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.

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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 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 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
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 0644bbdb2f6faec2
a17834287bebd9b5
149eff21
481afae45d9562c3
21823816de388831
Virus.Win32.
Virut.Ce
No 5.1.2600.0
(xpclient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.2600.0 Italy N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 34c80dc3adbfef5a
b51cf382d254dff5
bfe6c429
5d20bbd3a3186edc
9b018a484ec55eb7
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 5.1.2600.0
(xpclient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.2600.0 Vietnam N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 4dc5a0964731b93e
b326d79ea9f42722
2b4ee341
2b4d0cfa72f78a66
4636430536076e8e
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 5.1.2600.0
(xpclient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.2600.0 Romania N/A
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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 Microsoft Corporation Executable b39eedceba655cc5
85d89457cf72b47a
237ad9c9
04c5c72e5a741cf4
51dd83608f532877
No 5.1.2600.0
(xpclient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.2600.0 10.224.1.116/32
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 35a4cf0ce1915a5b
2cc69ca1a0cc2bcc
b11e814c
c6e8683b44521d6d
5e86443bc3464fb3
No 5.1.2600.0
(xpclient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.2600.0 10.224.1.116/32
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 568c3f5d649dcc10
3d61417ecde30e02
59353d52
6561242d09681f58
9956c263b4b17778
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
United States
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 35a4cf0ce1915a5b
2cc69ca1a0cc2bcc
b11e814c
c6e8683b44521d6d
5e86443bc3464fb3
No 5.1.2600.0
(xpclient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.2600.0 Internal Submission
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