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 e258fcdd3f66d8fe
0361d21362fbab57
ff419cec
7b09a90ef4d9bc01
304f5f7c4f15eb3d
Unclassified
Malware
Yes 11.0.10.32 11.0.10.32 Indonesia N/A
3 Adobe Systems Incorporated Executable 9f71e9a63bd8174b
4c63768e5a704773
c249bdd2
f3a22ddca56b6a9e
270b68595d1c1ae6
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 10.1.10.18 10.1.10.18 156.203.102.236/32 N/A
4 Adobe Systems Incorporated Executable d6698c2200dc0ee9
fdcc36dabf4bb6bf
0c213936
3b95630e5cf62b8a
4acf78c66794645c
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 18.11.2003
8.267465
18.11.2003
8.267465
United States N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 08 September 2008 at 5:32 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Non-executable 2722461459a8ea5f
5cf06b5a1ce08810
04b82446
7290d0f93c4fbca9
9867ba574335b6c7
No N/A N/A 10.108.51.216/32
2 Adobe Systems Incorporated Executable f1628ab13fe86a4c
aadf26d61870d4e1
3860f73d
aa92c4ca02533cc1
4437df9d183fec30
Yes 9.1.0.2009
022700
9.1.0.2009
022700
198.20.167.84/32
3 Adobe Systems Incorporated Executable 700d0214a8352c4a
b14bc029fd8291b7
ceeeb277
c528536bf4e4c14c
2e3171900e588443
Yes 9.3.0.148 9.3.0.148 198.20.167.84/32
4 N/A Non-executable 36b41a1e16b56a55
fbe32687d16633c0
ed2c9926
b54028ef36397446
e0ec74a5b8e800be
No N/A N/A United States
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