How to Remove “xcopy.exe”

What is xcopy.exe?

xcopy.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as Extended Copy Utility. It belongs to Microsoft® Windows® Operating System and was developed by Microsoft. It is commonly stored in C:\WINDOWS\. The malware programmers or cyber criminals write different types of malicious programs and name it as xcopy.exe to damage the software and hardware.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

  • If the internet connection fluctuation is high 
  • If the xcopy.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 xcopy.exe and open the location, if the location is subfolder C:\WINDOWS\ files then the system is not affected by xcopy.exe , if the location is somewhere else then the system is affected by xcopy.exe malware.

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 02 April 2018 at 3:45 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 0695fdd4303841f1
eb38cf512cbc4d40
1529bdbb
d8d912d498ce77d0
d98d026b778ed29f
Win32.Neshta
.A
No N/A N/A 181.66.169.99/32 N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable c2ed77749c79d352
91478a7397c749e6
0392b363
a39a9d122299aca9
3432e66efa72d83b
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
37.237.112.16/32 N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable a9fd8e9c7c7076fe
a5e58be69abed529
03fcccef
7014dc3e19f174d7
415436aa8a2eee4b
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
Indonesia N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 3e553dbac15e3276
cf06e8f9f5c41cee
1f5719fd
61a3129e680052e5
ad4447c72a65178b
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
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 02 June 2008 at 1:07 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable 644ed1e4926bbae8
b88d37d6158d7aae
ff4323f1
57a78e4f3ad7d079
429973662683ff55
No N/A N/A India
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 59029c0c3131eeb3
71070e46c3cca562
97eb18ac
70455ca8dddabc4c
6271a6a640efd8c6
No 6.3.9600.1
6384
(winblue_r
tm.130821-
1623)
6.3.9600.1
6384
10.108.51.116/32
3 ReactOS Development Team Executable 9485e0188bdc6c64
69a1dba4a6a2b447
ab67f48a
40e5f81a253a01bb
3c7b117ef93993d8
No 0.4.8 0.4.8 10.108.51.194/32
4 N/A Executable 1bde3e4c866b9d68
6a64500d2ca7c8b1
3cd3269a
0cb2672d2dc3f011
03d2b6d9d120aa16
No N/A N/A United States
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