How to Remove “xmlspy.exe”

What is xmlspy.exe?

xmlspy.exe is a legitimate executable file developed by Altova, Inc. This process is known as XMLSpy and it belongs to XMLSpy. It is commonly stored in C:\Program Files. Cybercriminals find a way out to mimic malicious programs in the name of xmlspy.exe to spread malware infection.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to detect whether your system is affected by xmlspy.exe?

Viruses can easily affect and corrupt “.exe” files causing several system malfunctions. Below are the symptoms to check if your system is infected with the malware:

  • Problem during computer start-up.
  • Problem during program start-up.
  • Errors while running specific functions.
  • Damaged and missing link files.
  • Conflict in the process.
  • Missing or corrupted driver files.
  • Invalid Windows registry.
  • Hardware malfunction.

To further establish the infection of malware, take the following steps:

  • Go to Task Manager by pressing the combination of keys CTRL+ALT+DEL.
  • Go to the process tab and right-click on the xmlspy.exe file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Program Files, then you should perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware infection.

How does Comodo Antivirus help you to protect your system from xmlspy.exe malware?

Comodo Antivirus protects your system from malware attacks and also removes any existing infections. Following are the steps to effectively purge out the xmlspy.exe malware from your system.

Step 1: Download and install Comodo Antivirus.

Step 2: Installation configuration frames will be displayed. Select the configuration you would like to apply.

Step 3: Select Customize Configuration option and arrange installers, configuration, and file location.

Step 4: Restart your PC.

Step 5: Wait until the Comodo Internet Security updates the antivirus.

Step 6: Initiate a quick scan that instantly begins after the update.

Step 7: If the system is infected with xmlspy.exe malware or any other threats, you will be prompted with an alert screen upon scanning.

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

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Malware Entries

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File
Version
Product
Version
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 10 June 2008 at 8:41 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Altova® Executable ff921fabc70251af
e91639ca838a7127
3b8ba180
bdcc08bac4a39548
804984370ec60b7a
No 10, 2, 2,
0
10, 2, 2,
0
Poland
2 N/A Non-executable dbf6acc83b88fe0d
bd302143c94fb07c
a2be1300
2bed40b18e2eec3d
6a846200f8cf9332
No N/A N/A 10.224.1.59/32
3 Altova, Inc. Executable 2e2703e057578e15
3b901e77c66222e3
43767d9c
146621a0fb6cc883
7dd4e21c174c294a
No 5, 0, 0, 0 5, 0, 0, 0 China
4 Altova® Executable 5f48d57904f6ac71
231bd523d9a6d9ee
ca7e4868
cf0e6bc2a08e90fe
8803b145c9b00e8a
No 10, 0, 1,
1
10, 0, 1,
1
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