How to Remove “RarExt.dll”

What is RarExt.dll?

The file named RarExt.dll is developed by Alexander Roshal. The program has a valid digital signature provided by Win.rar GmbH. The file is used by the Winrar application and its shell extension module. The DLL is safe because of the security updates rolled out by the company. The threat level is 1.

RarExt.dll is located in C:\Program Files\winrar\rarext.dll. The file size has been found to be 180 kilobytes. The version of the program available is 5.0.0. It is a non-system process and runs in the background whenever Winrar is used. The file is made for the Windows operating system but if disabled will have no performance dips.

Affected Platform: Windows 7,8,10
 

How to check if your computer is infected with RarExt.dll  malware?

Each malware is different and causes unique problems to the system. You will notice one or several of the following symptoms if your system is infected with RarExt.dll  malware:

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • RarExt.dll  file is taking more of your CPU memory 
  • System performance is very low
  • Browser is redirected to some strange websites
  • Interference of annoying popup ads
  • Other malwares infiltrate into the system
To further establish the malware infection, 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 RarExt.dll  and open the file location.
If the file is located outside C:\Program Files\winrar\rarext.dll, then it is likely that the system is affected with RarExt.dll  malware.

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

Ideally, replacing the existing RarExt.dll  file on your computer with a different version procured from the internet is advisable. To remove the file using Comodo's trusted and effective antivirus software, follow the steps below:

Step 1: Download the award-winning Comodo 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: Once the Installation is Finished, restart your PC.

Step 5: It will take some time for the Comodo Internet Security to update the antivirus.

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

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

Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove RarExt.dll  malware from your computer including all other malwares!
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Malware Entries

First Seen: 26 October 2018 at 7:41 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
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Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable abfbd713839b7d35
dd96362275601e26
b4084213
44ba48d60788bc6d
3dd481223216ac7d
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No N/A N/A 5.176.218.43/32 N/A
2 Alexander Roshal Executable 3d9357e26f0b2f97
f0ed6c10b8172fc4
05b68d28
a1acf7fb7940c21f
f8172ccd5c8e2297
Virus.Win32.
Floxif.A
Yes 5.71.0 5.71.0 154.125.51.99/32 N/A
3 N/A Executable 400d3d4949355b20
bc360eb1e839324c
e067f88b
ee0a0618614f62aa
c8ff71240bd837fa
Virus.Win32.
Floxif.A
No N/A N/A South Africa N/A
4 N/A Executable 2e4719b98d468ccc
be13a9ad3783b745
7bc977a2
760d6fe9ccc2d6cc
bf6559ccb0091409
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No N/A N/A Syrian Arab Republic N/A
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