How to Remove “ATL80.dll”

What is ATL80.DLL?

The file named ATL80.dll is developed by Microsoft corporation and is a non-system process. The program is always used by Microsoft Visual Studio software 2005 edition and will run in the background in the task manager. It stores data in the system’s registry and has access to the same which makes it a potential target for malware developers.

ATL80.dll is located in C:\Windows\WinSxS\x86_microsoft.vc80.atl_1fc8b3b9a1e18e3b_8.0.50727.4053_none_d1c738ec43578ea1\. The latest version of the file available is 8.0 and it has not been detected as a threat because of the official support Microsoft renders it.

If found running, it can be stopped manually as it doesn’t affect system’s performance directly. The program is an ATL module for Windows – Unicode.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to detect whether your system is affected by ATL80.DLL?

Viruses can easily affect and corrupt “.exe” files causing several system malfunctions. Below are the symptoms to check if your system is infected with the malware:

  • Problem during computer startup.
  • Problem during program startup.
  • Errors while running specific functions.
  • Damaged and missing link files.
  • Conflict in the process.
  • Missing or corrupted driver files.
  • Invalid Windows registry.
  • Hardware malfunction.

To further establish the infection of malware, 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 ATL80.DLL file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Windows\WinSxS\x86_microsoft.vc80.atl_1fc8b3b9a1e18e3b_8.0.50727.4053_none_d1c738ec43578ea1\  then you
should perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware infection.

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 26 March 2018 at 6:04 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable e7921bf43c67bc66
54ce27e82f5e26e7
e9d268c6
6b7c23e31d25818f
0b5e45e42a9741ec
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No 8.00.50727
.4053
8.00.50727
.4053
China N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 9d399d6eace83284
d5ef60d3c32306a7
e4e7ee9d
42b3266ebcfad2ec
4c34d1437ef7211f
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No 8.00.50727
.4053
8.00.50727
.4053
Taiwan N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 762e15da4ab0eaf8
430f6ef564598e04
7b454777
4c3faa1faadd269a
cf4518e0a6ee83e3
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No 8.00.50727
.4053
8.00.50727
.4053
Taiwan N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable ccf9fcd3b70e7960
c9b47c03ec920e23
67d5ebf8
6a1defcce4960782
6c62877511163048
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No 8.00.50727
.4053
8.00.50727
.4053
Taiwan N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 19 July 2008 at 6:18 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 2fec223d81f786bd
159222ba783a848d
0ce0d1ee
16b206229b2a348c
8bcd8b5a6102a979
No 8.00.50727
.42
8.00.50727
.42
10.108.51.216/32
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable a110738dbcd723b9
a8bb99a304a5bbba
b9a56fc1
2965a30d2e97c5f1
cdca8a8830a73e84
No 8.00.50727
.42
8.00.50727
.42
United States
3 N/A Executable 5207ea4bb4fa6167
3981e9c76e5696d8
75e4167c
c96669b2f18e6e27
3ab6625efb6f55f6
No N/A N/A 10.0.17.146/32
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 311d8a3f6ac53382
9b96760e33eda2df
400910b5
703ca9a02124e0d3
77aecd0a0514d3d2
No 8.00.50727
.4053
8.00.50727
.4053
United States
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