How to Remove “show.exe”

What is show.exe?

show.exe is a legitimate process file popularly known as Image Viewer/Converter. It belongs to Show, developed by MW Publishing. It is located in C:\Windows by default.
Malware programmers write virus files with malicious scripts and save them as show.exe with an intention to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platforms: Windows OS

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

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

  • Unstable internet connection
  • show.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 show.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:\Windows, perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

How to remove show.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.

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Step 7: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be notified through an alert screen.

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 17 December 2008 at 7:26 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Dn12 Executable 19f854d02c831c17
f3e89f6b95f57ffb
acbe4e0b
e3550020981d2dee
5a8dd9c066476c28
Unclassified
Malware
No 12.12.1990 12.12.1990 Internal Submission N/A
2 N/A Executable 84cad9fbeb797ccc
c9e89b8d596c22cb
ac2594d3
894ba437d4614a8d
035aa58bdd5b563e
TrojWare.Win
32.Agent.~JH
1
No N/A N/A China N/A
3 N/A Executable 273f52efbc165a15
b104eb94695c3766
087a1755
adbd779385a7921f
2c9a7c2be12599d8
TrojWare.Win
32.Agent.~JH
1
No N/A N/A China N/A
4 N/A Executable fc8f119b98c2d540
4cbc17d29f4032b0
7f3cf750
e803cdf0047362ae
7b8cc4c9da66f58d
TrojWare.Win
32.Agent.~JH
1
No N/A N/A China N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 02 January 2009 at 5:34 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable aaf6c674355757ff
2a0c41b0235a3edc
09c32130
7f73d1abe5539eb6
bc3d814f5b5fa3b2
No N/A N/A Internal Submission
2 SlowSoft Executable 9572211e8561f15f
2064bb429eaafc17
daded396
73f0776b597a9027
e6b122b48cfbb825
No 3, 4, 4,
21
1, 0, 0, 1 Internal Submission
3 N/A Executable 94c8ea0f876dfac2
c97d780f41ac0a86
c95180e2
9e281f1047a7f3e8
8f140060fc748002
No N/A N/A Internal Submission
4 N/A Executable e0d18cbc339b38ea
95b202ab5b410efd
313f5bd8
7267fc6865bfe6a1
4caf977fc90b860b
No N/A N/A Internal Submission
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