735b79bbf992589
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No N/A N/A Ukraine N/A
3 N/A Executable 8825ff377d4e1df1
2158327f96a82b5e
8e4d4031
178f5a399d8a8d04
e0369bc0cfafa1d3
TrojWare.Win
32.TrojanDow
nloader.Agen
t.~d057
No N/A N/A Taiwan N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 21 February 2010 at 1:26 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Python Software Foundation Executable 422fa81e0ab4b341
6f69485bc81fac4c
38bbdf25
30d30828c093e3bc
44d2f6e3bcd25832
No 3.6.6 3.6.6 Canada
2 Python Software Foundation Executable 3555309b1d274fdd
1d53e9b893705daf
e355c8d1
74a0cf3424452ca7
e3e415c1c916bae8
Yes 3.6.5 3.6.5 10.224.25.45/32
3 Python Software Foundation Executable 7b4eaf3f25509819
0765d1830486d4ac
e6243147
b90d762657ff201f
a4d8ed2b90ce16d3
Yes 3.6.3 3.6.3 United States
4 N/A Executable a4acb2b19614f49a
ebae16c341abfe43
6fec1200
36addb6399b3eac9
ec510ddb80536243
No N/A N/A 10.108.51.235/32
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