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
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Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable fdb5661a4137c429
ffa3e53e06ec44a6
590a5d4d
1a7ee8bef208a18f
a25cd044cb222fac
Win32.Neshta
.A
No N/A N/A 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: 03 July 2009 at 4:18 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable c88cc89091bffd7d
c7fd933376ab429d
7e5795bf
437cf3c9a3e44d4b
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No N/A N/A 104.236.253.252/32
2 N/A Executable 7139cc7f40e6a9ab
98ed5a1c0c0912b5
22862fe8
e303c93115f8fdd3
be9273ac74cd7807
No N/A N/A United States
3 N/A Executable 8277a94b9557fcf0
b47ca9f4875c825d
abcc7d82
11ee2e1ffa6c70bf
08941d425bb7bceb
No N/A N/A United States
4 SWEP Executable 77e8ec2d1accb18c
3e061a6f7738663e
1d0326ab
539e5dc28e55fcbe
4d23bc3cc19dce1b
No 7.0.0.0 7.0.0.0 Ukraine
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