How to Remove “snetcfg.exe”

What is snetcfg.exe?

snetcfg.exe is a legitimate process file popularly known as Network Configuration Sample. It belongs to Windows Win 7 DDK Driver, developed by Windows Win 7 DDK Provider. It is located in C:\Program Files by default.
Malware programmers write virus files with malicious scripts and save them as snetcfg.exe with an intention to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platforms: Windows OS

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

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

  • Unstable internet connection
  • snetcfg.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 snetcfg.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:\Program Files, perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

How to remove snetcfg.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.

Step 4: Restart your PC after the installation gets over

Step 5: Wait for Comodo Internet Security to update the antivirus.

Step 6: Proceed with the quick scan that automatically begins after the update.

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

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

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Malware Entries

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First Seen: 12 January 2009 at 10:27 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
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Version
Product
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1 Windows (R) Codename Longhorn DDK provider Executable 8f6f4236cad9f93b
66eeac5c5af7d8a7
7b95a0d0
81a4fa60d7defdf1
8c1ee6757cb82b53
Yes 6.0.6001.1
8000 built
by: WinDDK
6.0.6001.1
8000
10.100.19.19/32
2 Windows (R) Server 2003 DDK provider Executable df87052ce00a081c
2e278c393e952fbf
170e6bdb
06a9e15c1a99f7d2
6a1bbfff51e1ae1f
No 5.2.3790.0
built by:
WinDDK
5.2.3790.0 10.100.19.136/32
3 Windows (R) Codename Longhorn DDK provider Executable ce69efb698dcc755
f5bcd29d94359d87
803bdce1
36073f391f7a5f60
7b2f5eccde4e82e0
Yes 6.0.6001.1
8000 built
by: WinDDK
6.0.6001.1
8000
10.100.19.19/32
4 Windows (R) Server 2003 DDK provider Executable df87052ce00a081c
2e278c393e952fbf
170e6bdb
06a9e15c1a99f7d2
6a1bbfff51e1ae1f
No 5.2.3790.0
built by:
WinDDK
5.2.3790.0 10.100.19.19/32
Display 4 items per page
  • 4 items per page
  • 8 items per page
  • 16 items per page
  • 32 items per page
 
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