How to Remove “WDIGEST.DLL”

What is WDIGEST.DLL?

The file named WDIGEST.DLL is developed by Microsoft Corporation. The program has a valid digital signature and is verified by the company. It is designed for the Windows platform. Microsoft provides all the updates to keep it safeguarded against any malware, Trojan attacks. The threat level is 0.

WDIGEST.DLL is located in C:\Windows\System32\wdigest.dll. The file size is 173.5 kilobytes. The version of the file known is 6.2.8102.0. The program is a system process and part of the Windows operating system. It should not be removed if found to be infected by a known malware or virus.

Affected Platform: Windows 7, 8, 10

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

Keep an eye for the following symptoms to check if your PC is infected with WDIGEST.DLL malware:

  • Unstable internet connection
  • Browser redirects to unwanted websites
  • PC performance slows down
  • Browser is bombarded with hordes of popup ads
  • System screen freezes repeatedly

If you find any of the above mentioned symptoms, take the following steps to be sure about the malware infection:

1) Press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.

2) Go to the process tab and right-click on the WDIGEST.DLL file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Windows\System32\wdigest.dll, then you should take measures to get rid of the malware.

How to remove WDIGEST.DLL malware from system with Comodo Cleaning Essentials?

Comodo Cleaning Essentials (CCE) incorporates antivirus software with unique features like auto-sandboxing to identify and obstruct every suspicious process running on an endpoint with a single click. To remove WDIGEST.DLL malware using CCE, follow the steps mentioned below:

Step 1: Download the CCE suite.

Step 2: To start the application, double-click on the CCE.exe file.

Step 3: It then probes the antivirus to initiate a full system scan to identify and remove any existing malicious files.

Step 4: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be prompted with an alert screen.

Step 5: Comodo Cleaning Essentials will remove WDIGEST.DLL malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 03 April 2019 at 4:14 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable abb62367bc58aa94
43b027200d572772
35ce6b48
1959102853a116b7
8db7aec10c8a3d70
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No 5.1.2600.5
834
(xpsp_sp3_
qfe.090624
-1332)
5.1.2600.5
834
Russian Federation N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 27 June 2008 at 2:38 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 0cfceaccc118b466
91638ea8afa22ff2
43e442a5
5845ddd030e1fd55
adca725acdd34055
No 10.0.17763
.1
(WinBuild.
160101.080
0)
10.0.17763
.1
China
2 N/A Executable 3b9a5e7db6bdb83d
4a29ae48092237db
0434990d
cbe206779ab16d09
869cb2b146ae8b53
No N/A N/A Latvia
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 5aaccdeade66392a
3a0959ee0959edbd
87ba2eaf
522247b973ed8a86
984b177f56544671
No 6.1.7601.2
4117
(win7sp1_l
dr_escrow.
180422-143
0)
6.1.7601.2
4117
United States
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable bc266c96d49ffcd5
e5a1d8eb7f0b8d1d
1a006ed4
1105bf2f35b4c37e
eec8019f971d0a22
No 6.1.7601.2
4408
(win7sp1_l
dr_escrow.
190320-170
0)
6.1.7601.2
4408
Malaysia
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