How to Remove “WZCAB3.DLL”

What is WZCAB3.DLL?

The file named WZCAB3.DLL is developed by Winzip Computing SL. A valid digital verification is done and the file is signed by Winzip computing. It is used by the Winzip software and related CAB detection, extractor programs. Virus, malware and Trojans cannot hijack the file because of security updates. The threat level is 1.

WZCAB3.DLL is located in C:\Program Files\winzip\wzcab3.dll.The total size of the file is 83.8 kilobytes. The last identified version of the DLL is 14.0. The program is used by the software associated with it. However, it is not a core file for the Windows operating system. If found to be a threat with virus issues, it can be removed immediately from the running processes. 

Affected Platform: Windows Vista,7,8.

How to check if your computer is infected with WZCAB3.DLL malware?       

Each malware is different and causes unique problems to the system. You will notice one or several of the following symptoms if your system is infected with WZCAB3.DLL malware:

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • WZCAB3.DLL file is taking more of your CPU memory 
  • System performance is very low
  • Browser is redirected to some strange websites
  • Interference of annoying popup ads
  • Other malwares infiltrate into the system

To further establish the malware infection, 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 WZCAB3.DLL and open the file location

If the file is located outside C:\Program Files\winzip\wzcab3.dll.

How to remove WZCAB3.DLL malware from system using Comodo Antivirus?

Ideally, replacing the existing WZCAB3.DLL file on your computer with a different version procured from the internet is advisable. To remove the file using Comodo's trusted and effective antivirus software, follow the steps below:

Step 1: Download the award-winning Comodo 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: Once the Installation is Finished, restart your PC.

Step 5: It will take some time for the Comodo Internet Security to update the antivirus.

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

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

Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove WZCAB3.DLL malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

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File
Version
Product
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First Seen: 04 July 2008 at 1:59 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 WinZip Computing, S.L. Executable 8822a8e2b092c69b
a274d61d71c05188
4cfc88dc
eb10881ae5491bf3
67feb6e0814f6330
Yes 3.2
(32-bit)
19.0
(11346)
10.0.17.131/32
2 WinZip Computing, S.L. Executable 659454e8ea48b4b9
1a249be504593826
9a6c1808
1d28c9a2ffe0a25d
20a87cfdd55321ff
Yes 3.1
(32-bit)
15.5
(9320)
United States
3 WinZip Computing, Inc. Executable 348a50b79a0c11bb
6db310da754a0f2d
709fa752
c8a629e1f1c26c5d
e34e04ac94733e41
No 3.1
(32-bit)
9.0
(6224)
United States
4 WinZip Computing, Inc. Executable b4d1718530b814c9
ee484a3f5176f36a
11ba84ef
fd7b3a4593df2868
3c6efab9bb05f12c
No 3.1
(32-bit)
9.0
(6028)
United States
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