How to Remove “Utility.dll”

What is Utility.dll?

The file named Utility.dll is developed by Future Dial Limited. The file is used by HTC UPCT and the utility module related to it. It has been scanned multiple times and considered to be safe. There is no malware, virus or Trojan attacks carried out using the particular DLL file. The threat level is 1.

Utility.dll is located in C:\Program Files\htc\htc sync 3.0\utility.dll. The total size of the DLL file is 172 kilobytes. The latest version of the DLL found is 1.0.0.44. The non-system process is not an integral program for the Windows operating system to run efficiently. It can be disabled or uninstalled without any consequences.

Affected Platform: Windows Vista,7.

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

If your system is affected by Utility.dll malware, you will notice one or several of the symptoms below:

  • Utility.dll occupies an unusually large CPU memory
  • Erratic internet connection
  • Your browser is bombarded with annoying popup ads
  • Computer screen freezes
  • PC's processing speed suffers
  • You are redirected to unknown websites

To pinpoint the virus file location, take the following steps:

Step 1: Press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys at once to open Task Manager.
Step 2: If you notice the file located outside C:\Program Files\htc\htc sync 3.0\utility.dll. you should run an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

How to remove Utility.dll malware from system using Comodo Cleaning Essentials?

You can either choose to remove Utility.dll and other malwares using Comodo Antivirus, or Comodo Cleaning Essentials (CCE) – both of which are absolutely free to download! CCE is a set of computer security tools designed to help you identify and remove malwares and unsafe processes from an infected computer.

To remove malwares using CCE, take the following steps:

1. Check the system requirements and download the feature-rich CCE suite for free.
2. After installation, choose the type of scan you want to perform. CCE offers 3 scan options to get rid of malwares from a PC:

  • Smart Scan: Does a scan on critical areas of your system.
  • Full Scan: Does a complete scan of your system.
  • Custom Scan: Does a scan only on selected items.

The process to initiate the above mentioned scans are self-explanatory and thus, easy-to-use. 

Additionally, it's recommended that you approve of any updates that the CCE will prompt you about to ensure it does a better job of identifying all the latest threats.

3. Click 'Next' to view the results.

Regardless of the type of scan you choose, the results will sometimes show false positive (flagging files that are actually safe), which has to be ignored. Only select the files you want to get rid of.

4. Click 'Apply' to apply the selected operations to the threats. The selected operations will be applied.

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 26 October 2011 at 6:03 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable f26f2b6de6896d4b
d6db955bba9281a1
639da0cd
0e3edeb6196a112a
0922c321ebc29003
Backdoor.Win
32.Agent.KYU
No N/A N/A Taiwan N/A
2 N/A Executable e96ebe78e95d0694
5549583eb5ef3f9f
fb15937b
f93d8f5cc4c48a3a
60843d6b180a0d4e
Unclassified
Malware
No N/A N/A Internal Submission N/A
3 360.cn Executable 483847a10afba464
70585071c6de1511
e95722c7
2798cb161e5dbe75
1941e0eefcb3a0d0
Unclassified
Malware
No 3, 0, 0,
2103
3, 0, 0,
2103
Internal Submission N/A
4 N/A Executable d58426eb7acb511b
0d054f3a85c01aff
010dcd26
0c9d5aea6694c34a
2a223cd6822d1622
Unclassified
Malware
No N/A N/A Internal Submission N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 05 April 2011 at 10:10 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 深圳市驱动人生软件技术有限公司 Executable 9366ebf8a0f8378b
4e269388e12a713e
c076ddb6
38cdf4220086b0a8
0d29609235ddae4b
Yes 1, 0, 0, 4 1, 0, 0, 4 Internal Submission
2 Leawo Software Executable a5930c8dc6fd598c
5fa0d72a104a01dd
0621a762
bb7a56f6c777aa7b
4eeb95d234953591
No 2.0.0.1 2, 0, 0, 1 Internal Submission
3 - Executable a31dea7e988a7581
94dc4c703af252fe
4cbc11cb
c4dbd98c6b678f7f
5327d06542bea4c7
No 1, 7, 0, 1 1, 7, 0, 1 United States
4 N/A Executable b97c6f6c5c74a8f5
c2de63d6d40908bd
ffede8fa
058a1f2e007c624a
8b7b1226372bcde5
Yes N/A N/A China
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