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.

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 30 January 2018 at 6:15 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Adobe Systems Incorporated Executable d8a01ecb95619fb1
f450e8f444cad5dc
324bc474
fe5ec903ccaaf3b9
99af0ef7edb4f91d
EmailWorm.Wi
n32.Runonce.
~v001
Yes 18.9.20050
.254034
18.9.20050
.254034
Turkey N/A
2 Adobe Systems Incorporated Executable 2294d6ec25a2e6de
2dd3109ba51cf7e8
15d6b977
246e03569ff60ae5
ef41c806f52e1717
Win32.Jeefo.
A
No 18.9.20050
.254034
18.9.20050
.254034
176.118.43.3/32 N/A
3 Adobe Systems Incorporated Executable 34551da2147a4eaa
155a2bb6ab468607
7fee8e18
34f57228aa339919
5d9b7943adf19f32
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 9.3.0.148 9.3.0.148 Russian Federation N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 29 September 2008 at 8:19 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Non-executable f1e2a132f48ec328
6a3783f73228a7ab
46e2a139
ca691dd0cadd4698
952d0121c3e485cc
No N/A N/A 10.108.51.235/32
2 Adobe Systems Incorporated Executable 63829f36a781f385
330deebd3c468445
75a91d26
358f5f9aaa7b576b
b4fe74ce6e61323c
No 5.0.5.2001
092400
5.0.5.0 198.20.167.84/32
3 Adobe Systems Incorporated Executable 3ffb499a8cb2ec33
fec9995c1cca9410
26d3b938
4a071c9cc4bc4124
9f0918085cde6745
No 6.0.0.2003
051900
6.0.0.2003
051900
United States
4 Adobe Systems Incorporated Executable abbdb00bc113d947
04c83e38c7ed66a3
6e2a4324
23afc93b97969175
c15dd89616a01016
No 4.0.000 4.0.000 United States
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