How to Remove “CDAC15BA.SYS”

What is cdac15ba.sys?

Originally developed by Macrovision Europe, cdac15ba.sys is a legitimate file process and also called as Macrovision SECURITY Driver that is associated with Security Windows NT.  It is located in C:\Program Files by default.

cdac15ba.sys virus is created when malware authors write virus files and name them after cdac15ba.sys with an aim to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to check if your computer is infected with cdac15ba.sys malware?

If your system is affected by cdac15ba.sys malware, you will notice one or the several below symptoms:
cdac15ba.sys occupies an unusually large CPU memory

  • Erratic internet connection
  • Your browser is bombarded with annoying popup ads
  • Computer screen freezes
  • PC's processing speed suffers
  • You are redirected to unknown websites

To pinpoint the virus file location, take the following steps:

Step 1: Press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys at once to open Task Manager.

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

How to remove cdac15ba.sys malware from system using Comodo Cleaning Essentials?

You can either choose to remove cdac15ba.sys and other malwares using Comodo Antivirus, or Comodo Cleaning Essentials (CCE) – both of which are absolutely free to download! CCE is a set of computer security tools designed to help you identify and remove malwares and unsafe processes from an infected computer.

To remove malwares using CCE, take the following steps:

1. Check the system requirements and download the feature-rich CCE suite for free.

2. After installation, choose the type of scan you want to perform. CCE offers 3 scan options to get rid of malwares from a PC:

  • Smart Scan: Does a scan on critical areas of your system.
  • Full Scan: Does a complete scan of your system.
  • Custom Scan: Does a scan only on selected items.

The process to initiate the above mentioned scans are self-explanatory and thus, easy-to-use. 
Additionally, it's recommended that you approve of any updates that the CCE will prompt you about to ensure it does a better job of identifying all the latest threats.

3. Click 'Next' to view the results.
Regardless of the type of scan you choose, the results will sometimes show false positive (flagging files that are actually safe), which has to be ignored. Only select the files you want to get rid of.

4. Click 'Apply' to apply the selected operations to the threats. The selected operations will be applied.

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Malware Entries

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Name
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File
Version
Product
Version
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 27 June 2008 at 2:26 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Macrovision Europe Ltd Executable 4fd9a75e29fa24d1
931e544318fea08e
039d182f
08f60f40d1a2a95a
1f12eddbd9f25c1c
No 3.17.000 3.17.000
Windows NT
2002/07/01
5.105.13.137/32
2 Macrovision Corporation, Macrovision Europe Limited, and Macrovision Japan and Asia K.K. Executable 5d2aa11f1c75eb32
be440b3147adc966
9210469f
982563cf02cd6d4e
5d8e0f4b5cbb9b6a
No 3.21.000 SECURITY
Driver
3.21.000
2003/12/10
10.224.1.115/32
3 Macrovision Europe Ltd Executable 4fd9a75e29fa24d1
931e544318fea08e
039d182f
08f60f40d1a2a95a
1f12eddbd9f25c1c
No 3.17.000 3.17.000
Windows NT
2002/07/01
Italy
4 Macrovision Europe Ltd Executable 4fd9a75e29fa24d1
931e544318fea08e
039d182f
08f60f40d1a2a95a
1f12eddbd9f25c1c
No 3.17.000 3.17.000
Windows NT
2002/07/01
Internal Submission
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