How to Remove “sointgr.exe”

What is sointgr.exe?

sointgr.exe is a legitimate process file popularly known as Sun StarOffice. It belongs to Sun StarOffice, developed by Sun Microsystems. It is located in C:\Windows\System32 by default.
Malware programmers write virus files with malicious scripts and save them as sointgr.exe with an intention to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platforms: Windows OS

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

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

  • Unstable internet connection
  • sointgr.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 sointgr.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\System32, perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

How to remove sointgr.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 sointgr.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 28 July 2010 at 4:58 am
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Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
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Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 8e8968a065bcf3d9
905f49ec4204ac87
be3567ab
48498746cad8ce48
28e5d72c2b1b169c
Unclassified
Malware
No N/A N/A India N/A
2 N/A Executable 44d7ddfb06a5a2fd
71b13577cb49dc23
596d7210
af0a0b1d4621223d
3b242d608791929b
Unclassified
Malware
No N/A N/A Pakistan N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 11 February 2009 at 4:52 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable 692a0b41bf7defcf
a1e573c3d9486f4d
de818966
9ec6c629d82e4d80
669de8d711de2eed
No N/A N/A Pakistan
2 N/A Executable c6b9f8ff05501723
751acf1dc2ace104
c79913ae
21cc5c547e3b615f
eb1e6a2bd6c23611
No N/A N/A Poland
3 N/A Executable 4cc6f4975c20d604
026a3306550eab37
0a6a1901
054bda83fbe97634
b875903c2cb3ec3f
No N/A N/A France
4 N/A Executable e1cb2cca11c629ea
3b9261ade0fff252
1c76150b
f4ab5177636b0b29
5312094a3fc636ba
No N/A N/A India
Display 4 items per page
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  • 8 items per page
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  • 32 items per page
 
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