win32.exe is a malicious executable file, which is related to Ratega backdoor Trojan and other viruses. According to Symantec, this virus can also be identified as win32.exe as Trojan.Adclicker, while Microsoft calls it as TrojanSpy:Win32/Malintent or TrojanClicker:Win32/Hatigh.C. Basically, the main purpose win32.exe is used for is to help for the attacker to get full control over the system. However, the primary job of this malicious file is to start a parasite or launch some of its components. Once executed, the win32.exe file runs a process, which is responsible for the parasite's payload. Keep in mind that win32.exe is considered to be a serious threat, which can work either on its own or for other viruses.
Win32.exe file silently works in system’s background and performs harmful actions there. Having it installed on your system means a great security risk for your PC and all the data, which is stored on it. That’s why you have to remove this file and terminate a process without any delay. In order to delete the win32.exe file, consider using recommended spyware removers that will get rid of win32.exe and associated parasites for you. In this case, we recommend using updated STOPzilla or SpyHunter.
Information added: 2012-11-26 07:29
Information updated: 2014-09-12 17:13