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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Safe Entries

First Seen: 29 January 2017 at 8:30 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
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Version
Product
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1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 2a49236bcb06720a
fd9ebb6163a3eec3
90876767
b9e8c388f7d57d7f
f525937cc236fbea
Yes 10.0.16299
.15
(WinBuild.
160101.080
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10.0.16299
.15
United States
2 N/A Non-executable 3d2350c6accb08c4
5f13506554f2a530
239a6dda
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No N/A N/A United States
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