How to Remove “screenshot.exe”

What is screenshot.exe?

screenshot.exe is a legitimate executable file developed by StarNet Communications Corp. This process is known as Screenshot Application and it belongs to X-Win32 software. It is commonly stored in C:\Program Files.
Malware authors find a way out to mimic malicious programs in the name of screenshot.exe to spread malware infection.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to detect whether your system is affected by screenshot.exe ?

Viruses can easily affect and corrupt “.exe” files causing several system malfunctions. Below are the symptoms to check if your system is infected with the malware:

  • Problem during computer start-up.
  • Problem during program start-up.
  • Errors while running specific functions.
  • Damaged and missing link files.
  • Conflict in the process.
  • Missing or corrupted driver files.
  • Invalid Windows registry.
  • Hardware malfunction.

To further establish the infection of malware, take the following steps:

  • Go to Task Manager by pressing the combination of keys CTRL+ALT+DEL.
  • Go to the process tab and right-click on the screenshot.exe file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Program Files, then you should perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware infection.

How does Comodo Antivirus help you to protect your system from screenshot.exe malware?

Comodo Antivirus protects your system from malware attacks and also removes any existing infections. Following are the steps to effectively purge out the screenshot.exe malware from your system.

Step 1: Download and install Comodo 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.

Step 5: Wait until the Comodo Internet Security updates the antivirus.

Step 6: Initiate a quick scan that instantly begins after the update.

Step 7: If the system is infected with screenshot.exe malware or any other threats, you will be prompted with an alert screen upon scanning.

Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove screenshot.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 20 April 2018 at 10:54 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 9409adf4f173ff19
c5a1708a5941297d
a5e623f1
cdc3ef49be8f1cef
c31c9c10989273d6
TrojWare.MSI
L.Injector.A
K
No 1.0.0.0 1.0.0.0 103.94.216.58/32 N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 29 November 2016 at 11:01 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Mozilla Foundation Executable 3bf42119b8ac9ce3
2f8b19cd8c2e8486
9805bf92
4a6e8489e2bfc076
60428fb138dcbd63
No 47.0a1 47.0a1 104.236.253.252/32
2 IObit Executable 7c0498b265effa72
2e6e0eaacbdd2738
a8312f3c
68a58d4375b83e16
f595cd7055ce7f21
Yes 11.0.0.13 1.0.0.0 United States
3 Mozilla Foundation Executable f1a40d92612dab69
c0cf097b1f39525e
3ecec607
df4046330ca02a7d
99637bded40a84f4
No 45.0a1 45.0a1 104.236.253.252/32
4 N/A Executable cdbe6ee5050730c2
386ece2dcdccde66
b4205d44
93b7ff7fa93d4913
d4863e030dd051d7
Yes 1.0.0.1 1.0.0.1 India
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