How to Remove “NTOSKRNL.EXE”

What is Ntoskrnl.exe?


Ntoskrnl.exe is a legitimate file,  and also called as Windows NT operating system kernerl its developed by Microsoft Corporation for windows  NT operating system.  It is responsible for hardware visualization, memory and process management. 

It is commonly stored in  C:\Windows\System32, Since it is very essential file for Microsoft NT Operating system the malware programmers or cyber criminals wirte the different types of malicious program and named as Ntoskrnl.exe to make damage the software and hardware.
 
Affected Platform: Windows OS


How to check if your computer is infected with Ntoskrnl.exe  malware?       

When the internet connection is highly fluctuating, or if you find that the ntoskrnl.exe file taking more cpu memory or if the system performance is very low, or if it redirects to some irrelevant websites or if you tend to get any unwanted popups then the system might be inffected by ntoskrnl.exe.

To confirm the same, go to task manager by pressing the combination of keys ctrl+alt+del and go to the process tab  and right click on the ntoskrnl.exe and check for its location, if the location is commonly stored in  C:\Windows\System32 then the system is not affected by ntoskrnl.exe, if the location is somewhere else then the system is affected by ntoskrnl.exe malware.    

How to remove the Ntoskrnl.exe file from system using Comodo Antivirus?

Step 1: Download the award-winning Free Internet Security.
 
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.
 
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 the Ntoskrnl.exe virus from your computer including all other malwares!
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Malware Entries

First Seen: 07 March 2018 at 11:09 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable f02824ea23172365
5a52267d0e09f9da
c1bbf404
2e248f5265672e72
4341778192af7c3f
Win32.Neshta
.A
No N/A N/A Turkey N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable b94241523c3a0095
4d0efd06f4b24f77
cfbe273a
dc228a019571e3c5
cc0ea0d7902d79a2
Virus.Win32.
Alman.A
No 5.2.3790.4
922
(srv03_sp2
_gdr.11102
5-0634)
5.2.3790.4
922
Taiwan N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable ff538b50c660e8c5
0a693fefb0299754
0db6db44
911ba053e5e2ac6a
037275f0918a5202
Virus.Win32.
Alman.A
No 5.2.3790.4
789
(srv03_sp2
_qfe.10101
9-0340)
5.2.3790.4
789
Taiwan N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 1e5a8fd17016a2c9
7ba98e6b4158a625
3d456f2e
89ccc765f18685cd
4b3436318c298efe
Virus.Win32.
Alman.A
No 5.2.3790.4
922
(srv03_sp2
_qfe.11102
5-0634)
5.2.3790.4
922
Taiwan N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 30 October 2009 at 9:23 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 ReactOS(R) Foundation Executable 2fbffe7427dc84d0
6dd0648e1b44b9ea
9c9de2f7
9bf35a2a1fa48efe
1b4edd40d0a0b09c
No 5.2.3790.3
959
5.2.3790.3
959
Romania
2 N/A Non-executable 3d2350c6accb08c4
5f13506554f2a530
239a6dda
3817ba63cb285e21
f890280acbf299c1
No N/A N/A 10.0.17.142/32
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 8f221da60f4352ba
12aaa70ade47c4b4
e27037cb
4c50c978909d7bd4
40da2cb8f51b149b
No 5.1.2600.5
857
(xpsp_sp3_
gdr.090804
-1435)
5.1.2600.5
857
United States
4 N/A Non-executable 3d2350c6accb08c4
5f13506554f2a530
239a6dda
3817ba63cb285e21
f890280acbf299c1
No N/A N/A 10.108.51.235/32
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