How to Remove “snmptrap.exe”

What is snmptrap.exe?

snmptrap.exe is a legitimate process file popularly known as SNMP Trap Service. It belongs to Windows Operating System developed by Microsoft Corporation. It is located in C:\Windows\System32 by default. Malware programmers create files with virus scripts and name them after snmptrap.exe with an intention to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

Keep an eye for the following symptoms to see if your PC is infected with snmptrap.exe malware:

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • snmptrap.exe takes too much CPU space
  • PC slows down significantly
  • Browser automatically redirects to some irrelevant websites
  • Unsolicited ads and popups starts appearing
  • Screen freezes constantly

Take the following steps to diagnose your PC for possible snmptrap.exe malware attack

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

Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove the snmptrap.exe virus from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 20 October 2011 at 9:43 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable eccfd59efbf38b94
0e9cd45f4bb49125
35056941
4ca12a9ce72f3f85
d5b66f8478f04439
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
31.215.252.6/32 N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 80ad55561445400a
1e79ec8c7da40eae
1104b588
6e29beb0d177f132
b598302d3ae9dae9
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-0852)
5.1.2600.5
512
Vietnam N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 7f34178c5e9ba496
c4527a0a0590810a
74b668cf
6a8b0d3efea10c16
92d7a67f1dfcdd5c
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
197.39.190.1/32 N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable b3f3fab8d2554dc1
d1a61314828644e6
8e5e53fb
5e05cffd8ad4b8de
eb3189c5fcfad465
Unclassified
Malware
No 10.0.10240
.16384
(th1.15070
9-1700)
10.0.10240
.16384
Botswana N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 24 March 2009 at 2:19 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable 531e34bf24c57303
dd4f01ecccdcb16a
b8de836b
7a6bfb1e3cfb83fe
fc6e442fa34235e6
No N/A N/A United States
2 N/A Executable edfeeb87bfd3ce7c
d13e6d002359e0ed
f0f53b81
80e6af16abc1a499
66fdaf94333b3b57
No N/A N/A United States
3 N/A Executable 6c5f0ca534a0ea9a
bc55bf09bacb9e59
d1e8d943
58fa09d1cd14bfc4
4d101c0fe8bad430
No N/A N/A 198.20.167.84/32
4 N/A Executable 8398ad096e969240
c34eef1a16e27db7
8e5058be
a1ce0eb6b6d503b5
1651702a727cdd37
No N/A N/A Internal Submission
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