How to Remove “wcescomm.exe”

What is wcescomm.exe?

wcescomm.exe is a legitimate process file popularly known as ActiveSync Connection Manager. It is associated with Microsoft ActiveSync developed by Microsoft Corporation. It is located in C:\Program Files by default. Malware programmers create files with virus scripts and name them after wcescomm.exe with an intention to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

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

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • wcescomm.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 wcescomm.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:\Program Files, then you should run an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

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

Step 1: Download the award-winning Free Antivirus.

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

 

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 17 December 2011 at 5:35 pm
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Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 87c30b49e4742f4f
941af882903a83a3
4d398ffd
bfaa904fdc86f497
4f4e03028d04e6e2
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 4.5.5096.0 4.5.5096 128.72.156.225/32 N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 65c4c76dcfed9b1f
68a926beef3c2215
0da53311
0e0f6eb757d5d91d
bef82175190d63db
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 3.8.0.5004 3.8.5004 Poland N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 27a25ca0c542f956
720dd94c0c54c908
32a2f897
6d47450361b4871d
86ae78cd3dfbf79c
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 4.5.5096.0 4.5.5096 Azerbaijan N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 9f9dfb6b7d853b7d
4e50b5b22dcd54c2
84e5ea5b
bb7e1c84373c44dd
025662170c5ffa01
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 4.5.5096.0 4.5.5096 Dominican Republic N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 03 June 2008 at 8:57 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 987487aa14a1f669
21efafd2328f2207
0fddf043
958a7b5780825f06
d9aa9b4e070bb40e
No 3.8.0.5004 3.8.5004 United States
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 48017ab24dd3e8e1
19c0a0846b9e3099
96690e12
67a6951da793e24b
c876f1f380e25ac7
No 3.7.1.4034 3.7.4034 10.224.1.22/32
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 3f6e8730b462198c
ac6128eb1308b48f
715b4025
c689e2d376eb50de
84329d7115821dd6
No 3.8.0.5004 3.8.5004 United States
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable e8026b8b76cfb6bb
7b0ca81ebd55839e
da051164
b2906fc54dc0e955
06883d11f844b7dd
No 3.7.1.4034 3.7.4034 United States
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