How to Remove “VID.EXE”

What is Vid.exe?

Vid.exe is a legitimate process file popularly known as Logitech Vid HD. It belongs to Logitech Vid HD software, developed by Logitech. It is located in C:\Program Files by default. Malware programmers write virus files with malicious scripts and save them as Vid.exe with an intention to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platforms: Windows OS

How to determine if your computer is infected with malware?

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

  • Unstable internet connection
  • Vid.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 Vid.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 Vid.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 Vid.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 27 October 2011 at 1:32 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 3b657ab9a1afbc8e
c7cdb83be14f2bcd
10b625fc
67f275dc5dd4c322
8226b328fb5d6e75
Unclassified
Malware
No 3, 3, 8, 1 N/A Internal Submission N/A
2 Pielcelestial Executable 8976807b611a2b10
3c08ac56087ad61c
7a66a715
698f28163e50b14b
36ce29ab10e1efee
TrojWare.Win
32.VBKrypt.I
VMX
No 6666.6666.
6666
6666.6666.
6666
Internal Submission N/A
3 N/A Executable cfd8d9145a3432e1
44a7096d92be47ad
10a52ddc
9e39bd9c556bfba6
78674d43162f8355
TrojWare.Win
32.VB.rrp
No 1.00 1.00 Internal Submission N/A
4 Setup Executable 0b55e56a6add6b4d
d4ceff475a0018a2
03d02a5a
8300c91b40229b42
301aebc6d8859907
Application.
Win32.Agent.
~AVL
No 1.0.0.1 1.0.0.1 Internal Submission N/A
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27

Safe Entries

First Seen: 20 November 2008 at 5:02 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Logitech Inc. Executable e189d64c5f5679b2
f3289c66fd720eb2
bd84b200
f3f743635e8158e0
d06614fbe2a7e6cd
Yes 7, 2,
7240, 0
7, 2,
7240, 0
176.14.75.239/32
2 N/A Executable b474b82d7778e6aa
abdbd0d7bc84885b
2e7695a9
b8e699b4e99b1cc0
cd230c5c79676b84
No 0.1 0.1 Internal Submission
3 Logitech Inc. Executable 1a082c0c19f5f37b
0c38c49ff538ef42
c0bf1d27
23359b82572c0133
2f126480f448009f
No 6, 0,
6904, 0
6, 0,
6904, 0
United Kingdom
4 Logitech Inc. Executable f99c185735043a20
811a3d2fb0b91398
f8f61505
e1473471169ec64c
57b49f9c984dfb1a
Yes 6, 1,
6909, 0
6, 1,
6909, 0
United Kingdom
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  • 16 items per page
  • 32 items per page
 
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