How to Remove “WaveletReader.dll”

What is WaveletReader.dll?

The file named WaveletReader.dll is developed by Viewpoint corporation. The program is digitally verified and signed by the company Smith Micro Software Incorporation. It is used by the Viewpoint media player wavelet reader component. The program is safe against viruses. The threat level is 1.

WaveletReader.dll is located in C:\Program Files\smith micro\poser pro\waveletreader.dll. The actual size of the file is 65.3 kilobytes. The latest version of the program known is 3.0.8.17. The file being a non-system process is not an essential DLL program the Windows operating system needs and disabling it will not cause the entire OS to crash or malfunction.

Affected Platform: Windows 2000, XP, Vista

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

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

  • WaveletReader.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\smith micro\poser pro\waveletreader.dll, you should run an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

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

You can either choose to remove WaveletReader.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: 31 October 2010 at 3:17 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Viewpoint Corporation Executable 4eaff055b1272fed
f026ec3aab1b649d
afc9989e
6aad02e256cf5f9f
e24fa5f6ffcc9897
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.A
No 3, 0, 4,
50
3, 0, 4,
50
Slovakia N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 05 June 2008 at 10:25 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Viewpoint Corporation Executable ba85698bff577ce7
3fdf9a10f6f22d71
b0576ca2
f4a2d162c1e19ca8
7bc9ab5308e2e8e7
No 3, 2, 2,
26
3, 2, 2,
26
United States
2 Viewpoint Corporation Executable 2639583b1f142d06
bdc6cc1cdcb76186
73b55ef6
N/A No 3, 0, 8,
17
3, 0, 8,
17
United States
3 Viewpoint Corporation Executable ba85698bff577ce7
3fdf9a10f6f22d71
b0576ca2
f4a2d162c1e19ca8
7bc9ab5308e2e8e7
No 3, 2, 2,
26
3, 2, 2,
26
United Kingdom
4 Viewpoint Corporation Executable 0de70d7e5593e01c
72718245886ff911
673ff40c
b6af615ae9c7c84f
8640bf33cb1691f1
Yes 3, 6, 0,
59
3, 6, 0,
59
Internal Submission
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