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: 12 July 2018 at 6:46 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable af041c444b725739
82f8bccff4f99c1a
c923a9dd
bde8f16b189b886e
496468af5354b95e
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No 60.0.2 60.0.2 105.112.10.13/32 N/A
2 N/A Executable 9da06557c4a7936d
5ad3b1791ac6d00a
f91ef723
da562babd06c4ac9
e04cfc10f9ae9cc1
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No 60.0.2 60.0.2 Bangladesh N/A
3 Mozilla Foundation Executable 845dd153f0d82e1f
87f5b556dfbec788
ee13f444
1d36da691cf8f7f3
55e38049ed9bf76a
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No 56.0.1 56.0.1 105.112.29.139/32 N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 21 February 2010 at 2:55 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Mozilla Foundation Executable 988b508faf9cd993
2a84134c5499a0ed
ecf541dd
80a6d6e554cded3a
7fbcd86c802c5f77
No 3.24 Basic
ECC
3.24 Basic
ECC
United States
2 Mozilla Foundation Executable 1c44a6a9ee96d9ac
8b7304507fedefa7
99083b03
73eda232bec87b6b
95def0cc40ac289a
Yes 62.0 62.0 10.108.51.235/32
3 Mozilla Foundation Executable 0a611ae380c24529
96a7cd3fa38e218f
4ef8dba8
25b24689b8b3c061
23abb79d4d05ae68
Yes 62.0 62.0 India
4 Mozilla Foundation Executable 55cf7b23ba8af34f
4783338f9e607c84
934190f6
1522fb431b2b8688
dc796bfd527e0769
Yes 63.0a1 63.0a1 India
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