How to Remove “systray.exe”

What is systray.exe?

systray.exe is a legitimate process file popularly known as SysTray MFC Application. It belongs to Windows Operating System developed by Microsoft Corporation. It is located in C:\Program Files by default. Malware programmers create files with virus scripts and name them after systray.exe with an intention to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

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

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • systray.exe takes too much CPU space
  • PC slows down significantly
  • Browser automatically redirects to some irrelevant websites
  • Unsolicited ads and popups starts appearing
  • Screen freezes constantly

Take the following steps to diagnose your PC for possible systray.exe malware attack:

Step 1: Download the award-winning Free Internet Security.

Step 2: Installation configuration frames will be displayed. Select the configuration you would like to apply.

Step 3: After network detection is complete, press “Close” button for a scan window.

Step 4: 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 the systray.exe virus from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 18 July 2018 at 5:01 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable f09f81b68101408b
4c4cb2dc4a429b50
599bd4cb
cd417c286720cef4
53df97fc09390e6a
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 5.1.2600.0
(xpclient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.2600.0 102.186.20.3/32 N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 5ddf7770a35f37bd
c4ed6695dd444af9
823be0c4
16677aa8950cbec1
663571d014656a38
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 5.1.2600.0
(xpclient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.2600.0 Ukraine N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 56e543f59ea9d2f1
de5678dd26addaa7
23ae604b
c327b9a03fc128fa
3b415e2a473954fa
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
Indonesia N/A
4 N/A Executable 001407390a6e0cc8
24ef02feb59147da
4d3d5f40
bf5796e20fce5c85
f56ec64be5c0de0e
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No N/A N/A Russian Federation N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 27 December 2014 at 1:54 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable bb76613094a04b30
099aa1f0bd5e2200
acf123a0
18d1b1687499e547
0348e653e63ecbb1
No 10.0.17758
.1
(WinBuild.
160101.080
0)
10.0.17758
.1
China
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 1aa42fcb86a4f862
d5e523010e269ab6
728b5663
dc4f6094de2933c8
144916832cb4f761
No 10.0.18342
.1
(WinBuild.
160101.080
0)
10.0.18342
.1
Mexico
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 273af3caf23ef985
2bfa0e0b4988cae2
13826a52
d6246d9eccaad35f
30d498f5af395733
No 10.0.17758
.1
(WinBuild.
160101.080
0)
10.0.17758
.1
China
4 Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. Executable 62fcf9cb52dea6a8
a9f71b8589eb1141
3be625a3
1930940d3df78456
eeaa01cdc37b5d60
Yes 1.02.99.00 1.02.99.00 United Kingdom
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