If the iExplore program starts up again without your permission, that means it has been hijacked by a virus and you will have to go to step 2 to try to Internet Explorer is a virus itself, no matter where it's at. You need download the third in the list (Excutable), install it and click "Do a system scan and save a log". If you have many IE Browser windows open at the same time, you will also find many instances of IEXPLORE.exe running.
It is possible for a virus to have the same name as IEXPLORE.exe, or IEXPLORER.exe (IEXPLORER.exe, with an extra "R" is definately a virus). Click "Change/Remove" and it will ask you to type in a special number to make sure that you are human. what must I do destroy it Gabriel Every time I go on the internet, files open and do not close in my task manager. I dug inside my IEXPLORE.exe (the REAL one) and found out that the malware is actually INTEGRATED into Microsofts browser. http://www.neuber.com/taskmanager/process/iexplore.exe.html
The program will start to scan the computer. lsx It has limited my actions, for e.g - stopped me from copying and pasting, and somtimes dosent let me run wmp, also the shutdown protocall runs every so often and I deleted that and the problem was solved =) daniel I downloaded Ad-Aware and this got rid of it straight away.
Added by the EVIVINC TROJAN! My sis was running Firefox at the time and not MSIE. If iexplore.exe is located in the Windows folder for temporary files, the security rating is 74% dangerous. But, better to confirm before doing it.
also involved is krzz.exe. Control, Alt Delete, and end the process 'iexplore.exe' works for me. ellareal My friend who is a computer wizz told me it took him 5 hours to remove this virus and when he did, it came back within 5 minutes. Anyone know how to help?
- Kevin Kaspersky TDSSKiller will fix the problem See also: Link Bob its asking for my username and password but I could not remember them good using to much memory tom iExplorer.exe
- Added by the RANDEX.AD WORM!
- Oz Had an iexplore.exe in system32\sys...it ried to send mail via google smtp.
- Go to windows.microsoft.com/en-US/internet-explorer/downloads/ie to update it, go to windows.microsoft.com/en-US/internet-explorer/products/ie/home for support, or go to Microsoft Internet Explorer in Windows Control Panel (Software or Programs section) to uninstall it.
- Strange, very strange.
Icon for desktop. How to recognize suspicious variants? Sub-Cool This process (in the form it took on my local machine) is malware. Mitch Disable system restore in XP edition, run antivirus program to delete the "bad one", enable system restore again and viola, your back door trijan virus is history , honest! :-)
Kevin This is Internet Explorer, a normal component of Windows, the most common virus Bill Gates This is important file for windows, but there is a virus that Auggie Well I KINDA know that this application MAKES your computer run SLOW and allows STUPID Spyware to enter your computer, its like the door that opens up loads up crap It can also be a virus/trojan its virus coz its in windows/system32 directory. See also: Link pigyouth risoluton is...........installl firefox See also: Link priyantha jayamanna It is just Internet Explorer.
If you can manage to end both processes before one starts up again they will be both gone. Urgent Customer Issues If you are experiencing an issue that needs urgent assistance please visit our customer support area: Chat with Norton Support @NortonSupport on Twitter Who's online There are currently Something was triggering it, but not me. Very buggy, and unsecure.
Version 7 has an error that eats up all the CPU cycles even after you close the window. Michelle Look for Frank Aveni's answer - closest to reality as I can see - IE8 will open sub exe as needed. See also: Link Unico I never use IE or Outlook, but lately iexplore.exe has been spontaneously running in the background.
Used as cover exe for viruses that infact aren't the file "iexplorer.exe." Alternative browser - Firefox.
The simplest way to access Windows Explorer is to right-click th menu or the My Computer icon and select Explore. See also: Link The masked De-venger HbGuruWindow:iexplore.exe - Application Error Jennifer I have 2 iexplore.exe in my processes tab, it takes a lot of the Mem Usage. Ever since version 4, it preloads its dlls initially, greatly slowing down the boot process, and periodically making silent connections. What I did was this: Go to "C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\"..
Magelux AVG found the trojan in documents&settings/youruser/applicationdata/randomfilename (yours will probably be different from mine, I deleted the file)...also in CCleaner, Tools tab, I deleted the file called CID help, seems to I have 'deleted it' but its still running. ... See also: Link Lucas Microsoft Internet Explorer 8/9 Tools > Internet Options > Advanced de-select (reuse windows for launching shortcuts) under Browsing. "Problem solved" !!a dhimitri All I did was download Jannah Windows Internet Explorer Browser but if its EXPLORE.exe its a worm details how to remove are in the link (click on recovery tab) See also: Link matt Apparently, it's a
It is a Microsoft signed file. it opens on startup, slows my computer, changes my internet options and shows me random windows! CONGRATULATIONS Now this should work if ATIX All I know is that as soon as my computer starts even without entering internet explorer or even connecting to the internet in process it seems it is impossible to completely remove this virus and he said he had to reformat.....
explorer is now in Task bar when i open internetpages Schpitfrik(NL) If you cant close all iexplore.exe processes, try checking ur software at control tab. Duane It's Internet Explorer. Any HijackThis expert knows that immediately....I don't have the time to spell it all out here, Chappy On my XP machine a MS rep & I have been trying to remove Khail So far, ive only found out away to temp stop it.
Catharine kutti dalli dan when it launches in my task manager all it does is link to a site that plays advertisements for junk and crap.