How to Remove “splash.exe”

What is splash.exe?

splash.exe is a legitimate process file popularly known as Splash Module. It belongs to Digital Storm software developed by the Authentium group. It is located in C:\Program Files by default. Malware programmers create files with virus scripts and name them after splash.exe with an intention to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

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

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • splash.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 splash.exe malware attack

Step 1: Download the award-winning Free Internet Security.

Step 2: Installation configuration frames will be displayed. Select the configuration you would like to apply.

Step 3: After network detection is complete, press “Close” button for a scan window.

Step 4: Restart your PC.

Step 5: It will take some time for the Comodo Internet Security to update the antivirus.

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

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

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 27 September 2011 at 6:37 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 466ad021dc73f538
41f6c6ea972eda83
7fb5dcac
4048926a19e97cbf
ea8748212a6a80c4
ApplicUnwnt.
Unclassified
Malware
Yes 3.2.6.0 3.2.6.0 United States N/A
2 N/A Executable 325e2b9b58f28a25
cf8adc89de85985e
2809c18d
fe602047730d86af
78f8fc62c042f9a1
ApplicUnwnt.
Unclassified
Malware
Yes 3.1.7.0 3.1.7.0 United States N/A
3 Pinkof Executable cecbee251e7b7cae
6316cc29e0146364
c4cd0faf
88d7eec920a99e82
bd5e07d581d9c536
Unclassified
Malware
No 1.00 1.00 China N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 12 July 2008 at 4:02 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable 83f40e2d0df12c59
b53405c8df113439
e95b07f7
a8c245c999329c4b
04a52120db8af81a
No N/A N/A United States
2 H!Tech Executable ee4af45e77098911
89f873cb40452322
80728f4a
4a126886ffe342f9
f9e7acb444ff2276
No 1.00 1.00 United States
3 N/A Executable b014d1659c1161b5
f626a9aec81a0513
721cf3eb
N/A No N/A N/A United States
4 N/A Executable a7b1a8edbbe94e18
9c0171ce70f8d53d
d24f94f6
5e5d678bca3ea4ef
cd9cc2468e354634
Yes 3.1.5.0 3.1.5.0 United States
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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