How to Remove “SETUPDCC.EXE”

What is SETUPDCC.EXE?

SETUPDCC.EXE is a legitimate file. This process is known as Setup Application. It belongs to Symantec WinFax PRO and was developed by Symantec Corporation. It is commonly stored in C:\Program files. Malware programmers or cybercriminals write different types of malicious programs and name them as SETUPDCC.EXE to spread virus.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to check if your computer is infected with SETUPDCC.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 SETUPDCC.EXE malware:

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • SETUPDCC.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 SETUPDCC.EXE and open the file location

If the file is located outside C:\Program files, then it is likely that the system is affected with SETUPDCC.EXE malware.

How to remove SETUPDCC.EXE malware from system using Comodo Antivirus?

Ideally, replacing the existing SETUPDCC.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 SETUPDCC.EXE malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 16 January 2011 at 11:40 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Symantec Corporation Executable 667f12b79cb12cc5
b818f058d33b4e71
2dd83e2c
ecfa2d26a21207a4
53074cff98c76127
Virus.Win32.
Parite.gen
No 10.00.2001
.0910
10.00 Indonesia N/A
2 Symantec Corporation Executable 024078948f70f568
3764ea210f8e272b
f4615d5b
49dfa658f03382ef
46c3f0dafa67610e
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 10.00.2002
.1212
10.00 Iran, Islamic Republic of N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 15 December 2009 at 5:36 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Symantec Corporation Executable bf067bea29ee6f36
f942da167b81c446
5fe79496
531619747741cbe1
b78dda0734269170
No 10.00.2002
.1212
10.00 Germany
2 Symantec Corporation Executable a388d9280d3fb0dd
69bb5d620dabda3e
f58c6134
a7b793d8eb23ec9f
496ee9a2fe7cefa4
No 10.00.2001
.0910
10.00 Germany
3 Symantec Corporation Executable 1ca21b2ad9692869
e89a0a5eb0a0ecb9
abd45f79
5f05ede4f80b546e
8bcecfee16f2d920
No 9.02.98.11
28
9.02 Internal Submission
4 Symantec Corporation Executable de80d3be3539095b
a7ab38d2187cf1e5
dfc4ef36
178885a76a9f1b89
59deef08eeacaee1
No 10.00.2002
.1212
10.00 Italy
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