How to Remove “setup50.exe”

What is setup50.exe?

setup50.exe is a legitimate executable file developed by Microsoft Corporation. This process is known as Outlook Express Setup Library and it belongs to Windows Operating System. It is commonly stored in C:\Program files. Cybercriminals find a way out to mimic malicious programs in the name of setup50.exe to spread malware infection.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to detect whether your system is affected by setup50.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 startup.
  • Problem during program startup.
  • 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 setup50.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 setup50.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 setup50.exe malware from your system.

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Step 7: If the system is infected with setup50.exe malware or any other threats, you will be prompted with an alert screen upon scanning.

Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove setup50.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 25 October 2011 at 1:17 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 4f88e8882ddcdcdc
c6b2f8f6e9bb2754
ae2d653e
db6ac35f8b04217f
48727a6764750234
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.00.2900.
2180
(xpsp_sp2_
rtm.040803
-2158)
6.00.2900.
2180
Iran, Islamic Republic of N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 467f6a398125c6b2
5d2375437d39db3c
2207323d
9d23f19a77374c2f
5ee3b6ec1e8c9b15
Virus.Win32.
Sality.Q
No 6.00.2900.
5512
(xpsp.0804
13-2105)
6.00.2900.
5512
Iraq N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 289224e497d695b9
c2e6edc24c1be2d2
95047ee6
d52c25d5ad266328
077668f2666be51c
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.00.2900.
5512
(xpsp.0804
13-2105)
6.00.2900.
5512
Egypt N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable b6c268402e6b4617
59275fed555a4773
75143461
eb464ac245078161
fa87f222c2df4c3a
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 6.00.2900.
5512
(xpsp.0804
13-2105)
6.00.2900.
5512
156.218.67.174/32 N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 31 March 2009 at 8:57 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 5a058276544b7569
b6d9e185b5ec7aa1
45123dd3
4c803f7ddaaaac74
78b250db3f641325
No 5.00.2919.
6700
5.00.2919.
6700
United States
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 086a444d380fe66d
74b9716e5ba410fc
e6600b8d
5f57bc66ada2dfde
eae9506aa4738017
No 6.00.2800.
1106
6.00.2800.
1106
Internal Submission
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable f7f8991ec9cdbaea
29bc1329ac7f293a
e26be7c8
d2f7e4138f6670c6
746f1288c8d5cfe0
No 5.00.1187.
0
5.00.1187.
0
Internal Submission
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 4abc7c94a9aeebe8
2ed8e5cecec75d83
1d1626e6
00a0192f2ca8e146
d8ad3f7c30230fc5
No 5.00.2919.
6700
5.00.2919.
6700
10.108.51.116/32
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