How to Remove “tftp.exe”

What is tftp.exe?

tftp.exe is a legitimate process file popularly known as Trivial File Transfer Protocol App developed by Microsoft Corporation. It belongs to Windows Operating System and it is used for transferring configuration files between PCs on a LAN. It is located in C:\Windows\System32 by default. Malware programmers create files with virus scripts and name them after tftp.exe with an intention to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

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

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 20 October 2011 at 9:43 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 7adf2872e9b69a38
4512214e57076e67
c87f985e
327ab44bcccb81b8
5d5869079a43c37a
Virus.Win32.
Agent.dp0
No N/A N/A Internal Submission N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 676a2bdfe72cb5d1
b65e0115ebab8138
5a7314a4
553e4353452d27fe
6a3170c624d9005f
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 5.1.2600.0
(xpclient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.2600.0 Brazil N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 7f5d9c67a8726706
8282c58b1b4d43b1
e25b3745
1efd694980153874
3dbfc4fc455fbc63
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 5.1.2600.0
(xpclient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.2600.0 Europe N/A
4 Корпорация Майкрософт Executable a6b48aa56e27ac96
645d20a2b86bf028
6b853dbc
8a4c9b7c2b3fac99
f26570d5f3be2c75
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 5.1.2600.0
(xpclient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.2600.0 Ukraine N/A
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16

Safe Entries

First Seen: 27 June 2008 at 2:01 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable 986c04b3f9e8d181
5c39dd20666fdd0f
c8f8b4e5
d0b95d75ccdc72b5
4e2d4b2b3bc91180
No N/A N/A 10.224.25.45/32
2 N/A Executable 387542e950fdc956
1397c1cb6d514e38
52d409b8
7218fd181bb300eb
b707b5dd38ed460a
No N/A N/A United States
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 35a4cf0ce1915a5b
2cc69ca1a0cc2bcc
b11e814c
c6e8683b44521d6d
5e86443bc3464fb3
No 5.1.2600.0
(xpclient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.2600.0 Internal Submission
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 7477b7401f9efc17
60ede9d49bf1cb56
3662b58f
e236d9b7885a7068
e52f54de2d4af1ce
No 10.0.17120
.1
(WinBuild.
160101.080
0)
10.0.17120
.1
Iran, Islamic Republic of
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