How to Remove “services.exe”

What is services.exe?


services.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as Services and Controller app and it is associated with Windows Operating System. It is developed by Microsoft Corporation. It is used to manage the operations of starting and stopping the services. It is commonly stored in C:\Windows\System32.  The malware programmers or cyber criminals write the different types of malicious programs and name it as services.exe to infect the software and hardware.
 
Affected Platform: Windows OS
 

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

 
The type of malware programs varies and the mode of infection also varies. Any of the following can alert you if the system is infected.
  • If the internet connection fluctuation is high 
  • If the system is redirected to some strange websites 
  • If the services.exe file is taking more of your CPU memory 
  • If the system performance is very low
  • If it invites the other malware to infect and damage the system and exploits the same to collect the user private informaton
  • If the system is getting some annoying popup ads 
  • If the system freezes quiet often
To confirm that go to task manager by pressing the combination of keys ctrl+alt+del and go to the process tab  and right click on the services.exe and open the location, if the location is sub folder of  C:\Windows\System32  then the system is not affected by services.exe, if the location is somewhere else then the system is affected by services.exe malware.
 

How to remove the services.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 services.exe virus from your computer including all other malwares!
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Malware Entries

First Seen: 28 May 2018 at 3:45 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 7067f4b3891b095b
f7379f9414ff396d
8c4a9bcf
56879390effcf993
44887f1444d87114
Win32.Neshta
.A
No N/A N/A 181.66.169.99/32 N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 4d771bed1476da80
64e0081595814e6f
9e6b8f17
49c2cad88f6eae32
dcbc33a7e260f931
Backdoor.Win
32.Farfli.FH
H
No 5.1.2600.2
975
(xpsp_sp2_
gdr.060816
-0059)
5.1.2600.2
975
China N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 07d546b363348960
6a94bcc77b93e9eb
f1030326
f986bdb3fe2bc10e
60762ecebd90f843
ApplicUnwnt No 10.0.17134
.1
(WinBuild.
160101.080
0)
10.0.17134
.1
Romania N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 3ace409665e03efd
a3197ef403a2b355
e9da0923
4d6f853d26b13995
cd56ea60bf599231
ApplicUnwnt No 10.0.17134
.1
(WinBuild.
160101.080
0)
10.0.17134
.1
Romania N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 03 May 2009 at 4:30 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable b8b3a70f12d2264e
92d8304ac427feae
9ec97f66
16b7b5fc9533777c
e5770cee52d81a86
Yes 10.0.16299
.15
(WinBuild.
160101.080
0)
10.0.16299
.15
United States
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable e675ed435ec57ba0
946637e4d2c626c6
fdb199de
3d26fdedc8c710c5
14c3341d0f96846f
No 4.00 4.00 United States
3 ReactOS Development Team Executable 588c9e4fe1b4388f
7eb7359815446a4c
e3683ae1
866afb712cf2d2cb
2c638de5c6186c52
No 0.4.9 0.4.9 10.108.51.116/32
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 9b72cfb1c386228e
082a70e5fc7ce9c9
2d3c630c
a83e05d0839f1a8a
588392d4d25e075f
No 5.1.2600.5
755
(xpsp_sp3_
gdr.090206
-1234)
5.1.2600.5
755
United States
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