How to Remove “XSEC_XMLSEC.DLL”

What is XSEC_XMLSEC.DLL?

The file named XSEC_XMLSEC.DLL is developed by The Document foundation. The developers of the DLL program have digitally verified the file and signed for its authenticity. The program has its signing authority is provided by Startcom Limited. Scan reports confirmed the file safe as it was not infected in the past. It is used by Libreoffice. The threat level of the DLL is 1.

XSEC_XMLSEC.DLL is located in C:\Program Files\libreoffice 5\program\xsec_xmlsec.dll. The size of the DLL file is 354.1 kilobytes. The version of the DLL found is 5.1.0.2. The DLL is confirmed to be a non-system process which has no direct consequences on the performance of the Windows operating system.

Affected Platform: Windows 7, 8, 10

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

Keep an eye for the following symptoms to check if your PC is infected with XSEC_XMLSEC.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 XSEC_XMLSEC.DLL file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Program Files\libreoffice 5\program\xsec_xmlsec.dll, then you should take measures to get rid of the malware.

How to remove XSEC_XMLSEC.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 XSEC_XMLSEC.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 XSEC_XMLSEC.DLL malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 25 May 2018 at 8:49 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Apache Software Foundation Executable a31f8109f9bf1f54
737b78ac65a4605c
db27ccf7
1c0e023856509485
0cf81b27485ccc3d
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No 4.00.9774 N/A 176.221.121.148/32 N/A
2 Sun Microsystems, Inc. Executable 61677271f8d55483
f441b836af09e560
d489121f
b8bce66bcaa9734d
2948dd80ac3dc947
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No 3.01 N/A Peru N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 19 July 2010 at 7:32 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 MultiRacio Ltd. Executable f78d30e45bd8aa76
adc167b6093281e0
410b90b9
8925f73c4784efcc
f18e76cecc523835
No 2017.0.0.0 2017.0.0.0 United States
2 OpenOffice.org Executable 3cf3c74c5ba4d587
17617b8363d5e0da
962ea9d3
27b121f50302e225
62a0f8a8d45d71b2
No 3.02.9476 N/A 10.108.51.116/32
3 The Document Foundation Executable 7783a2032a44948a
cb629824ae8b5330
2c00695b
5ef8f81c8b88fe2e
43679713e97ad171
Yes 6.0.4.2 6.0.4.2 10.108.51.140/32
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