How to easily fix NIOB.EXE virus? Use NIOB.EXE Removal Guide

I will tell you in this post how to fix the issue manually and how to clean it automatically using a special powerful removal tool. You can download the removal program for free here:

Manual removal instructions:

Be careful! Full path on computer: %APPDATA%\OHSYOL\NIOB.EXE

What is NIOB.EXE?

NIOB.EXE is reported and classified as malicious program (malware).
NIOB.EXE actively resists detection and employs a number of techniques to ensure that you cannot remove NIOB.EXE from infected computers.

How NIOB.EXE got on your computer?

Phishing is the most common way for malware to infect computers.
It could be a fake email message that appears to be originated from Microsoft Customer Service, eBay, PayPal, Amazon, or even your bank or insurance company.
Fake emails that appear to come from the police, the FBI and other government entities were also reported.

NIOB.EXE could also infect your computer by exploiting a security vulnerability of your Web browser or one of its plugins.
If this is the case, NIOB.EXE would be injected into a Web page, and could get to your PC when you visited a malicious or hacked Web site.

NIOB.EXE can be distributed with legitimate software that is repackaged by the scammers.
It could be downloaded from warez Web sites or download archives.

How do you know you have NIOB.EXE on my computer?

NIOB.EXE works in background. It does not appear as a window, does not have a shortcut.
NIOB.EXE hides its existence from your eyes.

How to remove NIOB.EXE?

It may not be easy!
Be careful!
Make a full backup of your PC before starting.

Removal guide for NIOB.EXE:

  1. Uninstall NIOB.EXE using Windows uninstallation applet (use Add/Remove Programs or Uninstall Program or Apps & features).
  2. Open Task Manager to kill all "NIOB.EXE" related processes.
  3. Use Windows search to find and remove "NIOB.EXE" files and folders.
  4. Run services.msc to disable a "NIOB.EXE" Windows service.
  5. Execute taskschd.msc to get rid of "NIOB.EXE" scheduled tasks.
  6. Open regedit.exe and delete NIOB.EXE registry keys and values.
  7. Check your shortcuts on your desktop and in the Start menu for NIOB.EXE presence. Fix infected shortcuts.
  8. Remove a virus from Google Chrome.
  9. Remove a virus from Internet Explorer.
  10. Remove a virus from Mozilla Firefox.
  11. Clean your Recycle bin and temporary files.

Related Files:
%LOCAL APPDATA%\MICROSOFT\WINDOWS MAIL\LOCAL FOLDERS\SENT ITEMS\WINMAIL.FOL
%LOCAL APPDATA%\MICROSOFT\WINDOWS MAIL\MICROSOFT COMMUNITIES\ACCOUNT{3CC05103-59FD-466A-80E6-12486C131C6E}.OEACCOUNT
%TEMP%\6A298489B7562C9E2C0163A571C4DD81.JSON
%APPDATA%\OHSYOL\NIOB.EXE
%APPDATA%\TYNEF\QUPOA.TMP

File Information NIOB.EXE:

Virustotal = 28/56
MD5 = 0041F8EE974A91843D797225271FE576
File Size: 877768
OriginalFilename: B070TFDYUyhjgtyv75R7TU.com
InternalName: B070TFDYUyhjgtyv75R7TU.com
FileVersion: 0.0.0.0

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