How to Remove “winvnc.exe”

What is winvnc.exe?

winvnc.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as VNC server for Win32. It belongs to software UltraVNC and developed by UltraVNC. It is commonly stored in C:\progaram files\. The malware programmers or cyber criminals write different types of malicious program and name it as winvnc.exe to damage the software and hardware.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

Malicious authors try to infect the systems with different types of malicious programs. Each form of malicious software is designed to infect the system that creates different issues and impact on the system. One can notice the following changes once the system is infected with winvnc.exe malware

  • If the internet connection fluctuation is high 
  • If the winvnc.exe file is taking more of your CPU memory 
  • If the system performance is very low
  • If the system is redirected to some strange websites 
  • If the system is getting some annoying popup ads 
  • If the system freezes quiet often
  • If it invites other malware to infect and damage the system and exploits the same to collect the user private informaton

When one of these happens then you can be sure that your system is infected with setup.exe  malware. To confirm that go to task manager by pressing the combination of keys ctrl+alt+del and go to the process tab and right click on the winvnc.exe  and open the location, if the location is subfolder C:\programfiles\ files then the system is not affected by winvnc.exe , if the location is somewhere else then the system is affected by winvnc.exe malware.

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

Step 1: Download the award-winning Free Comodo 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.

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 winvnc.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

 

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 01 September 2008 at 1:04 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 UltraVNC Executable 51d27f976d9694a0
ab45e31128d70bae
67b25098
c936dc4e6b3cceec
6e49a218e7b8d0d3
Unclassified
Malware
Yes 1.0.5 1.0.5 United States N/A
2 UltraVNC Executable 7f3c35d85c96ff90
3844feaf1aed010a
34119c40
77de6bb7c680776f
a67a5646072b7fed
ApplicUnsaf.
Win32.WinVNC
.~kwa
No 1, 0, 0,
18
1, 0, 0,
18
United States N/A
3 UltraVNC Executable 5579141a7c9659a5
37a4bfdccd4ef3fe
b9cb75e5
a0a7959c92d6a4f6
03984376efc39d4a
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 1, 0, 0,
18
1, 0, 0,
18
Taiwan N/A
4 UltraVNC Executable a0be2a05dcbcd029
0cd9750a40e5a19c
5cf1f698
a5c7d4f6a0a5729d
7ec01808dc4cdec2
ApplicUnsaf.
Win32.WinVNC
.~kwa
Yes 1, 0, 0,
18
1, 0, 0,
18
United States N/A
Display 4 items per page
  • 4 items per page
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28

Safe Entries

First Seen: 18 February 2009 at 7:26 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 UltraVNC Executable 4339133faae8315a
c9aa7ac1c264b935
f4e5c401
10037ac9b551d311
f30910645a3d2446
No 1, 0, 0,
18
1, 0, 0,
18
United States
2 UltraVNC Executable ba96bb918e7147f9
c0bdbb90e7385445
7599686f
b17f6c400c50af4d
39d5c6938c90766a
Yes 1, 1, 0, 0 1, 1, 0, 0 United States
3 UltraVNC Executable fc9c17f6134c94df
a7df77057b398562
65657818
119ff5efdaa13d88
bbc911568e475f15
Yes 1, 1, 0, 0 1, 1, 0, 0 United States
4 Riosoft Executable 2840cd42f410a674
68ec433eddc6d905
fce008c0
00f9cc735ccf4ba4
287d7f98d4d99462
No 1.2.0.1 1.2.0.1 United States
Display 4 items per page
  • 4 items per page
  • 8 items per page
  • 16 items per page
  • 32 items per page
 
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