How to Remove “LMIGUARDIAN.EXE”

What is LMIGuardian.exe?

LMIGuardian.exe is a legitimate process file popularly known as LMIGuardianSvc. It is associated with software LogMeIn developed by LogMeIn. It is located in C:\Program Files by default.

Malware programmers write virus files with malicious scripts and save them as LMIGuardian.exe with an intention to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platforms: Windows OS

How to determine if your computer is infected with LMIGuardian.exe malware?

Look out for the these symptoms to check if your PC is infected with LMIGuardian.exe malware:

  • Unstable internet connection
  • LMIGuardian.exe occupies extra CPU space
  • PC processing speed slows down
  • Browser often redirects to irrelevant websites
  • Browser is bombarded with hordes of popup ads
  • Computer screen freezes repeatedly


Take the following steps to diagnose your PC for possible LMIGuardian.exe malware attack:

Step 1: Simultaneously press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.

Step 2: If you notice the file located outside C:\Program Files perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

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

Step 1: Download our award-winning  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: Restart your PC after the installation gets over

Step 5: Wait for Comodo Internet Security to update the antivirus.

Step 6: Proceed with the quick scan that automatically begins after the update.

Step 7: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be notified through an alert screen.

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 22 April 2012 at 7:40 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 LogMeIn, Inc. Executable c7c6778bd23cfe9d
0c7529932c93f8e4
175c84bc
891f1a990ade79f0
9b25b1b2ae7e144d
Virus.Win32.
Parite.gen
No 9.0.983 9.0.983 Brazil N/A
2 LogMeIn, Inc. Executable eed75444258da2c2
6548d8678a95c32b
4c4986ef
6f50736d31ddb6ce
15b118a77209951f
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 9.0.983 9.0.983 Brazil N/A
3 LogMeIn, Inc. Executable 3808e76f38e900a0
4466d0a4053adf4d
60b3ec02
73de04c4a82734e3
0266e18fc968d996
Worm.Win32.G
ael.A
No 10.1.1586 10.1.1586 Italy N/A
4 LogMeIn, Inc. Executable 85cc2047d6c625dc
6882b05d71208720
42a36378
a1d826f3aa902bcc
c709a3f9361e121f
Virus.Win32.
Parite.gen
Yes 9.0.1310 9.0.1310 Brazil N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 05 June 2008 at 11:08 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 LogMeIn, Inc. Executable 8e9d4313d290af3e
9f34575f5f1d13e1
8e730e1f
6960aeb9f18ddf65
64cb522faebc1183
Yes 10.1.1586 10.1.1586 10.224.1.117/32
2 LogMeIn, Inc. Executable e9ec45edc5fdc1ba
1b5d77d810db1982
2afc4fe7
03acb02756e2017b
c27bacb3c9930e03
Yes 10.1.1586 10.1.1586 10.224.1.117/32
3 LogMeIn, Inc. Executable ab4a9d32d9a5c2a8
cfe67b5ad19650ea
dad03bc8
b73eb8f5cb327a5e
19e6168245b34b92
Yes 10.1.1620 10.1.1620 United States
4 LogMeIn, Inc. Executable 8e9d4313d290af3e
9f34575f5f1d13e1
8e730e1f
6960aeb9f18ddf65
64cb522faebc1183
Yes 10.1.1586 10.1.1586 Internal Submission
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