How to Remove “stub_fpsrvwin.exe”

What is stub_fpsrvwin.exe?

Originally developed by Microsoft Corporation, stub_fpsrvwin.exe is a legitimate file process. This process is known as Microsoft FrontPage Server Administration Snapin and it belongs to Microdsoft FrontPage 2000. It is located in C:\Windows by default.

stub_fpsrvwin.exe virus is created when malware authors write virus files and name them after stub_fpsrvwin.exe with an aim to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

If your system is affected by stub_fpsrvwin.exe malware, you will notice one or several of the symptoms below:

  • stub_fpsrvwin.exe occupies an unusually large CPU memory
  • Erratic internet connection
  • Your browser is bombarded with annoying popup ads
  • Computer screen freezes
  • PC's processing speed suffers
  • You are redirected to unknown websites

To pinpoint the virus file location, take the following steps:

Step 1: Press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys at once to open Task Manager.

Step 2: If you notice the file located outside C:\Windows, you should run an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

How to remove stub_fpsrvwin.exe malware from system using Comodo Cleaning Essentials?

You can either choose to remove stub_fpsrvwin.exe and other malwares using Comodo Antivirus, or Comodo Cleaning Essentials (CCE) – both of which are absolutely free to download! CCE is a set of computer security tools designed to help you identify and remove malwares and unsafe processes from an infected computer.

To remove malwares using CCE, take the following steps:

1. Check the system requirements and download the feature-rich CCE suite for free.

2. After installation, choose the type of scan you want to perform. CCE offers 3 scan options to get rid of malwares from a PC:

  • Smart Scan: Does a scan on critical areas of your system.
  • Full Scan: Does a complete scan of your system.
  • Custom Scan: Does a scan only on selected items.

The process to initiate the above mentioned scans are self-explanatory and thus, easy-to-use. 
Additionally, it's recommended that you approve of any updates that the CCE will prompt you about to ensure it does a better job of identifying all the latest threats.

3. Click 'Next' to view the results.
Regardless of the type of scan you choose, the results will sometimes show false positive (flagging files that are actually safe), which has to be ignored. Only select the files you want to get rid of.

4. Click 'Apply' to apply the selected operations to the threats. The selected operations will be applied.

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 24 October 2011 at 5:57 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 50b21093ee43f51a
023adfdd8284275a
ae4fa66c
f1a4ce607f79d861
5f596cf1515d21cf
MalCrypt.Ind
us!
No 4.0.2.7523 4.0.2.7523 United States N/A
2 N/A Executable 1b1e469fa18e7709
9cf9124f56b3fb47
d712c2a6
6c3599fd6b06e70f
4d4539d24d34049d
Win32.Neshta
.A
No N/A N/A Romania N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 1ee1ecf735911c56
cae035eee9ec40d6
d667244a
108cec1a9e158a49
c6b8f0eebc0fa902
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 4.0.2.7523 4.0.2.7523 Brazil N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable be67e1e169299129
3b577115bd774a8e
47791704
e1559f9eaf28058d
17aacdc33c05d0c7
Virus.Win32.
Virut.Ce
No 4.0.2.7523 4.0.2.7523 United States N/A
Display 4 items per page
  • 4 items per page
  • 8 items per page
  • 16 items per page
  • 32 items per page
32

Safe Entries

First Seen: 03 June 2008 at 4:17 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Non-executable 93cc994d15bb8547
55041935664d62ce
789ad1a8
427c2a82274750d5
9749b6cd76ccd41b
No N/A N/A Mexico
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 4a24059a2ee4d50b
8ceb3c4bd85b8393
0f47146c
139a0c38a356ddf5
59b6cf2471d03adc
No 4.0.2.7523 4.0.2.7523 10.224.1.55/32
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 4a24059a2ee4d50b
8ceb3c4bd85b8393
0f47146c
139a0c38a356ddf5
59b6cf2471d03adc
No 4.0.2.7523 4.0.2.7523 Internal Submission
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable dde08933589a341d
04d5ead3d04e3c02
7dcf966f
d97351b73cf3d140
672c443cf68066f5
No 4.0.2.7523 4.0.2.7523 Internal Submission
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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