How to Remove “MFInfou.dll”

What is MFInfou.dll?

The file named MFInfou.dll is developed by Creative Technology Limited. The program is used by the software Creative Media File Information module. It doesn’t have a proper digital signature but is secured by the developer with prompt updates. The file has not been part of malware attack and is safe. It has a threat level of 1.

MFInfou.dll is located in C:\Program Files\creative\smartfill wizard\mfinfou.dll. The total size of the file is 39.5 kilobytes. The last seen version of the program is 1.0.1.0. The program is a non-system process. In a scenario, if the DLL file is found to be harmful or found to be infected by a virus, it can be removed. The OS will not have any issues if this one goes missing.

Affected Platform: Windows Vista,7

How to detect whether your system is affected by MFInfou.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 MFInfou.dll file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\matlab701\bin\win32\ folder, then you should perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware infection.

How does Comodo Antivirus help you to protect your system from MFInfou.dll malware?

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 27 November 2010 at 2:26 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Creative Technology Ltd Executable 64a25dd3378c66f2
370cf4a257c479bf
3572f060
ec1e941d79bc99df
b31334fa89765133
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.H
No 1.4.1.0 1.0.1.0 United Kingdom N/A
2 Creative Technology Ltd Executable 41d56dc054a52784
5b9b815da39b9608
5d1249ed
0c1bb67d5275985b
cb75821b795dfc53
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.H
No 1.4.1.0 1.0.1.0 United Kingdom N/A
3 Creative Technology Ltd Executable 15f51c98cb401e09
11b2a9a73a607944
ab10e83b
0f305017465ae683
54d2855d14070889
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.H
No 1.4.1.0 1.0.1.0 United Kingdom N/A
4 Creative Technology Ltd Executable 11261ff82a7b5922
0509856e9cd1790a
9ae50242
93a831d398bba1a9
9bb847297d852dff
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.H
No 1.4.1.0 1.0.1.0 United Kingdom N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 14 April 2009 at 9:51 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Creative Technology Ltd Executable ef656e160cf46132
a2d6a171abc85660
9b2a39d4
557130389b84c0cb
764726c3397570b6
No 1.5.3.0 1.0.1.0 10.100.130.251/32
2 Creative Technology Ltd Executable ef656e160cf46132
a2d6a171abc85660
9b2a39d4
557130389b84c0cb
764726c3397570b6
No 1.5.3.0 1.0.1.0 198.20.167.84/32
3 Creative Technology Ltd Executable 6b2735376f66cf6a
f66140b71e9db882
9e0e6ed5
805f84f445ccc443
8841eb26f352a882
No 1.4.1.0 1.0.1.0 Internal Submission
4 Creative Technology Ltd Executable 6d5af9ffc287ede7
5205509133b9c257
8f79b439
28b748ea8a45f971
e1918b34e1992eaa
No 1.5.2.0 1.0.1.0 Internal Submission
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