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File: GS_Booster-S-576482620.job

Location of GS_Booster-S-576482620.job and Associated Malware

Check whether GS_Booster-S-576482620.job is present in the following locations:

GS_Booster-S-576482620.job file locations that are Windows version independent:

  • C:\Windows\Tasks\GS_Booster-S-576482620.job

If you find GS_Booster-S-576482620.job file in any of these locations, your computer is very likely to be infected with the following malware:

IMPORTANT: Malware files can be camouflaged with the same file names as legitimate files. The GS_Booster-S-576482620.job file is associated with malware only if found in the locations listed above.

Notes:

Different Variations of GS_Booster-S-576482620.job File^

File SizeFile Md5Last Seen
470F48F94E0CFB030AA30E9B6A6BA1B6E01Sep 16, 2014
4927DE4044F925D5CB46FF0C727FAC28FE5Sep 19, 2014
476AF7DFE8C677035CBE16B5BC39A22F2FDSep 20, 2014
476C4BC28EABFF59BCD8C2473983AD67CE0Sep 23, 2014
4963CBF846DE66BF8772A58C08E320A5708Oct 1, 2014
482B9817555BBA4585E2D9F67B32E08A099Oct 18, 2014
484739691A635469D5FD9B3C44D9A7EDB15Oct 20, 2014
47484E6BBB78C6F7F44345E98221D48E408Oct 21, 2014
4726E90DB915D67D0912FB4D7454BEE4CA4Oct 29, 2014
4940C986D26A428F082FA349DE3362A7B59Oct 31, 2014
4722F5AF230C084EA90502D4422D032C630Nov 2, 2014
4821B9BC52DC4E621E8321908DA8124B9DBNov 8, 2014
488DFBF6FEF3DB4CD06CE6B08FD84D78524Nov 10, 2014
552BEE918205153F43F4267B6CBA3988567Nov 10, 2014
494BE7FC8C46B86077888DF29DC39E284CCNov 13, 2014
474BDA69469FEC8AEB82922505D3D35F7F4Nov 25, 2014
4740A31CD417C336BE4D5DDAF6BF252D0B2Dec 25, 2014
47842BBB6FEC64D574526F5A480955AEA6AFeb 26, 2015
482F4199F2C816DB356F74EB9D906CFAE87Apr 15, 2015
486C34F5AA7460E2A3743CC9F990DD3C077Apr 20, 2015
474864A9EA2EDAB1526400A9DD044A32FCFApr 30, 2015
490FF8B059CD2865CCD93DE85575E7B5B4BMay 21, 2015
4885C2801ED3CD48A580060CE5B14A546CCJul 10, 2015
4927F6F4D4022C7AED859D7A58A1D429FCDAug 10, 2015
4708BEA98FC47B8987A196970A5BCF9566AAug 15, 2015
474B4A4FB86875D94F03DF8F7BFE41C2164Sep 7, 2015
478B7172BB48C3D1AD66A93B832CEB66FC2Oct 8, 2015
486CE447DBD2034169FEA2984D4B2EB14C7Oct 21, 2015
476C497091B2337041091A330F394D81BC6Dec 8, 2015
47666D4370F8BCE122B2753510304D2B830Feb 12, 2016
4786E3091CDADCEC4CE822469F0D148EC93Apr 27, 2016
47815CD1FAF5459ED9E22396EB3EA0B5BEDMay 19, 2016
48259F7D752B14BE5CD73BCA6568C4ECC92May 24, 2016
4748743BBB7C405271FA9C1265C7C5A6B08Jul 12, 2016
50497493C99BC85BEC840A467C86DDCBCC4Sep 11, 2016
474AB7A29A647B6866C4E42551236DA8879Nov 23, 2016

Why Is It Important to Remove Malware Files?^

It is imperative that you delete malware-associated files as soon as possible because they can be used - or are already being used - to inflict serious damage on your PC, including:

  • Disrupting the normal functioning of the operating system or rendering it completely useless.
  • Hijacking valuable private information (credit card numbers, passwords, PIN codes, etc.)
  • Directing all your Web searches to the same unwanted or malicious sites.
  • Dramatically slowing down your computer.
  • Gaining total control of your PC to spread viruses and trojans and send out spam.

How to Remove GS_Booster-S-576482620.job^

  1. To enable deleting the GS_Booster-S-576482620.job file, terminate the associated process in the Task Manager as follows:
    • Right-click in the Windows taskbar (a bar that appears along the bottom of the Windows screen) and select Task Manager on the menu.
    • In the Tasks Manager window, click the Processes tab.
    • On the Processes tab, select GS_Booster-S-576482620.job and click End Process.
  2. Using your file explorer, browse to the file using the paths listed in Location of GS_Booster-S-576482620.job and Associated Malware.
  3. Select the file and press SHIFT+Delete on the keyboard.
  4. Click Yes in the confirm deletion dialog box.
  5. Repeat steps 2-4 for each location listed in Location of GS_Booster-S-576482620.job and Associated Malware.
  6. Notes:

    • The deletion of GS_Booster-S-576482620.job will fail if it is locked; that is, it is in use by some application (Windows will display a corresponding message). For instructions on deleting locked files, see Deleting Locked Files.
    • The deletion of GS_Booster-S-576482620.job will fail if your Windows uses the NT File System (NTFS) and you have no write rights for the file. Request your system administrator to grant you write rights for the file.

Deleting Locked Files^

You can delete locked files with the RemoveOnReboot utility. You can install the RemoveOnReboot utility from here.

After you delete a locked file, you need to delete all the references to the file in Windows registry.

To delete a locked file:

  1. Right-click on the file and select Send To -> Remove on Next Reboot on the menu.
  2. Restart your computer.

The file will be deleted on restart.

Note: In the case of complex viruses that can replicate themselves, malware files can reappear in the same locations even after you have deleted those files and restarted your computer. Exterminate It! Antimalware can effectively eradicate such viruses from your computer.

To remove all registry references to a GS_Booster-S-576482620.job malware file:

  1. On the Windows Start menu, click Run.
  2. In the Open box, type regedit and click OK. The Registry Editor window opens.
  3. On the Edit menu, select Find.
  4. In the Find dialog box, type GS_Booster-S-576482620.job. The name of the first found registry value referencing GS_Booster-S-576482620.job is highlighted in the right pane of the Registry Editor window.
  5. Right-click the registry value name and select Delete on the menu.
  6. Click Yes in the Confirm Value Delete dialog box.
  7. To delete all other references to GS_Booster-S-576482620.job, repeat steps 4-6.
IMPORTANT: Malware files can masquerade as legitimate files by using the same file names. To avoid deleting a harmless file, ensure that the Value column for the registry value displays exactly one of the paths listed in Location of GS_Booster-S-576482620.job and Associated Malware.