How to Remove “LAPRXY.DLL”

What is LAPRXY.DLL ?

The file named LAPRXY.DLL is developed by Microsoft Corporation. The program is designed and developer from the scratch for the Windows platform. It is highly integral for the Microsoft Windows services and is also used by the logagent proxy. The threat level of the program is 0. It is properly secured with updates from the developer.

LAPRXY.DLL is located in C:\Windows\System32\laprxy.dll. The size of the file is 6.5 kilobytes. The latest version of the program found is 9.00.00.3250. The DLL file is part of the Windows operating system and media services. It is a system process which cannot be removed without adverse effects. The file is found to be infected should be cleared with a fresh install.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

If your system is affected by LAPRXY.DLL malware, you will notice one or several of the symptoms below:

  • LAPRXY.DLL occupies an unusually large CPU memory
  • Erratic internet connection
  • Your browser is bombarded with annoying popup ads
  • Computer screen freezes
  • PC's processing speed suffers
  • You are redirected to unknown websites

To pinpoint the virus file location, take the following steps:

Step 1: Press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys at once to open Task Manager.

Step 2: If you notice the file located outside C:\Program Files, you should run an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

How to remove LAPRXY.DLL malware from system using Comodo Cleaning Essentials?

You can either choose to remove LAPRXY.DLL and other malwares using Comodo Antivirus, or Comodo Cleaning Essentials (CCE) – both of which are absolutely free to download! CCE is a set of computer security tools designed to help you identify and remove malwares and unsafe processes from an infected computer.

To remove malwares using CCE, take the following steps:

  1. Check the system requirements and download the feature-rich CCE suite for free.
  2. After installation, choose the type of scan you want to perform. CCE offers 3 scan options to get rid of malwares from a PC:
  • Smart Scan: Does a scan on critical areas of your system.
  • Full Scan: Does a complete scan of your system.
  • Custom Scan: Does a scan only on selected items.

The process to initiate the above mentioned scans are self-explanatory and thus, easy-to-use.
Additionally, it's recommended that you approve of any updates that the CCE will prompt you about to ensure it does a better job of identifying all the latest threats.

  1. Click 'Next' to view the results.

Regardless of the type of scan you choose, the results will sometimes show false positive (flagging files that are actually safe), which has to be ignored. Only select the files you want to get rid of.

     4. Click 'Apply' to apply the selected operations to the threats. The selected operations will be applied.

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 04 January 2012 at 6:59 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable f0a3c926a9aa0a3b
a9d2cc66b4bd2258
73ce8108
17d4d01c481b0152
e525a0ca41764bed
TrojWare.Win
32.Patched.S
M
No 11.0.5721.
5262
(WMP_11.09
0130-1421)
11.0.5721.
5262
Ukraine N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 6e19d7f9a033ba2e
19a6fa64715eae7b
acf151fd
2215b7054458807e
aa03fb7acaa62d91
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No 11.0.5721.
5145
(WMP_11.06
1018-2006)
11.0.5721.
5145
Taiwan N/A
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39

Safe Entries

First Seen: 18 June 2008 at 2:45 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 2e3fd742a11c37a6
ac3adbef9ba012e0
690a1820
c826bb81918ba36b
54b0761ad2bf9cbf
No 10.00.00.3
802
10.00.00.3
802
United States
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 0a4f5ae7b7cd3ff4
62de3dcd50a69822
08431394
719383a99da81506
94029be237111026
No 12.0.18917
.1000
(WinBuild.
160101.080
0)
12.0.18917
.1000
162.210.192.157/32
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable cf7ce89704adf69d
d83d4da7861231ae
44cbe13a
5d7fa0e16e31bf34
589d503644821e47
No 10.00.00.4
332
10.00.00.4
332
10.224.1.53/32
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable b4c194667f0ff2b2
643afe8b4454b5c4
1a0c33ed
20fa0d7e533aa466
8a3585dc1ff91df1
No 11.0.5721.
5145
(WMP_11.06
1018-2006)
11.0.5721.
5145
10.224.1.59/32
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  • 4 items per page
  • 8 items per page
  • 16 items per page
  • 32 items per page
 
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