How to Remove “ssp.exe”

What is ssp.exe?

ssp.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as SpyStopper Pro. It belongs to SpyStopper Pro and was developed by InfoWorks Technology Company. It is commonly stored in C:\Program files. Malware programmers or cybercriminals write different types of malicious programs and name them as ssp.exe to spread virus.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

Each malware is different and causes unique problems to the system. You will notice one or several of the following symptoms if your system is infected with ssp.exe malware:

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • ssp.exe file is taking more of your CPU memory 
  • System performance is very low
  • Browser is redirected to some strange websites
  • Interference of annoying popup ads
  • Other malwares infiltrate into the system

To further establish the malware infection, take the following steps:

  • Go to Task Manager by pressing the combination of keys ctrl+alt+del
  • Go to the process tab and right-click on the ssp.exe and open the file location

If the file is located outside C:\Program Files, then it is likely that the system is affected with ssp.exe malware.

How to remove ssp.exe malware from system using Comodo Antivirus?

Ideally, replacing the existing ssp.exe file on your computer with a different version procured from the internet is advisable. To remove the file using Comodo's trusted and effective antivirus software, follow the steps below:

Step 1: Download the award-winning Comodo 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: Once the Installation is Finished, 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 ssp.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 22 January 2012 at 12:50 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 AxBx Executable 64dd393210c55a34
d4c649d796955ed9
f15a6595
d442461aa8d9ba47
7061d0fc836ac03e
Unclassified
Malware
No 11.0.1.0 11.0.1 United States N/A
2 AxBx Executable 64dd393210c55a34
d4c649d796955ed9
f15a6595
d442461aa8d9ba47
7061d0fc836ac03e
Unclassified
Malware
No 11.0.1.0 11.0.1 Internal Submission N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 25 November 2008 at 12:23 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 SWEP Executable 77e8ec2d1accb18c
3e061a6f7738663e
1d0326ab
539e5dc28e55fcbe
4d23bc3cc19dce1b
No 7.0.0.0 7.0.0.0 Ukraine
2 N/A Executable 832bd571dd074f42
e9b9e839a0d518e9
6300a3a4
0a65cbda77450667
89c1fd43398d7e81
Yes N/A N/A Internal Submission
3 D-EXCLAMATION / SSP BUGTRAQ Executable db1028d7cd0772d8
c1cdfede6f6ebe2b
d2f4354a
2a636beb950cf75d
d3576068ccd3c51a
No 1, 9, 2,
3001
1, 9, 0, 0 United States
4 N/A Executable 4f8463eb81b5f3e2
d84770524640e0cf
66f44c8b
61739cc1598cfb0f
a300f6a14f2b6e05
No N/A N/A United States
Display 4 items per page
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