How to Remove “GdiPlus.dll”

What is GdiPlus.dll?

The file named GdiPlus.dll is developed by Microsoft Corporation. The program is digitally verified and signed by the company making it generally safe to work with. The signing authority is provided by VeriSign Incorporation while the digital signature is from Lenovo Beijing Limited. The threat level of the file is 1. Proper security updates secure it against any malware or Trojan attack.

GdiPlus.dll is located in C:\Program Files\lenovo\lenovo veriface\uninstall\gdiplus.dll. The total size of the file is 1.7 megabytes. The latest version of the file available is 5.2.7600.16385. The program is used by the software Microsoft GDI+ and is a system process used by the Windows operating system. It shouldn’t be removed unless found to be compromised by malware or Trojan.

Affected Platform: Windows 7,8,10

How to check if your computer is infected with GdiPlus.dll 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 GdiPlus.dll malware:

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • GdiPlus.dll 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 GdiPlus.dll and open the file location

If the file is located outside C:\Windows\System32, then it is likely that the system is affected with GdiPlus.dll malware.

How to remove GdiPlus.dll malware from system using Comodo Antivirus?

Ideally, replacing the existing GdiPlus.dll 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 GdiPlus.dll malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 13 September 2018 at 5:19 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 3a6c546d1a7ca26a
0376611a165e7928
6b42fba9
27a5b5f035915bd2
270121876cbfa6bf
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.A
No 5.1.3102.2
180
(xpsp_sp2_
rtm.040803
-2158)
5.1.3102.2
180
Indonesia N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 7d97449f54e91795
b7815abc9dfee802
a893178b
f59f2c5376d07e0a
88ef6d704af4cefc
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No 6.0.3275.0 6.0.3275.0 10.224.25.40/32 N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable f0ca7c5b73eb7749
462a17f0f882f641
0c014485
ce90b971955dfe4b
0a4fe1be8625c280
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No 5.1.3102.5
581
(xpsp_sp3_
qfe.080415
-1416)
5.1.3102.5
581
165.16.33.219/32 N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 04 June 2008 at 8:04 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable ed787b627d1c2ed4
d459a512d1c710a3
40c47e12
12e48bbdd85ee557
093b9730772c1999
No 6.0.3275.0 6.0.3275.0 United States
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 0c19587f18dc9787
5c5f23fc01e2b5bb
eef7733f
fd021e0db908ecbd
76c5ea69f7eecc59
No 5.1.3102.3
352
(xpsp_sp2_
qfe.080415
-1302)
5.1.3102.3
352
10.108.51.155/32
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable f6c2b5168bca5f6e
6eb930f7688bb8b8
634cb582
b5625560cda13a81
d367b32e6f9fc4ac
No 5.1.3102.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-2105)
5.1.3102.5
512
United States
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 16492bfe4c4e0d2a
374934e00a80b893
4bd01ca3
4721ab485e0c29cd
1617a5f296b9cc47
No 5.2.6001.2
2319
(vistasp1_
ldr.081126
-1506)
5.2.6001.2
2319
10.224.25.45/32
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