How to Remove “systeminfo.exe”

What is systeminfo.exe?

systeminfo.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as Display System Information. It belongs to Windows Operating System and was developed by Microsoft Corporation. It is commonly stored in C:\Windows\System32.

Malware programmers or cybercriminals write different types of malicious programs and name them as systeminfo.exe to spread virus.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to check if your computer is infected with systeminfo.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 systeminfo.exe malware:

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • systeminfo.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 systeminfo.exe and open the file location

If the file is located outside C:\Windows\System32, then it is likely that the system is affected with systeminfo.exe malware.

How to remove systeminfo.exe malware from system using Comodo Antivirus?

Ideally, replacing the existing systeminfo.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 systeminfo.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 27 March 2018 at 7:35 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable d52fd37880649aba
9b00de1141e918ed
6b11d71e
c16a1710f64e24fc
de4450c3ce4a4027
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-2105)
5.1.2600.5
512
197.34.10.238/32 N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable ea47526089928ffc
d0cd8ed9796052ae
5eed9cac
bd520620988aef8c
cabd70e7e18f05a7
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
197.210.28.45/32 N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 45a13e3077a4edce
4eef276b4cf8b6a6
384843ae
963e1b0885196c05
0f00dd2df260b28c
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-2105)
5.1.2600.5
512
Canada N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 86e905e0afdb3c88
d9045c0457389ba3
9070d601
be6dfdd5ecd7d156
c13976b2a882d56e
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
Indonesia N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 26 September 2009 at 1:11 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 ReactOS Development Team Executable d693bcc124d6dfda
ff3a3a9b18d2ad1a
7bff9279
74f0850e7e72eee9
f8f18659baf8d36c
No 0.4.8 0.4.8 10.108.51.194/32
2 Yamicsoft Executable 03f845aa771f1e57
eec30ab2e932ce53
12920c89
af7e5656820cc3c2
d18f8c595b21abe1
Yes 2.0.0.0 2.0.0.0 United States
3 Yamicsoft Executable c14e5ab5bf14496e
798de1f73d07cd5b
b44ffa56
d1bbe5cb160761de
02e6a0362ba45ec1
Yes 1.9.5.0 1.9.5.0 United States
4 N/A Executable a8b0cd05f5f437d5
ec7f2cce0a3432d3
f9b0a6fe
43404107a7e5ff69
bd5e6cf0b1a73516
No N/A N/A 10.0.17.166/32
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