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?
 
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 python.exe virus from your computer including all other malwares!
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Malware Entries

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First Seen: 21 October 2011 at 9:08 am
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Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
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Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 171c0c828f0ea6a0
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Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No N/A N/A 105.112.33.222/32 N/A
2 N/A Executable 18643d1e49ad815d
9177303ffddd27fd
aafc04c4
b86908c058452df3
140cffcaed268631
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No N/A N/A Brazil N/A
3 N/A Executable bc603e49bff952a6
7115c27987f827ea
004b5324
9569528cdd4ccb21
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Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No N/A N/A Brazil N/A
4 N/A Executable 3825e477eb0ed3ac
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c31f51e7
72e56b5ef4dc0983
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Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No N/A N/A 176.106.35.116/32 N/A
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Safe Entries

Safe Entries
First Seen: 10 November 2008 at 6:20 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable 118aabccdc641b6e
0b191407109da1c6
c286b6d4
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No N/A N/A 10.224.1.57/32
2 N/A Executable af72d0312af03ba2
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No N/A N/A 10.224.1.55/32
3 N/A Executable 5da1d18295f6c4ea
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7c373d38
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No N/A N/A 10.224.1.65/32
4 N/A Executable deeeda858770674c
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No N/A N/A 10.224.1.59/32
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