Last Updated on Saturday, 14 July 2012 21:14 Tuesday, 29 June 2010 18:02
The file name Configuration.exe is found in legitimate programs as well as computer virus programs that affect computers running on Microsoft windows operating systems.
A suspicious configuration.exe is found in this virus analysis report.
It creates a malicious look alike of lsass.exe which is (LSA shell) in Microsoft windows operating system .
The default location of this file is C:\windows\system32\lsass.exe
Necessary steps to remove this virus program
- To remove processes created by the virus program from the Task Manager.
- To search and delete files created by the virus program from the hard disk. Enable to view "hidden files and folders" before you search. Otherwise files created by the virus program inside the hidden folders will not be found.
- To remove obsolete registry keys using CCleaner.
Detailed instructions and free Tools.
Preventive steps to avoid virus programs.
Reprinted with permission from Threatexpert.com
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