How to Remove “SOFTOKN3.DLL”

What is SOFTOKN3.DLL?

The file named SOFTOKN3.DLL is developed by Netscape Communications Corporation. The file has its valid digital signature from LLC. It is used by the network security services and the NSS PKCS library. The file is totally unsafe because it is found to be infected by a virus and is abandoned by the developer. The threat level is 5.

SOFTOKN3.DLL is located in C:\Program Files\content defender\nss\softokn3.dll. The size of the found DLL program is 370 kilobytes. The version of the program last seen as per records is 3.10. It is a non-system process which has no direct consequences on the performance of Windows operating system. It is confirmed to be a threat and should be removed immediately. 

Affected Platforms: Windows 8,10.

How to determine if your computer is infected with SOFTOKN3.DLL malware?

Look out for these symptoms to check if your PC is infected with SOFTOKN3.DLL malware:

  • Unstable internet connection
  • SOFTOKN3.DLL occupies extra CPU space
  • PC processing speed slows down
  • Browser often redirects to irrelevant websites
  • Browser is bombarded with hordes of popup ads
  • Computer screen freezes repeatedly.

Take the following steps to diagnose your PC for possible SOFTOKN3.DLL malware attack:

Step 1: Simultaneously press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.
Step 2: If you notice the file located outside C:\Program Files\content defender\nss\softokn3.dll, perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 13 February 2019 at 9:56 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Mozilla Foundation Executable 0e2fcab761dd6b7d
a33bd304e038fc7c
1ced6c06
dc345ebdc0c9caec
4b38017d1466ff36
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No 3.17.4
Basic ECC
3.17.4
Basic ECC
154.124.24.203/32 N/A
2 Mozilla Foundation Executable 856b97e9991052d9
6f0cbc79d5a2fd42
935f5481
f09dd59104281086
e43ce87586ffdf36
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No 3.16.2
Basic ECC
3.16.2
Basic ECC
Russian Federation N/A
3 N/A Executable 15462f0cbfe0b7b6
6c4bd042ce8d75a2
28ac5fb0
dc5ac520ab33913d
40786a361f2f38e0
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No N/A N/A 154.124.67.132/32 N/A
4 Mozilla Foundation Executable 188f43a1a85d6be8
c91cce9221ff9844
399c7b32
65a208321cfb6a8f
62c8264d66e5e469
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.OV
No 3.11.4
Basic ECC
3.11.4
Basic ECC
105.112.46.217/32 N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 16 April 2009 at 7:06 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable 0f19f62ccddc91c3
0d439ecd87b678c5
f06cdcca
19aa175066624231
6c4b71aae8b800a5
No N/A N/A 10.224.25.96/32
2 Mozilla Foundation Executable 1c201f3b1f575216
be10bd3265cde24e
8231357b
7bd1a88dc47b521a
878335aadd8cd1cd
Yes 3.41 Basic
ECC
3.41 Basic
ECC
United States
3 Mozilla Foundation Executable 8b5d2d6a8a703738
2de53fbc7e883768
ffb5515c
88466d14fb0debcf
6eb9ec9002eacdaf
Yes 69.0a1 69.0a1 United States
4 Mozilla Foundation Executable e882eb9e2a79515a
6b64cc3b85bfd61d
8ae9ce8d
a5a35341fb1b016f
06c11d5eed986416
Yes 69.0a1 69.0a1 United States
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