How to Remove “CODECMANAGER.EXE”

What is codecmanager.exe?

codecmanager.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as BSP Codec DL. It belongs to BST dll and was developed by BST.  It is commonly stored in C:\Program Files\Webteh\BSplayerPro\. Malware programmers or cybercriminals write different types of malicious programs and name it as codecmanager.exe to spread virus.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to check if your computer is infected with codecmanager.exe 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 codecmanager.exe malware:

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • codecmanager.exe 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 codecmanager.exe and open the file location

If the file is located outside C:\Program Files\Webteh\BSplayerPro\, then it is likely that the system is affected with codecmanager.exe malware.

How to remove codecmanager.exe malware from system using Comodo Antivirus?

Ideally, replacing the existing codecmanager.exe 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 codecmanager.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 24 October 2011 at 5:58 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 BST Executable d5464aed3a4ecc5e
f5d68f3375622efc
02fb1ac8
f218a5d0f448829b
936f0f0b56010c48
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 1.0.1.91 1.0.1.64 Bulgaria N/A
2 BST Executable 3b5c563064aa8de1
843a83e80b17a233
0309eb54
b01cb90f0b412c6e
e1d8fd9d43a9228c
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 1.0.1.92 1.0.1.64 Egypt N/A
3 BST Executable 59341ea8760cc3ab
497ff982e3691b5f
4b8e7614
01a3352cd08b3d36
921055a3a08b60b0
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 1.0.1.92 1.0.1.64 Romania N/A
4 BST Executable 299a1f2107d41b42
0348ab224982f912
8f165890
86d65bb20463c549
e31fdfa494e87695
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 1.0.1.98 1.0.1.64 Romania N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 26 February 2010 at 9:44 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 BST Executable f54366165ef645a4
21bd8674f19f74ef
a1ec2556
4459444eead70f66
877bf5dc6bfc2adf
No 1.0.1.95 1.0.1.64 10.224.5.40/32
2 BST Executable 285cf9956c516deb
eec38c3f39161ba3
7db03a49
342bad85323e402f
de1de665e681d1b0
No 1.0.1.98 1.0.1.64 10.108.55.52/32
3 BST Executable b264cf16eb822eff
bde5be66a82a3809
4807730f
4f074e26182b981e
1584245af284d3e6
No 1.0.1.101 1.0.1.64 Bulgaria
4 BST Executable 2edd11c587105564
e827c9695e6f8aff
6d35909b
ca4c7335b5949459
8d01de058e316b53
Yes 1.0.1.94 1.0.1.64 10.224.1.62/32
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