How to Remove “telnet.exe”

What is telnet.exe?

telnet.exe is a legitimate executable file popularly known as Microsoft Telnet Client. It belongs to Windows Operating System developed by Microsoft Corporation. It is typically located in C:\Windows\System32. Malware programmers create files with virus scripts and name them after telnet.exe with an intention to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

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

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • telnet.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 telnet.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 telnet.exe virus from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 02 March 2018 at 3:56 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 66d915b6feb425ff
b475697186738dba
56c3bedb
0063889f23fd1d64
ce9e211ac78c2e7c
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-0852)
5.1.2600.5
512
Turkey N/A
2 N/A Executable 24fa0630a7e26a7c
a2bbb3478947ca46
f5ab7c21
6d300db4af57235f
b57e3467dc6fc20a
EmailWorm.Wi
n32.Runonce.
~v001
No N/A N/A 105.235.218.250/32 N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable fb1dd892cbc51726
0f5928e5d4b607e2
549dd82f
f7347a87ab409156
8fecf124e10f96b6
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-0852)
5.1.2600.5
512
156.220.116.63/32 N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 2a4f1a1cd61c8160
c5bdc0d7e730570f
b04df032
2e86a60d4c97d5d4
49b7c6bf8aa8b734
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 5.1.2600.5
829
(xpsp_sp3_
gdr.090612
-1411)
5.1.2600.5
829
Egypt N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 17 November 2008 at 4:33 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 968a85db038e5150
f654bfd38e1e4228
97a3975a
5a73a34cd4c1baa1
5d8e56e7cb57e671
No 5.1.2600.5
829
(xpsp_sp3_
gdr.090612
-1411)
5.1.2600.5
829
United States
2 N/A Non-executable 090b1e8e7a1cd7a3
04097f66c2385e4b
dc3a911f
b59df0d38dfc15b2
263253a6f0f239d6
No N/A N/A 10.108.51.140/32
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable cee5aef34733d565
aaf3fb8a23386246
c5657c9b
64cca95a5525d51e
1670def81f6d7c72
No 10.0.17120
.1
(WinBuild.
160101.080
0)
10.0.17120
.1
Iran, Islamic Republic of
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable f16bf46e5f3e409d
e5a0f35736257b70
b9c43aa8
01d427e7696243a8
d2ea5890930322ae
No 5.00.1545.
1
5.00.1545.
1
United States
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