What is winlogui.exe?

winlogui.exe is part of Microsoft® Windows® Operating System and developed by Microsoft Corporation according to the winlogui.exe version information.

winlogui.exe's description is "Windows Logon GUI Application"

winlogui.exe is usually located in the 'C:\WINDOWS\system32\' folder.

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

PropertyValue
Product nameMicrosoft® Windows® Operating System
Company nameMicrosoft Corporation
File descriptionWindows Logon GUI Application
Original filenamewinlogui.exe
Legal copyright© Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.
Product version10.0.18362.418
File version10.0.18362.418

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

Product nameMicrosoft® Windows® Operating System
Company nameMicrosoft Corporation
File descriptionWindows Logon GUI Application
Original filenamewinlogui.exe
Legal copyright© Microsoft Corporation. All rights..
Product version10.0.18362.418
File version10.0.18362.418

Digital signatures [?]

winlogui.exe is not signed.

VirusTotal report

56 of the 73 anti-virus programs at VirusTotal detected the winlogui.exe file. That's a 77% detection rate.

ScannerDetection Name
Acronis suspicious
Ad-Aware Trojan.GenericKD.42063830
AegisLab Trojan.Win32.Miner.4!c
AhnLab-V3 Trojan/Win32.CoinMiner.C3615559
Alibaba Trojan:Win32/CoinMiner.1a77b35c
ALYac Trojan.GenericKD.42063830
Antiy-AVL Trojan/Win32.Miner
APEX Malicious
Arcabit Application.CoinMiner
Avast Win32:HarHarMiner-A [Trj]
AVG FileRepMalware
Avira HEUR/AGEN.1045823
BitDefender Trojan.GenericKD.42063830
CAT-QuickHeal Trojan.Miner
Comodo Malware@#2exwa4ylj0474
CrowdStrike win/malicious_confidence_100% (W)
Cybereason malicious.594c42
Cylance Unsafe
Cyren W64/Trojan.YRLD-5272
eGambit Unsafe.AI_Score_92%
Emsisoft Trojan.GenericKD.42063830 (B)
Endgame malicious (moderate confidence)
ESET-NOD32 Win64/CoinMiner.VV
F-Secure Heuristic.HEUR/AGEN.1045823
FireEye Generic.mg.fb9f4eb58354e9d3
Fortinet Adware/CoinMiner
GData Trojan.GenericKD.42063830
Invincea heuristic
Jiangmin Trojan.Miner.jlb
K7AntiVirus Adware ( 0055631f1 )
K7GW Adware ( 0055631f1 )
Kaspersky Trojan.Win32.Miner.adlqp
Malwarebytes Trojan.BitCoinMiner
MAX malware (ai score=84)
MaxSecure Trojan.Malware.74714918.susgen
McAfee RDN/Generic.dx
McAfee-GW-Edition BehavesLike.Win64.Fake.bc
Microsoft Trojan:Win32/CoinMiner.C!rfn
MicroWorld-eScan Trojan.GenericKD.42063830
Paloalto generic.ml
Panda Trj/CI.A
Qihoo-360 Win32/Trojan.da6
Rising Trojan.Win32/64.XMR-Miner!1.ADCC (CLASSIC)
Sangfor Malware
SentinelOne DFI - Malicious PE
Sophos Mal/Generic-S
Symantec Trojan.Gen.2
TrendMicro TROJ_GEN.R002C0PKT19
TrendMicro-HouseCall TROJ_GEN.R002C0PKT19
VBA32 Trojan.Miner
VIPRE Trojan.Win32.Generic!BT
ViRobot Trojan.Win32.Z.Coinminer.750592
Webroot W32.Trojan.Gen
Yandex Trojan.Miner!YsjNBUlY9FY
Zillya Trojan.CoinMiner.Win64.1863
ZoneAlarm Trojan.Win32.Miner.adlqp
56 of the 73 anti-virus programs detected the winlogui.exe file.

Sandbox Report

The following information was gathered by executing the file inside Cuckoo Sandbox.

Summary

Successfully executed process in sandbox.

Summary

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Generic

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        "first_seen": 1577681587.5,
        "ppid": 2448
    },
    {
        "process_path": "C:\\Windows\\System32\\lsass.exe",
        "process_name": "lsass.exe",
        "pid": 476,
        "summary": {},
        "first_seen": 1577681587.296875,
        "ppid": 376
    }
]

