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?

Comodo Antivirus protects your system from malware attacks and also removes any existing infections. Following are the steps to effectively purge out the ZLIB.DLL malware from your system.

Step 1: Download and install Comodo Antivirus.

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Step 7: If the system is infected with ZLIB.DLL malware or any other threats, you will be prompted with an alert screen upon scanning.

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 14 February 2018 at 9:00 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 839bd31fb2098268
4551354bb6913cbd
1d7f1c41
5aaed0d1f851a2f0
11478653b8fac4f1
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No N/A N/A Turkey N/A
2 N/A Executable 149dc4d7cf858b6e
dce4071af0a298b0
36c37404
736c2600d971b667
6877e859f3a0b5e1
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No N/A N/A Ukraine N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 05 September 2008 at 1:48 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable 0447ff30dfe7a523
4624ea21a6947e88
f6e80054
87eddceb9d22c129
e386e652c5cda521
No 1.1.3 N/A United States
2 N/A Executable 5127dad3362c6e47
129c6552d8fc08f9
9e8cac5c
8c8c9cca1ce8e704
9e0730431c2f311d
No 1.2.8 1.2.8 10.0.17.146/32
3 N/A Executable da757a7f54158534
9286ca28205f9d3b
7307f678
6150177a2ac5d14f
e785a513752cbe03
Yes N/A N/A United States
4 N/A Executable 8866035fe4c5d92a
1b460d2aacd8ff2e
d3a9cf56
575ec8cd63e55820
0a38168af5e0368a
No 1.2.11 1.2.11 10.108.51.116/32
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