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:

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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.

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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: 22 October 2013 at 12:48 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 http://www.holersoft.com 洪亮软件 Executable 9e8dd02cb5f080d9
c728d03817d4ed04
1090136b
74b6cd54d0b6cc9b
93810bea47c3d780
TrojWare.Win
32.FraudPack
.P
No 5.6.0.0 5.6.0.0 China N/A
Display 4 items per page
  • 4 items per page
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  • 16 items per page
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37

Safe Entries

First Seen: 27 June 2008 at 11:54 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 LiveQoS Incorporated Executable 723e7861e5aafa25
d3dc3b618ba5633f
d185a636
d90b64bcc8e4a29b
18f6851bc39b3e88
Yes 3.2.0.2472
8
3.2.0.2472
8
198.20.167.84/32
2 Xerox Corporation. Executable 20f509a49ed82392
7a9410766997d97e
d6872400
dad33bc43690ce2e
4374fd7a3a798b55
No 01.03.97.0
0
01.03.97.0
0
198.20.167.84/32
3 Dell Inc. Executable a9c3225ff8a58690
64df3110b2a4fcbd
089d086f
20452824943bf995
931413aea935aa91
Yes 01.03.20.0
0
01.03.20.0
0
10.0.17.166/32
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable e423d68f9e83c90d
7e6b89292ab3263b
c172d50c
a6a197aa347080f9
c76fd06ab47abd4b
No 4.10.2224 4.10.2222 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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