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: 18 May 2018 at 12:16 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable a56cd154ceea4cb3
88e014c95e610685
500e1a4a
80e027b3305d8385
6909e1c4c64397bf
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 10.0.14393
.0
(rs1_relea
se.160715-
1616)
10.0.14393
.0
Indonesia N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 199cff83d5592d1f
87cd6941a4d0feaf
d2052e93
82842971007ff4fc
d371b0fdca3ff452
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
197.156.80.220/32 N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 70b4ab59dea84f22
cbf298a5c017726e
d5f028a4
ef164aa52e561df0
af7b22a514c00ffc
Virus.Win32.
Virut.Ce
No 10.0.14393
.0
(rs1_relea
se.160715-
1616)
10.0.14393
.0
New Zealand N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 1e41a15505c341c9
01ecc470746949ad
abe488d4
1abec51d5ad333d2
ae0fa8fa4e94f1d1
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 10.0.15063
.0
(WinBuild.
160101.080
0)
10.0.15063
.0
Indonesia N/A
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1

Safe Entries

First Seen: 24 September 2018 at 5:56 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable ec79f827947c95b9
ba0c4e9584e45a06
553cab5c
58983bfdddb09e21
af8f3ba3ec45fc7d
No 10.0.17763
.1
(WinBuild.
160101.080
0)
10.0.17763
.1
China
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