Signatures

[
    {
        "markcount": 1,
        "families": [],
        "description": "Checks if process is being debugged by a debugger",
        "severity": 1,
        "marks": [
            {
                "call": {
                    "category": "system",
                    "status": 0,
                    "stacktrace": [],
                    "last_error": 0,
                    "nt_status": -1073741515,
                    "api": "IsDebuggerPresent",
                    "return_value": 0,
                    "arguments": {},
                    "time": 1577681158.315271,
                    "tid": 2736,
                    "flags": {}
                },
                "pid": 1664,
                "type": "call",
                "cid": 421
            }
        ],
        "references": [],
        "name": "checks_debugger"
    },
    {
        "markcount": 1,
        "families": [],
        "description": "Allocates read-write-execute memory (usually to unpack itself)",
        "severity": 2,
        "marks": [
            {
                "call": {
                    "category": "process",
                    "status": 1,
                    "stacktrace": [],
                    "api": "NtAllocateVirtualMemory",
                    "return_value": 0,
                    "arguments": {
                        "process_identifier": 1664,
                        "region_size": 65536,
                        "stack_dep_bypass": 0,
                        "stack_pivoted": 0,
                        "heap_dep_bypass": 0,
                        "protection": 64,
                        "process_handle": "0xffffffffffffffff",
                        "allocation_type": 12288,
                        "base_address": "0x00000000009e0000"
                    },
                    "time": 1577681158.284271,
                    "tid": 2736,
                    "flags": {
                        "protection": "PAGE_EXECUTE_READWRITE",
                        "allocation_type": "MEM_COMMIT|MEM_RESERVE"
                    }
                },
                "pid": 1664,
                "type": "call",
                "cid": 418
            }
        ],
        "references": [],
        "name": "allocates_rwx"
    },
    {
        "markcount": 2,
        "families": [],
        "description": "The binary likely contains encrypted or compressed data indicative of a packer",
        "severity": 2,
        "marks": [
            {
                "entropy": 7.940191378151162,
                "section": {
                    "size_of_data": "0x000b6600",
                    "virtual_address": "0x0042d000",
                    "entropy": 7.940191378151162,
                    "name": "UPX1",
                    "virtual_size": "0x000b7000"
                },
                "type": "generic",
                "description": "A section with a high entropy has been found"
            },
            {
                "entropy": 0.9959044368600682,
                "type": "generic",
                "description": "Overall entropy of this PE file is high"
            }
        ],
        "references": [
            "http:\/\/www.forensickb.com\/2013\/03\/file-entropy-explained.html",
            "http:\/\/virii.es\/U\/Using%20Entropy%20Analysis%20to%20Find%20Encrypted%20and%20Packed%20Malware.pdf"
        ],
        "name": "packer_entropy"
    },
    {
        "markcount": 2,
        "families": [],
        "description": "The executable is compressed using UPX",
        "severity": 2,
        "marks": [
            {
                "section": "UPX0",
                "type": "generic",
                "description": "Section name indicates UPX"
            },
            {
                "section": "UPX1",
                "type": "generic",
                "description": "Section name indicates UPX"
            }
        ],
        "references": [],
        "name": "packer_upx"
    }
]

Yara

The Yara rules did not detect anything in the file.

Network

{
    "tls": [],
    "udp": [
        {
            "src": "192.168.56.101",
            "dst": "192.168.56.255",
            "offset": 662,
            "time": 6.1936821937561035,
            "dport": 137,
            "sport": 137
        },
        {
            "src": "192.168.56.101",
            "dst": "224.0.0.252",
            "offset": 5442,
            "time": 6.150680065155029,
            "dport": 5355,
            "sport": 51001
        },
        {
            "src": "192.168.56.101",
            "dst": "224.0.0.252",
            "offset": 5770,
            "time": 4.1475560665130615,
            "dport": 5355,
            "sport": 53595
        },
        {
            "src": "192.168.56.101",
            "dst": "224.0.0.252",
            "offset": 6098,
            "time": 6.165963172912598,
            "dport": 5355,
            "sport": 53848
        },
        {
            "src": "192.168.56.101",
            "dst": "224.0.0.252",
            "offset": 6426,
            "time": 4.64857816696167,
            "dport": 5355,
            "sport": 54255
        },
        {
            "src": "192.168.56.101",
            "dst": "224.0.0.252",
            "offset": 6754,
            "time": 3.0173912048339844,
            "dport": 5355,
            "sport": 55314
        },
        {
            "src": "192.168.56.101",
            "dst": "239.255.255.250",
            "offset": 7082,
            "time": 4.6622161865234375,
            "dport": 1900,
            "sport": 1900
        },
        {
            "src": "192.168.56.101",
            "dst": "239.255.255.250",
            "offset": 16880,
            "time": 4.168582201004028,
            "dport": 3702,
            "sport": 49152
        },
        {
            "src": "192.168.56.101",
            "dst": "239.255.255.250",
            "offset": 25264,
            "time": 6.2559521198272705,
            "dport": 1900,
            "sport": 53598
        }
    ],
    "dns_servers": [],
    "http": [],
    "icmp": [],
    "smtp": [],
    "tcp": [],
    "smtp_ex": [],
    "mitm": [],
    "hosts": [],
    "pcap_sha256": "2e3c47b05fcce31d2181b9fed4c2b531d34cbd74c45205c11c4604933faa417c",
    "dns": [],
    "http_ex": [],
    "domains": [],
    "dead_hosts": [],
    "sorted_pcap_sha256": "b020bbcb5b36f4787b333868c235b55be1af0a48152bce9854f26193c413fcb5",
    "irc": [],
    "https_ex": []
}

Screenshots

Screenshot from the sandbox

winlogui.exe removal instructions

The instructions below shows how to remove winlogui.exe with help from the FreeFixer removal tool. Basically, you install FreeFixer, scan your computer, check the winlogui.exe file for removal, restart your computer and scan it again to verify that winlogui.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 winlogui.exe in the scan result and tick the checkbox next to the winlogui.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 winlogui.exe in the scan result.
    Red arrow point on the unwanted file
    C:\WINDOWS\system32\winlogui.exe
  4. Scroll down to the bottom of the scan result and press the Fix button. FreeFixer will now delete the winlogui.exe file.
    Screenshot of Fix button
  5. Restart your computer.
  6. Start FreeFixer and scan your computer again. If winlogui.exe still remains in the scan result, proceed with the next step. If winlogui.exe is gone from the scan result you're done.
  7. If winlogui.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 winlogui.exe no longer appear in the scan result.
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Hashes [?]

PropertyValue
MD5fb9f4eb58354e9d3d6b7f84f5d12b639
SHA25691bfb82ed5c32979368eddcd34861b631926d2352d16adf189944c4ba8ccf4e1

Error Messages

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

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

winlogui.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.

Windows Logon GUI Application has stopped working.

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

winlogui.exe is not a valid Win32 application.

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

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