How to Remove “BrImgPDF.dll”

What is BrImgPDF.dll?

The file named BrImgPDF.dll is developed by Brother Industries Limited. It is used by the software named Brother BrimgPDF. While the program is done by a known developer and receives proper security updates, it has been infected by malware at certain instances. The file has a threat level of 4 as it is infected by a virus and identified positive in 45 out of 68 scans.

BrImgPDF.dll is located in c:\windows\system32. The total size of the program is unknown. The latest version of the file available is 4.1.3.1. The DLL program is a target for malware and as it has already been compromised by virus, it is easy to use it to gain access to the system registry. It is a non-system process and can be disabled at any point.

Affected Platform: Windows XP,Vista

How to check if your computer is infected with BrImgPDF.dll malware?

If your system is affected by BrImgPDF.dll malware, you will notice one or several of the symptoms below:

  • BrImgPDF.dll 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 BrImgPDF.dll malware from system using Comodo Cleaning Essentials?

You can either choose to remove BrImgPDF.dll 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:

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

  1. 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.

  1. Click 'Apply' to apply the selected operations to the threats. The selected operations will be applied.
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Malware Entries

First Seen: 17 October 2010 at 10:10 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Brother Industries,LTD. Executable e7e5f939304f8d3c
2d5c6a068fa7500c
cc35d15b
e62bfc206152667e
d1cde3fb8ea28dd6
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No 4, 1, 3, 1 4, 1, 3, 1 103.69.97.180/32 N/A
2 Brother Industries,LTD. Executable 5b528767be7c727a
10426682a1652fab
5d699ebf
6af4cbc2c6d7d980
0677ed0166bbc44a
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No 3, 6, 2, 3 3, 6, 2, 3 Poland N/A
3 Brother Industries,LTD. Executable 1f649035450b88c6
6ebfe90041268501
bfb4439b
7275acb29423af2e
69535cb64b7040a4
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.H
No 2, 0, 0, 0 2, 0, 0, 0 Poland N/A
4 Brother Industries,LTD. Executable eb48eed1b85b0617
d319df2b9e973b4e
6bc1f49f
3b93fdca4acaa5bf
517d425dc79e82cd
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.A
No 2, 1, 1, 0 2, 1, 1, 0 United Kingdom N/A
Display 4 items per page
  • 4 items per page
  • 8 items per page
  • 16 items per page
  • 32 items per page
32

Safe Entries

First Seen: 13 June 2009 at 8:15 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Brother Industries,LTD. Executable 9a0dfd5e60198c00
e6eed9b87f782595
049c2cb2
f83b8bd8f7c73dbe
83778ac110f283dd
No 3, 6, 3, 4 3, 6, 3, 4 Poland
2 Brother Industries,LTD. Executable 79f0c5af8a6f478f
584a30a9e90f706a
8a9fedb2
9c04ba7721a7abc4
f3f3aa8912c17926
No 4.1.10.1 4.1.10.1 United States
3 Brother Industries,LTD. Executable f4d6c0fdf03e0ffc
81b973a70d38d799
7b723ade
9f01faab70cbd0b4
791d8d4227da54b2
No 3, 6, 2, 3 3, 6, 2, 3 10.224.1.57/32
4 Brother Industries,LTD. Executable f4d6c0fdf03e0ffc
81b973a70d38d799
7b723ade
9f01faab70cbd0b4
791d8d4227da54b2
No 3, 6, 2, 3 3, 6, 2, 3 Canada
Display 4 items per page
  • 4 items per page
  • 8 items per page
  • 16 items per page
  • 32 items per page
 

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