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: 04 June 2018 at 8:44 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 777ae6e46ae2ab9f
adc7f40117d35a29
534deeb9
3705433eb7c35aec
831389f194739c3f
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No 5.1.3102.5
581
(xpsp_sp3_
qfe.080415
-1416)
5.1.3102.5
581
Indonesia N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 6a29b10840d1245f
c12934d50e656ac4
afdcf9c8
6636ba10253f04b5
018f8c1047ceca64
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No 5.2.6001.2
2319
(vistasp1_
ldr.081126
-1506)
5.2.6001.2
2319
United States N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 1ea6b260179bf7bc
edc58cbd446c4129
3b6faee1
79e3a3f6339acb51
72603857792a85f5
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No 5.2.6001.2
2319
(vistasp1_
ldr.081126
-1506)
5.2.6001.2
2319
United States N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable e8bf95daefe4f448
3da96b882ff00698
f6ab055a
71f41496389e6903
db8f15e44094300e
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No 5.2.6001.2
2319
(vistasp1_
ldr.081126
-1506)
5.2.6001.2
2319
United States N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 03 June 2008 at 8:53 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 16492bfe4c4e0d2a
374934e00a80b893
4bd01ca3
4721ab485e0c29cd
1617a5f296b9cc47
No 5.2.6001.2
2319
(vistasp1_
ldr.081126
-1506)
5.2.6001.2
2319
United States
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable c38988e544df349b
cfe4b51cb383ab20
6e2fc06b
3317698f2090dd81
1f0aa93190e13c82
Yes 5.1.3097.0
(xpclient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.3097.0 United States
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 30eba395ea86965d
750d4ffefb257d53
91595b2c
ad5ce3c874a6229d
4b80f977faf6ef87
No 6.3.9600.1
6384
(winblue_r
tm.130821-
1623)
6.3.9600.1
6384
United States
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable da5c6732c2fad941
b3b46002ac540d02
52823503
a08ef2fc9b3e6881
28e89d9c193f7652
No 5.1.3102.5
581
(xpsp_sp3_
qfe.080415
-1416)
5.1.3102.5
581
10.108.51.116/32
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