How to Remove “EXEC.DLL”

What is EXEC.DLL?

The file named EXEC.DLL is developed by LAN Desk Software Incorporation. The program is used by the LAN Desk Management software and is essential for it to run efficiently. The threat level is 1. It is a relatively safe program to work with and it is not associated with any malware or Trojan attacks in the past. Scan reports confirm it to be safe with security updates.

EXEC.DLL is located in C:\Program Files\landesk\shared files\cbaroot\services\exec.dll. The total size of the file is 127 kilobytes. The latest version of the program available is 9.0.3.40. The non-system process can be removed or uninstalled without affecting the performance of the Windows operating system.

Affected Platform: Windows Vista,7,8,10

How to check if your computer is infected with EXEC.DLL malware?

Each malware is different and causes unique problems to the system. You will notice one or several of the following symptoms if your system is infected with EXEC.DLL malware:

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • EXEC.DLL file is taking more of your CPU memory
  • System performance is very low
  • Browser is redirected to some strange websites
  • Interference of annoying popup ads
  • Other malwares infiltrate into the system

To further establish the malware infection, take the following steps:

  • Go to Task Manager by pressing the combination of keys ctrl+alt+del
  • Go to the process tab and right-click on the EXEC.DLL and open the file location

If the file is located outside C:\Windows\System32, then it is likely that the system is affected with EXEC.DLL malware.

How to remove EXEC.DLL malware from system using Comodo Antivirus?

Ideally, replacing the existing EXEC.DLL file on your computer with a different version procured from the internet is advisable. To remove the file using Comodo's trusted and effective antivirus software, follow the steps below:

Step 1: Download the award-winning Comodo Free Antivirus.

Step 2: Installation configuration frames will be displayed. Select the configuration you would like to apply.

Step 3: Select Customize Configuration option and arrange installers, configuration, and file location.

Step 4: Once the Installation is Finished, restart your PC.

Step 5: It will take some time for the Comodo Internet Security to update the antivirus.

Step 6: Proceed with a quick scan that automatically begins after the update.

Step 7: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be prompted with an alert screen.

Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove EXEC.DLL malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 14 April 2011 at 12:39 pm
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Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
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Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 297f29b67622ea84
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Unclassified
Malware
No 1.0.0.29 1.0.0.0 Internal Submission N/A
2 N/A Executable b5222a359e80a4e0
1aa02739bd31f719
caf3db7f
8e7545977d708835
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Unclassified
Malware
No 1.0.0.30 1.0.0.0 Internal Submission N/A
3 N/A Executable d76bc87612cada70
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63a8f3de
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TrojWare.Win
32.Downloade
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No 1.0.0.28 1.0.0.0 Internal Submission N/A
4 N/A Executable 22c9b9a48711613b
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Unclassified
Malware
No 1.0.0.30 1.0.0.0 Internal Submission N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 26 May 2009 at 11:12 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable ae02585a072e7c75
ca94c67b41299aec
392c9abf
a2cee27e1d9e300c
fb59b4711c8191a9
No N/A N/A United States
2 Loren Segal Executable f7cf80ea265aa992
1d08da4577d6e91f
6d4b046c
be4bcf43d8eac168
9505cf0afa0c7cce
No 1.1 1.1 United States
3 N/A Executable 5e5fe8edde73e24e
8e24d2c4ebbda86d
85de750d
54ff832e7c67eb35
7abc28c16d9a0bc5
No N/A N/A Internal Submission
4 N/A Executable d308afeeb1d5666b
471bd206d0d2ffe8
d079febb
299a9c8c99a67dac
f11348ffd603f6a6
No N/A N/A United States
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