How to Remove “ZLIB.DLL”

What is ZLIB.DLL?

The file named ZLIB.DLL is developed by Plex Incorporation. A valid digital signature is associated with the file and it is found to be totally safe to work with. The file is used by the software zlib. There are no instances of malware or Trojan attack associated with it. The threat level is 1.

ZLIB.DLL is located in C:\Program Files\plex\plex media server\zlib.dll. The total size of the DLL file is 71.1 kilobytes, as found in the records. The latest version of the DLL found is 1.2.7, as confirmed by available data. The file is a non-system process. If it is uninstalled due to malware issues, there will be no dip in performance of the Windows operating system.


Affected Platform: Windows 7, 8, 10

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

Viruses can easily affect and corrupt “.exe” files causing several system malfunctions. Below are the symptoms to check if your system is infected with the malware:

  • Problem during computer start-up.
  • Problem during program start-up.
  • 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 ZLIB.DLL file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Program Files\plex\plex media server\zlib.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 ZLIB.DLL malware?

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 10 September 2018 at 9:10 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 58ce5361d039525c
70b23a3142b4ebcd
f24c478d
e558bccbda9951c5
30f1f8e3f80a3653
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.A
No 1.2.3.0 N/A Ukraine N/A
2 N/A Executable 15482a5d26c04e1a
50f7493e87f49522
177090ef
8b47911f4730bed3
a4d3078bda7f4afd
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.A
No N/A N/A 10.224.25.40/32 N/A
3 N/A Executable ebb4a94057540308
c875f64aba4dbf00
dcb68647
3d276e8c1f74be8f
dd74b2556138b270
TrojWare.Win
32.QQTen.NAN
Yes N/A N/A Internal Submission N/A
4 N/A Executable b189430dc016eb08
fecec75cb2b6aedb
b7e59d19
a93cba6f9f794618
9ff181dfcb8e9cf6
Virus.Win32.
Floxif.A
No 1.1.4.0 N/A Bangladesh N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 12 October 2008 at 6:46 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable 729821ba5da877c2
9500a747b21222ff
2f71ae4d
2f3a2c52b3ba0189
4b2100bd09bff992
Yes N/A N/A United States
2 N/A Executable b0cae89b0e6e7425
9de195eace6be186
ab0f6d95
6bdc0a236fa5a43a
e9a91f92ecd2af1a
No 1.2.11 1.2.11 United States
3 N/A Executable a6f7f78be47be9ee
4cbe1dbc8c5f162f
eb690a5a
23d227ead3b3fb4c
8dcb56a4340a23fe
No 1.1.3 N/A 10.224.25.96/32
4 N/A Executable da757a7f54158534
9286ca28205f9d3b
7307f678
6150177a2ac5d14f
e785a513752cbe03
Yes N/A N/A United States
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  • 8 items per page
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  • 32 items per page
 
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