How to Remove “zsh.exe”

What is zsh.exe?

zsh.exe is a legitimate process file popularly known as zsh.exe. It belongs to Unix Utilities for Yahoo, developed by Yahoo. It is located in C:\Program Files by default.

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

Affected Platforms: Windows OS

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

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

  • Unstable internet connection
  • zsh.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 zsh.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 zsh.exe malware from system using Comodo Antivirus?

Step 1: Download our award-winning Free 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 after the installation gets over

Step 5: Wait for Comodo Internet Security to update the antivirus.

Step 6: Proceed with the quick scan that automatically begins after the update.

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

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 18 July 2010 at 1:55 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 81c7f0d8c51dcf68
80086ddff68ca031
ee3d37a4
1b63b4e4fe4be0d8
607d362c3d2f2677
ApplicUnwnt No N/A N/A Internal Submission N/A
2 N/A Executable d9e90d6ce75e4a8f
02c537511db566a0
318c2e2e
48c030f4f567a4f0
ee5509bf859cf9df
MalCrypt.Ind
us!
No N/A N/A Malaysia N/A
3 Borland International Executable 84b8a2abe1da5c60
7b1f0ceacac78ac6
e87be99d
4e23cb970ebe2174
aa266a96f48f0a5d
MalCrypt.Ind
us!
No 6.1.0.23 6.1.0.23 United States N/A
4 N/A Executable 6cdf012dc6631aab
e53294e75d4e3a77
253705ac
5646c6e8ba11b9d8
2dabc8361f94d671
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.A
No N/A N/A United States N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 17 November 2008 at 2:30 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable 2b844be9b1311254
22f0a95451222664
8ee24f3e
2e8cf058d06dd992
30cb23090d325ef3
No N/A N/A Internal Submission
2 N/A Executable 6367d6d3cdda444a
481c06ce9eb61695
1380280a
5ff60e340e16b8c7
d4c22d3d60cf6457
No N/A N/A Japan
3 N/A Executable e7103e4f28cd062f
bc463b23312d6f3f
86423995
3a00c94e4ce9673b
39195a1df75cf533
No N/A N/A Internal Submission
4 N/A Executable 2b844be9b1311254
22f0a95451222664
8ee24f3e
2e8cf058d06dd992
30cb23090d325ef3
No N/A N/A 10.224.1.59/32
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