How to Remove “repair.exe”

What is repair.exe?

repair.exe is a legitimate process file popularly known as Blizzard Repair Utility. It belongs to the software Blizzard Repair Utility, developed by Blizzard entertainment. It is located in C:\Program Files by default. Malware programmers write virus files with malicious scripts and save them as repair.exe with an intention to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platforms: Windows OS

How to determine if your computer is infected with repair.exe malware?

Look out for the these symptoms to check if your PC is infected with repair.exe malware:

  • Unstable internet connection
  • repair.exe occupies extra CPU space
  • PC processing speed slows down
  • Browser often redirects to irrelevant websites
  • Browser is bombarded with hordes of popup ads
  • Computer screen freezes repeatedly

Take the following steps to diagnose your PC for possible repair.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 antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

How to remove repair.exe malware from system using Comodo Antivirus?

Step 1: Download our award-winning Free Antivirus

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 after the installation gets over

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 repair.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 04 September 2018 at 7:11 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 09d7165c86cf5f15
4473726acff8b4d9
dafd5376
e48623336c4dabff
ac38a4c73a76dee5
Win32.Viking
.N~clean
No 1.0.0.0 1.0.0.0 Taiwan N/A
2 N/A Executable f84d15590a768d9a
ff241d51a32668a0
5df0a38e
7d1980df2ca4811e
71dd0f407a7795f6
Win32.Viking
.N~clean
No 1.0.0.0 1.0.0.0 198.20.167.83/32 N/A
3 N/A Executable 0974a418342997fe
3f3cf3b43d272939
45c69fcd
25cc4a427d4f4ac2
ddebc10f40e7f6bd
Win32.Viking
.N~clean
No 1.0.0.0 1.0.0.0 Taiwan N/A
4 N/A Executable 5c355c0135d663d5
3f29b5f715ba9d03
c5368d18
9e5bbc74e99362ee
7269c1ff7692516d
TrojWare.Win
32.Agent.~RA
Z
No N/A N/A United States N/A
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6

Safe Entries

First Seen: 03 August 2009 at 7:04 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 QIHU 360 SOFTWARE CO. LIMITED Executable ee10cbca23fb3cb5
cc8319303d72a6dd
48024fd4
edaf4e0f17f44b8a
c66b42c41573a297
Yes 6, 6, 0,
1040
6, 6, 0,
1040
10.224.25.45/32
2 N/A Executable 296243379200df69
a09b7596a791e7b0
585dd021
fd1df4ffc56c6454
7e71ff8aa76b3100
Yes N/A N/A United States
3 QIHU 360 SOFTWARE CO. LIMITED Executable ee10cbca23fb3cb5
cc8319303d72a6dd
48024fd4
edaf4e0f17f44b8a
c66b42c41573a297
Yes 6, 6, 0,
1040
6, 6, 0,
1040
10.108.51.235/32
4 QIHU 360 SOFTWARE CO. LIMITED Executable ee10cbca23fb3cb5
cc8319303d72a6dd
48024fd4
edaf4e0f17f44b8a
c66b42c41573a297
Yes 6, 6, 0,
1040
6, 6, 0,
1040
10.224.25.44/32
Display 4 items per page
  • 4 items per page
  • 8 items per page
  • 16 items per page
  • 32 items per page
 
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