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

First Seen: 14 February 2018 at 4:34 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Windows (R) Server 2003 DDK provider Executable b3671fde885db52b
5220d0d1c8b4749e
fed76274
8327ecee8f3784e6
7ccc575a0e2ed522
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No 5.2.3790.0
built by:
WinDDK
5.2.3790.0 Ukraine N/A
2 Windows (R) Server 2003 DDK provider Executable 51641d839d071c96
dadb603150be7538
ad31ab37
66af333aede38dc6
47941d8941425e19
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 5.2.3790.0
built by:
WinDDK
5.2.3790.0 India N/A
3 Windows (R) Server 2003 DDK provider Executable e0453794cd56deea
f499b1ee0f3611eb
11267140
e68732c45ea01d9b
aa4c69a5aba20952
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 5.2.3790.0
built by:
WinDDK
5.2.3790.0 Russian Federation N/A
4 Windows (R) Win 7 DDK provider Executable 2568c1502c9763ce
65756f23d491c83d
9a2d8076
02361c9b340a5b15
89687559f3dd371d
Virus.Win32.
Parite.gen
Yes 6.1.7600.1
6385
6.1.7600.1
6385
154.121.5.250/32 N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 16 July 2008 at 11:32 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Windows (R) Server 2003 DDK provider Executable bea71c40bb3997cc
792bebc48f431643
0572a770
7917e3849800b3b1
9baf47c92cdbec29
No 5.2.3790.0
built by:
WinDDK
5.2.3790.0 10.108.51.203/32
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 10.108.51.194/32
3 Windows (R) Server 2003 DDK provider Executable df87052ce00a081c
2e278c393e952fbf
170e6bdb
06a9e15c1a99f7d2
6a1bbfff51e1ae1f
No 5.2.3790.0
built by:
WinDDK
5.2.3790.0 10.108.51.184/32
4 Windows (R) 2000 DDK provider Executable 26ed114fb8f1a588
874afe0abb57a597
e9221e09
fd614a6295d2ef1b
36cba8f412c8a909
No 5.1.2600.0
built by:
WinDDK
5.1.2600.0 United States
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