How to Remove “write.exe”

What is write.exe?

write.exe is a legitimate process file popularly known as KeePass Professional Portable (PortableApps.com Launcher). It is associated with KeePass Professional Portable software developed by PortableApps.com. It is located in C:\Windows\System32 by default.Malware programmers create files with virus scripts and name them after write.exe with an intention to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

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

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • write.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 write.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 write.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 write.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

 

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 24 May 2018 at 7:54 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable a509f235472463a3
70253a22e76133a7
94925070
371cd6eb7e6b3fd6
c52ac97257690e1d
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
Morocco N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 90156151bce41e01
db6ae17973c704cf
f0afc78b
3aca5588fadea1aa
284fba583b296fb7
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
Lao People's Democratic Republic N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 93e410a0b5ae3574
6e8d8de9ab8fbbf5
4c6959af
5078923a79d73bc1
51c3949384c9164d
Virus.Win32.
Expiro.CG
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
Europe N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 28597cc78d0e7594
49d3878a9a53b5ca
cd7b0246
682a768868673067
7472636a9af9d300
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
5.155.7.12/32 N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 15 May 2018 at 5:45 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 2d13edcc4080357e
cc4c56a8da41dcea
f1a98c61
9ead022492244531
a9220bca5b7a05d2
No 10.0.17754
.1
(WinBuild.
160101.080
0)
10.0.17754
.1
Sweden
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable d0b4952fce25d13d
0adb62f8a14abb0a
5f110e70
d6c7198ecd9662c4
471499153c45d61e
No 10.0.17713
.1000
(WinBuild.
160101.080
0)
10.0.17713
.1000
United Kingdom
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 033f6f3033be0c1b
469cbadd59ad58e7
cfcbcc87
26a17e26b6a64ce2
e67a62b251f484c3
No 10.0.17758
.1
(WinBuild.
160101.080
0)
10.0.17758
.1
China
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 923be1a95641ec2b
e6f8f7e2cff51e40
c2655d65
10f2bc4209233ab3
4bda602967d0f798
No 10.0.17763
.1
(WinBuild.
160101.080
0)
10.0.17763
.1
China
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