How to Remove “Packet.dll”

What is Packet.dll?

The file named Packet.dll is developed by CACE Technologies incorporation. The DLL is properly signed by a digital signing authority and is verified to be safe. The signing authority is provided by Verisign incorporation. It is completely reliable because of security updates from the developer. The threat level of the file is 1.

Packet.dll is located in c:\windows\system32. The total size of the program is confirmed to be 90.5 kilobytes. The latest version of the file is 4.1.0.2001. The program is used by the software WinPcap. Being a non-system process, it can be removed from the list of processes without affecting the operation of the Windows OS.

Affected Platforms: Windows 7, 8, 10

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

  • Look out for these symptoms to check if your PC is infected with Packet.dll malware:
  • Unstable internet connection
  • Packet.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 Packet.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 Packet.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 Packet.dll malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 08 April 2019 at 2:57 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 CACE Technologies Executable ebf19e819cf071f4
440df4269e45df55
3edde71f
e2d3eacc303e6413
abcc29a43e643ec6
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No 4.0.0.703 4.0.0.703 Philippines N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 08 January 2019 at 1:49 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable 2772704e31c34888
8a06dbad250acfd9
9fc2d828
9ca2eb435b77b222
e84a8c1bccf86ab8
No N/A N/A United States
2 N/A Executable 307549c5ea8cd13e
0bac5f4c8afe3a79
b339066b
79d7b217660c5cb5
4c2c9327bf256ded
No N/A N/A United States
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