How to Remove “PKCS.dll”

What is PKCS.dll?

The file named PKCS.dll is developed by an unknown developer. The program has not been attacked by a Trojan or malware in the past. The file is considered safe in scan reports and is not part of any virus attack. The program has not a role to play in particular software. It has a threat level of 3 due to lack of support.

PKCS.dll is located in c:\windows\system32. The total size of the file and the latest version available cannot be found. The program can be safely removed because it is a non-system process which won’t affect the Windows operating system. Removing it will affect the software but not the OS. 

Affected Platforms: Windows OS
 

How to determine if your computer is infected with PKCS.dll malware?


Look out for these symptoms to check if your PC is infected with PKCS.dll malware:
  • Unstable internet connection
  • PKCS.dll occupies extra CPU space
  • PC processing speed slows down
  • Browser often redirects to irrelevant websites
  • Browser is bombarded with hordes of popup ads
  • Computer screen freezes repeatedly
Take the following steps to diagnose your PC for possible PKCS.dll malware attack:

Step 1: Simultaneously press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.
Step 2: If you notice the file located outside c:\windows\system32, perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

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

Step 1: Download our award-winning 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: Restart your PC after the installation gets over

Step 5: Wait for Comodo Internet Security to update the antivirus.

Step 6: Proceed with the quick scan that automatically begins after the update.

Step 7: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be notified through an alert screen.

Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove PKCS.dll malware from your computer including all other malwares!
0

Malware Entries

No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
Display 4 items per page
  • 4 items per page
  • 8 items per page
  • 16 items per page
  • 32 items per page
18

Safe Entries

First Seen: 05 February 2009 at 8:16 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Garena Executable 1cabebd6d3dcc6db
edc8b7f60a57d769
1b26fb6b
8f73423ab2b3da7a
cab857dd6df3beca
No 1, 0, 0, 0 1, 0, 0, 0 Macedonia
2 Garena Executable 1cabebd6d3dcc6db
edc8b7f60a57d769
1b26fb6b
8f73423ab2b3da7a
cab857dd6df3beca
No 1, 0, 0, 0 1, 0, 0, 0 Malaysia
3 Garena Executable 1cabebd6d3dcc6db
edc8b7f60a57d769
1b26fb6b
8f73423ab2b3da7a
cab857dd6df3beca
No 1, 0, 0, 0 1, 0, 0, 0 Germany
4 N/A Executable c2c74522737a49fe
f16de2d6f058f907
e8b3e2a6
1e9dfb159198ca45
291a452ce86de49f
No N/A N/A Internal Submission
Display 4 items per page
  • 4 items per page
  • 8 items per page
  • 16 items per page
  • 32 items per page
 
Exclusive Offer
Get Free Endpoint Protection
Get Advanced
Endpoint
Protection

Award-Winning Security to Protect Your Clients from Cyber Attacks

Comodo Internet Security Pro

Free Antivirus protection from hackers! Get the ultimate Antivirus solution to keep your PC clean and to remove viruses from a slow or infected PC. Improve the PC performance at home or use it on-the-go!

Get Comodo Internet Security Comodo Internet Security