What is 3.exe?

3.exe is part of vodafonE and developed by techsmiTH corpORATION according to the 3.exe version information.

3.exe's description is "dvdvideOSOFT HTa."

3.exe is usually located in the 'c:\downloads\' folder.

Some of the anti-virus scanners at VirusTotal detected 3.exe.

If you have additional information about the file, please share it with the FreeFixer users by posting a comment at the bottom of this page.

Vendor and version information [?]

The following is the available information on 3.exe:

Product namevodafonE
Company nametechsmiTH corpORATION
File descriptiondvdvideOSOFT HTa.
Internal nameFleshiest
Original filenameFleshiest.exe
Product version1.00
File version1.00

Here's a screenshot of the file properties when displayed by Windows Explorer:

Product namevodafonE
Company nametechsmiTH corpORATION
File descriptiondvdvideOSOFT HTa.
Internal nameFleshiest
Original filenameFleshiest.exe
Product version1.00
File version1.00

Digital signatures [?]

3.exe is not signed.

VirusTotal report

50 of the 69 anti-virus programs at VirusTotal detected the 3.exe file. That's a 72% detection rate.

ScannerDetection Name
Acronis suspicious
Ad-Aware Gen:Heur.PonyStealer.5
AhnLab-V3 Trojan/Win32.Inject.R235504
ALYac Gen:Heur.PonyStealer.5
Antiy-AVL Trojan/Win32.VBKryjetor
Arcabit Trojan.PonyStealer.5
Avast Win32:Malware-gen
AVG Win32:Malware-gen
Avira HEUR/AGEN.1036348
BitDefender Gen:Heur.PonyStealer.5
Bkav HW32.Packed.
Comodo Malware@#2fxm7x8d6vdny
CrowdStrike malicious_confidence_100% (W)
Cybereason malicious.dd9c0e
Cylance Unsafe
Cyren W32/VBKrypt.DQ.gen!Eldorado
DrWeb Tool.PassView.1871
Emsisoft Gen:Heur.PonyStealer.5 (B)
Endgame malicious (high confidence)
ESET-NOD32 a variant of Win32/Injector.EAAO
F-Prot W32/VBKrypt.DQ.gen!Eldorado
F-Secure Heuristic.HEUR/AGEN.1036348
Fortinet W32/Injector.EAAO!tr
GData Gen:Heur.PonyStealer.5
Ikarus Trojan.Win32.Injector
Invincea heuristic
K7AntiVirus Trojan ( 0053b1161 )
K7GW Trojan ( 0053b1161 )
Kaspersky Trojan.Win32.VBKryjetor.awve
Malwarebytes Trojan.MalPack
McAfee RDN/Generic.tfr
McAfee-GW-Edition BehavesLike.Win32.Fareit.bc
Microsoft VirTool:Win32/VBInject.AHB!bit
MicroWorld-eScan Gen:Heur.PonyStealer.5
NANO-Antivirus Trojan.Win32.VBKryjetor.fhuurv
Paloalto generic.ml
Panda Trj/GdSda.A
Qihoo-360 Win32/Trojan.9c6
SentinelOne static engine - malicious
Sophos Mal/FareitVB-N
Symantec ML.Attribute.HighConfidence
Tencent Win32.Trojan.Vbkryjetor.Swva
Trapmine malicious.high.ml.score
TrendMicro TROJ_GEN.F0C2C00HR18
TrendMicro-HouseCall TrojanSpy.Win32.FAREIT.SMA.hp
VBA32 Trojan.MulDrop
Webroot W32.Trojan.Gen
Yandex Trojan.VBKryjetor!
Zillya Trojan.VBKryjetor.Win32.8254
ZoneAlarm Trojan.Win32.VBKryjetor.awve
50 of the 69 anti-virus programs detected the 3.exe file.

3.exe removal instructions

The instructions below shows how to remove 3.exe with help from the FreeFixer removal tool. Basically, you install FreeFixer, scan your computer, check the 3.exe file for removal, restart your computer and scan it again to verify that 3.exe has been successfully removed. Here are the removal instructions in more detail:

  1. Download and install FreeFixer: http://www.freefixer.com/download.html
  2. Start FreeFixer and press the Start Scan button. The scan will finish in approximately five minutes.
    Screenshot of Start Scan button
  3. When the scan is finished, locate 3.exe in the scan result and tick the checkbox next to the 3.exe file. Do not check any other file for removal unless you are 100% sure you want to delete it. Tip: Press CTRL-F to open up FreeFixer's search dialog to quickly locate 3.exe in the scan result.
    Red arrow point on the unwanted file
  4. Scroll down to the bottom of the scan result and press the Fix button. FreeFixer will now delete the 3.exe file.
    Screenshot of Fix button
  5. Restart your computer.
  6. Start FreeFixer and scan your computer again. If 3.exe still remains in the scan result, proceed with the next step. If 3.exe is gone from the scan result you're done.
  7. If 3.exe still remains in the scan result, check its checkbox again in the scan result and click Fix.
  8. Restart your computer.
  9. Start FreeFixer and scan your computer again. Verify that 3.exe no longer appear in the scan result.
Please select the option that best describe your thoughts on the removal instructions given above

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Error Messages

These are some of the error messages that can appear related to 3.exe:

3.exe has encountered a problem and needs to close. We are sorry for the inconvenience.

3.exe - Application Error. The instruction at "0xXXXXXXXX" referenced memory at "0xXXXXXXXX". The memory could not be "read/written". Click on OK to terminate the program.

dvdvideOSOFT HTa. has stopped working.

End Program - 3.exe. This program is not responding.

3.exe is not a valid Win32 application.

3.exe - Application Error. The application failed to initialize properly (0xXXXXXXXX). Click OK to terminate the application.

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