How to Remove “sysedit.exe”

What is sysedit.exe?

sysedit.exe is a legitimate file process developed by Microsoft Corporation. This process is known as Windows System Editor and it belongs to Microsoft Corporation. You can locate the file in C:\Windows\System32.

The virus is created by malware authors and is named after sysedit.exe file.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

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

  • Unstable internet connection
  • Browser redirects to unwanted websites
  • PC performance slows down
  • Browser is bombarded with hordes of popup ads
  • System screen freezes repeatedly

If you find any of  the above mentioned symptoms, take the following steps to be sure about the malware infection:

1) Press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.

2) Go to the process tab and right-click on the sysedit.exe file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Windows\System32, then you should take measures to get rid of the malware.

How to remove sysedit.exe  malware from system with Comodo Cleaning Essentials?

Comodo Cleaning Essentials (CCE) incorporates antivirus software with unique features like auto-sandboxing to identify and obstruct every suspicious process running on an endpoint with a single click. To remove sysedit.exe malware using CCE, follow the steps mentioned below:

Step 1: Download the CCE suite.

Step 2: To start the application, double-click on the CCE.exe file.

Step 3: It then probes the antivirus to initiate a full system scan to identify and remove any existing malicious files.

Step 4: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be prompted with an alert screen.

Step 5: Comodo Cleaning Essentials will remove sysedit.exe  malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 29 March 2008 at 1:02 pm
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Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 3507b5861b19b780
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TrojWare.Win
32.NetBus.1_
20
No N/A N/A Internal Submission N/A
2 N/A Executable ffe0a44de09ada8c
51e9559978e2b2f8
f862caad
df9715723ef64897
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Unclassified
Malware
No 3, 3, 8, 1 N/A Internal Submission N/A
3 N/A Executable cd043bb576b07482
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6c3a7ee7
dfd707b01bf23312
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TrojWare.Win
32.NetBus.1_
53
No 1.4.0.0 1.0.0.0 Internal Submission N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 04 June 2008 at 5:36 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Non-executable 004dbfc00ffb4c6f
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2d944232
9dbe68c92772f7a1
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No N/A N/A 10.100.130.247/32
2 N/A Executable a9f2fe49b73bc350
2268a68cca2a6b10
9f15fede
a7d4db74efc25f57
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No N/A N/A 10.0.17.144/32
3 N/A Executable 1ae5765c9a57e5dc
7e58df75c15b14e7
d70b030a
97d3bc06bbd8dbd1
ce12443952258e0d
No N/A N/A Czech Republic
4 N/A Executable 5e4007699d1b5d5e
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d4db61a3
f39fad2fe815ac28
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No N/A N/A Internal Submission
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