How to Remove “stop-sign_install.exe”

What is stop-sign_install.exe?

stop-sign_install.exe is a legitimate process file popularly known as StopSign Installer. It belongs to StopSign Installer, developed by eAcceleration Corporation. It is located in C:\Program Files by default.

Malware programmers write virus files with malicious scripts and save them as stop-sign_install.exe with an intention to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platforms: Windows OS

How to determine if your computer is infected with stop-sign_install.exe malware?

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

  • Unstable internet connection
  • stop-sign_install.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 stop-sign_install.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:\Program Files, perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

How to remove stop-sign_install.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 stop-sign_install.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 09 July 2009 at 2:53 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 eAcceleration Corp Executable 8ec9f8bc82e2cced
1f0df9ef0c2f3891
564273a2
99bc8ea3a8738176
e9d369eab0b60616
Heur.Suspici
ous
Yes 1, 0, 0,
46
1, 0, 0,
46
Russian Federation N/A
2 eAcceleration Corp Executable 73fb98c53af65bde
bade7005e2da885f
b5185bb7
96a0314827b91fa8
762825f2d8b1ce85
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 1, 0, 0,
44
1, 0, 0,
44
Ukraine N/A
3 eAcceleration Corp Executable 8ec9f8bc82e2cced
1f0df9ef0c2f3891
564273a2
99bc8ea3a8738176
e9d369eab0b60616
Heur.Suspici
ous
Yes 1, 0, 0,
46
1, 0, 0,
46
United States N/A
4 eAcceleration Corp Executable 1b64be2f865204ec
e76bc908d35c8883
40d48330
0336b16f7a1ee57a
f9e12fd3f863e65f
Heur.Suspici
ous
Yes 1, 0, 0,
46
1, 0, 0,
46
United States N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 06 April 2009 at 4:31 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 eAcceleration Corp Executable b9778697372703a1
37105281c1ede0cc
bac23dda
43079133b2d8a3a4
075ebe64e9dfe0c8
Yes 1, 0, 0,
45
1, 0, 0,
45
Internal Submission
2 eAcceleration Corp Executable bf1a5ee7f81ef5e0
55d4e2ca466be3ed
5689f2dd
7a52d4be65ce9426
84438222f655ab3f
Yes 1, 0, 0,
56
1, 0, 0,
56
10.224.1.53/32
3 eAcceleration Corp Executable f393cc8544bd4cd2
d01060fcdb709073
9c6332d7
0440a282c913361b
51fd36bdf3f34e27
Yes 1, 0, 0,
45
1, 0, 0,
45
Internal Submission
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