How to Remove “twunk_32.exe”

What is twunk_32.exe?

twunk_32.exe is a DLL file popularly known as Twain.dll Client's 32-Bit Thunking Server. It belongs to Twain Thunker developed by Twain Working Group. It is typically located in C:\Windows\System32\. Malware programmers create files with virus scripts and name them after twunk_32.exe with an intention to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to check if your computer is infected with twunk_32.exe malware?

Keep an eye for the following symptoms to see if your PC is infected with twunk_32.exe malware:

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • twunk_32.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 twunk_32.exe malware attack:

Step 1: Simultaneously press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.

Step 2: If you notice the file located outside C:\Windows\System32\, then you should run an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

How to remove twunk_32.exe malware from system using Comodo Antivirus?

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 twunk_32.exe virus from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 15 February 2018 at 12:26 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Twain Working Group Executable 6ff7ea7bd3c6c33b
459e9c1999285642
a87a642f
552a7773c0d11c92
e56ff71512d6d3cc
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 1,7,1,0 1,7,1,0 Vietnam N/A
2 Twain Working Group Executable 64a49db6ca02137d
1251293db0aacaed
4c94a3e8
d602008248066ff2
071d5acf9545b67e
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 1,7,1,0 1,7,1,0 156.220.126.105/32 N/A
3 TWAIN Working Group Executable 2f5662d99b81462b
c4c4f47074d3260b
a27d5c63
9e881a27833a1369
e23f65c1d141bff4
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 1, 6, 0, 6 1, 6, 0, 6 Egypt N/A
4 N/A Executable 53b07d4fd1e6507c
74e0356397e91d2a
4a89fdf8
0d627153aca81dc3
ab878b538b645c8f
Worm.Win32.D
elf.nj
No N/A N/A Egypt N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 03 July 2008 at 6:44 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Twain Working Group Executable 602290157daabd97
0679798d42a29f45
204550fe
e2d4ba3248cb1dcb
51383267868715e5
No 1,6,0,1 1,6,0,1 198.20.167.84/32
2 Twain Working Group Executable 9151625a4e11d7d4
5a57835f5705b6b8
08a3ac92
74201a1492db8b6b
10e53a61de7a32b9
Yes 1,6,0,1 1,6,0,1 104.236.253.252/32
3 Twain Working Group Executable 602290157daabd97
0679798d42a29f45
204550fe
e2d4ba3248cb1dcb
51383267868715e5
No 1,6,0,1 1,6,0,1 United States
4 Twain Working Group Executable f678f8869949b651
b057cf146bc94007
da02937f
8c0378e8a53781c7
2ec0cac4d9800aa6
Yes 1,6,0,1 1,6,0,1 104.236.253.252/32
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