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: 01 April 2008 at 9:20 am
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Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 2a5de37c550066a0
516ec7fc4cb7f52a
ae892be2
14b7f0e8ed3b1cc2
e1c7fb370efa229d
Heur.Suspici
ous
No N/A N/A United States N/A
2 N/A Executable ffe0a44de09ada8c
51e9559978e2b2f8
f862caad
df9715723ef64897
4348352da6f1231f
Unclassified
Malware
No 3, 3, 8, 1 N/A Internal Submission N/A
3 N/A Executable 03289b8db3a13d2d
c3d05ea7307f3555
7a58672c
53153109d7eeb1ba
16250b7cf106eff1
TrojWare.Win
32.NetBus.1_
53
No 1.4.0.0 1.0.0.0 10.224.1.116/32 N/A
4 N/A Executable 03289b8db3a13d2d
c3d05ea7307f3555
7a58672c
53153109d7eeb1ba
16250b7cf106eff1
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: 18 June 2008 at 11:41 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable 7b3dbf45e5e0b92f
98f18273b8f88aa9
b0066e25
cc5196e95895c1bd
eaea393289293a50
No N/A N/A 10.224.1.116/32
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 08152de496d70e08
7d156e607119c591
f159a089
283cad5e151ae7c7
3d7f733d527d774e
No 3.10 3.10 Morocco
3 N/A Executable 0fd6558ef3092de3
c658f1ec0d1614fc
599cf62e
ddd7b33eac0dc8ac
fac0afdea7615125
No N/A N/A Internal Submission
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 08152de496d70e08
7d156e607119c591
f159a089
283cad5e151ae7c7
3d7f733d527d774e
No 3.10 3.10 10.224.1.116/32
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