How to Remove “AcroRd32.exe”

What is AcroRd32.exe?

AcroRd32.exe is an executable file required to run Adobe Acrobat Reader in a computer. It is an important component needed to view pdf documents. It is usually located at C:\Program Files\Adobe\Acrobat x.0\Reader\. If the file is located anywhere else than the designated address, you should understand that the computer is infected with malware. This type of virus typically freezes all applications in the computer, hence creating nuisance.

Affected Platform: Windows

How to find system is affected by acroRd32.exe malware?

Step 1: Press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys in combination to open Task Manager

Step 2: Right click on the AcroRD32.exe

Step 3: If the file is found somewhere else other than at C:\Program Files\Adobe\Acrobat x.0\Reader\, then you can conclude that the system is affected with malware.

How to remove the Acrord32.exe file from system?

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 24 September 2018 at 2:53 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Adobe Systems Incorporated Executable 0bf595349b6dbe0e
24ceb1192ff5932c
caae4a02
7601d13900bb3190
9435382ed5fec65b
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 4.05 4.05 156.209.249.25/32 N/A
2 Adobe Systems Incorporated Executable db9cacdd52a3e795
7adb3ca81d3e832a
9d1167f1
0c580121504b190a
dfb0347ff7148bf9
Virus.Win32.
Parite.gen
Yes 10.1.2.45 10.1.2.45 Italy N/A
3 Adobe Systems Incorporated Executable 53ca071431a3e503
2191761e89130acc
6b909d15
95482aaed0e90669
edfb090bdbaadfea
Virus.Win32.
Parite.gen
Yes 9.0.0.2008
061200
9.0.0.2008
061200
Senegal N/A
4 Adobe Systems Incorporated Executable 93dd29593cdd76f3
e9d0ff17ef10ae85
c350ab08
23a64693af4fcf48
a5046cf9cd9c04f7
Unclassified
Malware
Yes 10.1.4.38 10.1.4.38 Taiwan N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 03 October 2018 at 5:54 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Non-executable ddc5d3f28984329b
0358a4a2f21d21cb
b9b6b19a
2661fcc59911191c
7243cf03fdc3735c
No N/A N/A Hungary
Display 4 items per page
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  • 8 items per page
  • 16 items per page
  • 32 items per page
 
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