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: 01 November 2018 at 12:15 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable a6750eff1c114278
97cde06487754dd4
3bad3eab
a5ddc047d6bb7b21
5133b8b9f371896b
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No N/A N/A Hungary N/A
2 N/A Executable c5ec55a52947530f
5de94301fd8aec12
97a4f64b
a28a33540d832280
cf5b3d9097dc94e8
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No N/A N/A Hungary N/A
3 N/A Executable 080f5d72586df297
c6f88f5f569f016f
5587d708
3adcd3640c62c732
8b9d8364fb08f30f
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No N/A N/A Hungary N/A
4 N/A Executable 2ea7d1bbf87b7714
355e8c8290cb8e21
99f47f52
6e877cf56b8cd8a6
a6a00ce6fcf58876
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No N/A N/A Hungary N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 22 July 2008 at 10:52 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable c5f5acd29d2d20e7
c2d5daf0e60a9b31
ab97e40a
440289bb8b622d0d
87159c3a8aafbabb
No 1.2.5 1.2.5 10.224.25.96/32
2 N/A Executable cfa4b12964a9a4e4
433f34ade663592f
680f3de8
d49c2671f68db4ab
ccd390868a041df3
No 1.2.11 1.2.11 United States
3 N/A Executable fe9683107a94485b
ac46554933f4ec00
d4e8b05f
262dc0246eb27015
838251fbb414e699
No N/A N/A 10.224.25.96/32
4 N/A Executable ba48ca82355edf89
7bd7551cc5f59795
02543ead
9bf5449fad6c14be
759637838c100071
Yes 1.2.8 1.2.8 10.224.25.43/32
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