How to remove the cleansweep virus
Most antivirus programs identify cleansweep.exe as malware, for instance Symantec identifies it as Trojan.ADH or Trojan.Bredolab!gen11, and BitDefender identifies it as Trojan.Generic.KD.20866.
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Cleansweep.exe file information
Description: The file cleansweep.exe is located in a not clearly defined folder.
The file size on Windows 7/XP is 0 bytes.
The program has a visible window. There is no information about the author of the file. The process is loaded during the Windows boot process (see Registry key: HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run, HKEY_USERS\.DEFAULT\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run). File is hidden. Cleansweep.exe is not a Windows system file. Therefore the technical security rating is 81% dangerous.
Recommended: Identify cleansweep.exe related errors
Important: Some malware camouflages itself as cleansweep.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the cleansweep.exe process on your PC to see if it is a threat. We recommend Security Task Manager for verifying your computer's security. This was one of the Top Download Picks of The Washington Post and PC World.
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