How to Remove “WINHTTP.DLL”

What is WINHTTP.DLL?

The file named WINHTTP.DLL is developed by an unknown developer. The program has no link to any known software program. Due to lack of developer support, it doesn’t receive security updates in time. The file is threatened and could be hijacked at any point of time. The threat level is 3.

WINHTTP.DLL is located in c:\windows\system32. The actual size of the file and the latest version of the program is not found. It is confirmed to be a non-system process. Such processes have no direct control on the Widows operation system. If found to be a threat, it can be removed without consequences.

Affected Platforms: Windows OS

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

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

  • Unstable internet connection
  • WINHTTP.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 WINHTTP.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:\windows\system32, perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

How to remove WINHTTP.DLL malware from system using Comodo Antivirus?

Step 1: Download our award-winning Free Antivirus

Step 2: Installation configuration frames will be displayed. Select the configuration you would like to apply.

Step 3: Select Customize Configuration option and arrange installers, configuration, and file location.

Step 4: Restart your PC after the installation gets over

Step 5: Wait for Comodo Internet Security to update the antivirus.

Step 6: Proceed with the quick scan that automatically begins after the update.

Step 7: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be notified through an alert screen.

Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove WINHTTP.DLL malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 23 January 2019 at 4:56 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable d40e4f0e82700ad6
44d770ab420a9f10
1d85a46a
9c84741e9820fbc6
2682b0efd18c253d
Unclassified
Malware
No N/A N/A Turkey N/A
2 N/A Executable 6f5bd29aa3944594
fd9894a5b70c8196
93e0188e
f387b912c1d1e0bd
4d9408dfae287b2d
Unclassified
Malware
No N/A N/A Russian Federation N/A
3 N/A Executable 649808d18dafb954
cdcc222c5c3d733f
8563ba13
d08c66bd6c1fdf6d
628cff809df5b7fe
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No N/A N/A Philippines N/A
4 N/A Executable be2b19304fb1d970
a2dc5dd5e4205aba
8e08f183
3926eb8604d10818
1c1defe35d30f844
N/A No N/A N/A Hungary N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 24 January 2009 at 12:35 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable a245e7faffbe41ce
fe96102e9f7af6b1
c55f5c76
bdf3bf81e5bde657
67b1ac598c95641a
No 5.2.3790.3
959
(srv03_sp2
_rtm.07021
6-1710)
5.2.3790.3
959
United States
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 9974ba41e8215f66
69deb765988cfe34
e9c1b56e
58f4493bf748a3a8
9689997b7bd00e95
No 6.1.7601.1
7514
(win7sp1_r
tm.101119-
1850)
6.1.7601.1
7514
10.224.25.45/32
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