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.

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 03 February 2018 at 5:05 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Politecnico di Torino Executable a6f97f6bec5c220f
3cbfcaf29c83a410
6e75769e
582eb2157e34d3b7
04079e88f9445fcc
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No 2, 3, 0,
33
2, 3, 0,
33
Bulgaria N/A
2 CACE Technologies Executable 6f282985d4b2c025
27c4eccd022171c9
b214400e
57bcde288037a3e3
c2c275c42d15ca86
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No 4.0.0.703 4.0.0.703 United States N/A
3 CACE Technologies, Inc. Executable e0f64b2eaec393e7
bab80f6b3ed53c70
009161a9
ce7ddbead61f1206
919b976537161891
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.A
No 4.1.0.2001 4.1.0.2001 United States N/A
4 N/A Executable 424e5e2aa84d4eae
8ada731e3707344a
287a660e
0711ede608c8e9d7
1ffd8b2be9c63563
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No N/A N/A 185.104.253.51/32 N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 08 August 2008 at 9:14 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 CACE Technologies, Inc. Executable bfb60b4072f4533d
8497f3d90631f818
e345bcc6
1250bef11bfa086f
772cd2a273bc036e
Yes 4.1.0.2001 4.1.0.2001 United States
2 Insecure.Com LLC. Executable 8311532db29ae7e0
d87582d4d0ffb5f6
80ecb9e5
ff52d4eabcc455e9
e5711d050e1be4da
Yes 0.94 0.94 United States
3 Riverbed Technology, Inc. Executable a073bad097f9b0dd
864d151c627a5897
3fe0ae0f
7c6e1bfa60e48e31
2ab1b1ba082fa600
Yes 4.1.0.2980 4.1.0.2980 10.108.51.184/32
4 CACE Technologies Executable 0bfdbfc92f3ec6d6
b0cbdb004877c215
d33c537d
9eed2872b375f2bb
fe068c5e213162b4
Yes 4.0.2.1340
.Pro
4.0.2.1340
.Pro
United States
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