How to Remove “xfire.exe”

What is xfire.exe?

xfire.exe is a legitimate process file popularly known as Xfire. It belongs to Xfire, developed by Xfire, Inc. It is located in C:\Program files by default.

Malware programmers write virus files with malicious scripts and save them as xfire.exe with an intention to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platforms: Windows OS

How to determine if your computer is infected with xfire.exe malware?

Look out for these symptoms to check if your PC is infected with xfire.exe malware:

  • Unstable internet connection
  • xfire.exe occupies extra CPU space
  • PC processing speed slows down
  • Browser often redirects to irrelevant websites
  • Browser is bombarded with hordes of popup ads
  • Computer screen freezes repeatedly

Take the following steps to diagnose your PC for possible xfire.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, perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

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

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Step 7: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be notified through an alert screen.

Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove xfire.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 08 May 2011 at 3:34 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Ght-HaxLib Executable d824eec1e70c8af3
140b296bcda4c169
63b4e30d
d9d5e5e109cd62ff
7b5609b32e4f8428
TrojWare.Win
32.Injector.
KRTE
No 1.00 1.00 Internal Submission N/A
2 Ght-HaxLib Executable d824eec1e70c8af3
140b296bcda4c169
63b4e30d
d9d5e5e109cd62ff
7b5609b32e4f8428
TrojWare.Win
32.Injector.
KRTE
No 1.00 1.00 10.224.1.116/32 N/A
3 Ght-HaxLib Executable d824eec1e70c8af3
140b296bcda4c169
63b4e30d
d9d5e5e109cd62ff
7b5609b32e4f8428
TrojWare.Win
32.Injector.
KRTE
No 1.00 1.00 United Kingdom N/A
4 Ght-HaxLib Executable d824eec1e70c8af3
140b296bcda4c169
63b4e30d
d9d5e5e109cd62ff
7b5609b32e4f8428
TrojWare.Win
32.Injector.
KRTE
No 1.00 1.00 United States N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 04 June 2008 at 8:03 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Xfire Inc. Executable 9c0b76878a2cb28d
adbdd4ed40650bed
c13c3507
a170d378f1353c9c
f07243d25eea3563
Yes 13133 13133 United States
2 Xfire Inc. Executable 0a78336612003a2f
8b94df108ab9f850
a751458a
823f692d6d583af8
a3469423f1202ec2
Yes 13133 13133 United States
3 Xfire Inc. Executable 9515cedbab70a73d
11fc46016157b68a
a018c508
b198efd184c15614
2b4943194438d0fb
Yes 13133 13133 United States
4 Xfire Inc. Executable 4ea83f4708a118ec
cb90f107a43f44d9
ec53d10a
16d2b1e77b972714
a38ee220cc25466c
Yes 13133 13133 Internal Submission
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