How to Remove “sfmpsexe.exe”

What is sfmpsexe.exe?

sfmpsexe.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as Windows NT Macintosh Print Processor Helper. It belongs to Windows Operating system and was developed by LexBce Server. It is commonly stored in C:\Windows\System32.
Cybercriminals write different types of malicious programs and name them as sfmpsexe.exe to spread virus.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

Each malware is different and causes unique problems to the system. You will notice one or several of the following symptoms if your system is infected with sfmpsexe.exe malware:

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • sfmpsexe.exe file is taking more of your CPU memory 
  • System performance is very low
  • Browser is redirected to some strange websites
  • Interference of annoying popup ads
  • Other malwares infiltrate into the system

To further establish the malware infection, 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 sfmpsexe.exe and open the file location

If the file is located outside C:\Windows\System32, then it is likely that the system is affected with sfmpsexe.exe malware.

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

Ideally, replacing the existing sfmpsexe.exe file on your computer with a different version procured from the internet is advisable. To remove the file using Comodo's trusted and effective antivirus software, follow the steps below:

Step 1: Download the award-winning Comodo 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: Once the Installation is Finished, 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 sfmpsexe.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 24 December 2011 at 9:53 pm
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Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 37abec6b2a950022
e616c1892a775b20
3292fcc1
20379c4b2f5d67db
833e2cbf572e6596
Virus.Win32.
Parite.gen
No 5.2.3790.3
959
(srv03_sp2
_rtm.07021
6-1710)
5.2.3790.3
959
China N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 04 June 2008 at 7:37 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable a4da0bc9185dbd5e
2681ab4cc1854a24
5e14bf36
3f1da318c2792436
53cc9cc7d9c218c5
No 5.2.3790.3
959
(srv03_sp2
_rtm.07021
6-1710)
5.2.3790.3
959
10.224.1.115/32
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable ee9e9fed0d82b51d
e9fb4c31321489d6
7a4235f0
963f9bf4e66cde69
acd773821af0b709
No 4.00 4.00 Internal Submission
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable f0e7e6845bd0f7b2
10f294bd5bc3bb71
15de8b0a
54dee427e31bfd8b
54f37777b262e18d
No 4.00 4.00 Bulgaria
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable d3362f7ef5ffc6e6
76d523df9cef0a55
10edc4f0
2aac559f5fb82f21
6e308a6fa8f14691
No 4.00 4.00 Internal Submission
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