How to remove the winlogom virus

Most antivirus programs identify winlogom.exe as malware—such as Kaspersky identifies it as Trojan-Banker.Win32.Banker.slnr, and Symantec identifies it as Adware.Websearch.

The free file information forum can help you find out how to remove it. If you have additional information about this file, please leave a comment or a suggestion for other users.

Click to Run a Free Virus Scan for the winlogom.exe malware

Winlogom.exe file information

The winlogom.exe process does not contain any data about its author.

Description: Winlogom.exe is not essential for Windows and will often cause problems. The winlogom.exe file is located in the C:\Windows\System32 folder. Known file sizes on Windows 10/8/7/XP are 1,385,091 bytes (50% of all occurrences) or 151,040 bytes. 
There is no information about the author of the file. The program is loaded during the Windows boot process (see Registry key: MACHINE\RunServices, MACHINE\Run, Run). The winlogom.exe file is not a Windows system file. Winlogom.exe is able to record keyboard and mouse inputs, hide itself and monitor applications. Therefore the technical security rating is 73% dangerous.

Recommended: Identify winlogom.exe related errors

If winlogom.exe is located in a subfolder of C:\, the security rating is 64% dangerous. The file size is 2,892,800 bytes. There is no file information. The program has no visible window. The process starts when Windows starts (see Registry key: MACHINE\RunServices, MACHINE\Run, Run). Winlogom.exe is not a Windows core file. Winlogom.exe is able to connect to the Internet, record keyboard and mouse inputs and monitor applications.

Important: You should check the winlogom.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.


User Comments

There are no user opinions yet. Why not be the first to write a short comment?

Do you have additional information? Help other users!
What do you know about winlogom.exe:
How would you rate it:
Link for more info:
Your Name:

Best practices for resolving winlogom issues

The following programs have also been shown useful for a deeper analysis: Security Task Manager examines the active winlogom process on your computer and clearly tells you what it is doing. Malwarebytes' well-known anti-malware tool tells you if the winlogom.exe on your computer displays annoying ads, slowing it down. This type of unwanted adware program is not considered by some antivirus software to be a virus and is therefore not marked for cleanup.

A clean and tidy computer is the key requirement for avoiding PC trouble. This means running a scan for malware, cleaning your hard drive using cleanmgr and sfc /scannow, uninstalling programs that you no longer need, checking for Autostart programs (using msconfig) and enabling Windows' Automatic Update. Always remember to perform periodic backups, or at least to set restore points.

Should you experience an actual problem, try to recall the last thing you did, or the last thing you installed before the problem appeared for the first time. Use the resmon command to identify the processes that are causing your problem. Even for serious problems, rather than reinstalling Windows, you are better off repairing of your installation or, for Windows 8 and later versions, executing the DISM.exe /Online /Cleanup-image /Restorehealth command. This allows you to repair the operating system without losing data.

Other processes

winlogom.exe [all]