How to Remove “SWG.DLL”

What is SWG.DLL?

The file named SWG.DLL is developed by Google Incorporation. The file is digitally verified and signed by the company Google Inc. The verifying and signing authority is provided by Verisign Incorporation. It is used by the program Google Toolbar notifier. The program is safe to work with. It has a threat level of 1.


SWG.DLL is located in C:\Program Files\google\googletoolbarnotifier\2.1.615.5858\swg.dll. The total size of the file is 639.5 kilobytes. The latest version of the file found is 2.1.615.5858. The file is not a system process and is not a mandatory program for the Windows operating system to run efficiently. It can be uninstalled if found to be malware infected.

Affected Platform: Windows  Vista, 7.


How to detect whether your system is affected by SWG.DLL?


Viruses can easily affect and corrupt “.dll” files causing several system malfunctions. Below are the symptoms to check if your system is infected with the malware:
  • Problem during computer startup.
  • Problem during program startup.
  • Errors while running specific functions.
  • Damaged and missing link files.
  • Conflict in the process.
  • Missing or corrupted driver files.
  • Invalid Windows registry.
  • Hardware malfunction.
To further establish the infection of malware, 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 SWG.DLL  file and open its location.
If the file is located outside C:\Program Files\google\googletoolbarnotifier\2.1.615.5858\swg.dll,then you should perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware infection.

How does Comodo Antivirus help you to protect your system from SWG.DLL malware?

Comodo Antivirus protects your system from malware attacks and also removes any existing infections. Following are the steps to effectively purge out the SWG.DLL  malware from your system.

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 16 November 2012 at 6:54 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 0b9e805077320b0c
e1e6620488bd34f1
c4d7827e
e1d10cccd5dde588
af8ee2cb7309523c
ApplicUnwnt No N/A N/A Internal Submission N/A
2 305700050@qq.com Executable 5dfb4591d59fc339
298b8af0344b887f
a57af6cb
606898e708364f31
32684586bc322a87
Unclassified
Malware
No 1.0.0.0 1.0.0.0 Internal Submission N/A
3 N/A Executable 252368a4b1222e96
2365d49937a1fbed
cee1bffc
167d3ad0e41ca49f
944b11e907c210a1
ApplicUnwnt.
Win32.Instal
lRex.ALC
No N/A N/A Internal Submission N/A
4 N/A Executable 0b9e805077320b0c
e1e6620488bd34f1
c4d7827e
e1d10cccd5dde588
af8ee2cb7309523c
ApplicUnwnt No N/A N/A Internal Submission N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 25 June 2008 at 10:47 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Google Inc. Executable c52375ab3fa71990
8c9b49eb5b20e2e8
fef311d5
927558fa159fed54
852692d729039e67
Yes 5, 3,
4501, 1418
5, 3,
4501, 1418
United Kingdom
2 Google Inc. Executable 021244ce84c4ce62
eacb4c21fb9790d1
b4cedd6e
cb922a97e90ae44a
c85cedfc3737705a
Yes 5, 3,
4426, 1630
5, 3,
4426, 1630
United Kingdom
3 Google Inc. Executable 28c4f210fbea5c05
eff3fb66f171a49b
33ebeddc
a414f9f0e60b3ab3
85e56586d4eeaaf3
Yes 5, 5,
4723, 1820
5, 5,
4723, 1820
Internal Submission
4 Google Inc. Executable 8aae1d432b3f62af
5501838e90f44718
4dca205e
2c7c2ce12a0a07a3
6edcbaae469dc867
Yes 5, 0, 926,
3450
5, 0, 926,
3450
Internal Submission
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