How to Remove “PluginKernel.dll”

What is PluginKernel.dll?

The file named PluginKernel.dll is developed by Garena Online Pte Limited. The DLL file is digitally verified and signed by the company. It is used for the plugin kernel library. The file is digitally verified and signed by Symantec corporation. It receives prompt security updates from the company. The threat level is 1.

PluginKernel.dll is located in C:\Program Files\garena plus\pluginkernel.dll. The total size of the file is 91.9 kilobytes. The last found version of the DLL file is 1.0.0.0. The file is confirmed to be a non-system process which has access to the system’s registry but doesn’t have any association with the windows operating system.

Affected Platform: Windows 8,10

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

If the file is located outside C:\Program Files\garena plus\pluginkernel.dll, then you should perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware infection.

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 09 December 2008 at 11:30 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable d778b97f5286304b
55f9664cc4422cdd
747993fd
a1f95c8bbb9a2df4
554442490a730858
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No 1, 0, 0, 0 1, 0, 0, 0 Bulgaria N/A
2 N/A Executable e047d9be3a76691c
7b925b75d2fc7a21
a130a3be
171192ef6d94992c
261a5b3e8e4614c7
Unclassified
Malware
No 1, 0, 0, 0 1, 0, 0, 0 China N/A
3 N/A Executable e047d9be3a76691c
7b925b75d2fc7a21
a130a3be
171192ef6d94992c
261a5b3e8e4614c7
Unclassified
Malware
No 1, 0, 0, 0 1, 0, 0, 0 Vietnam N/A
4 N/A Executable ce9f7679096115f8
49daec5ba16a2c39
ba7be178
62fa8a2d500f16b6
be8b511a04808d95
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No 1, 0, 0, 0 1, 0, 0, 0 Bulgaria N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 15 November 2008 at 11:23 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable 92a7e2501fc6e707
5b721afe620fe665
05c0be37
8285931c17eb4366
114c914dd4331577
No N/A N/A Internal Submission
2 N/A Executable fbbe79e4e4c1e0a7
1473b5416be83b21
f244c78f
18aeee721c825b20
a95eca2e0010e767
Yes 1, 0, 0, 0 1, 0, 0, 0 10.224.1.62/32
3 N/A Executable 2356c4c4bf71a3ab
bfea1690ac3f2e89
7a87d393
9a4e1c92397ea893
33e519b410e2dfa2
No 1, 0, 0, 0 1, 0, 0, 0 Taiwan
4 N/A Executable 3acec3ea4e7da580
5bd968a3c7da143c
7d12492c
a784f589439f8fc6
f02a4cd525c897c9
Yes 1, 0, 0, 0 1, 0, 0, 0 Russian Federation
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