How to Remove “CLI.exe”

What is cli.exe?

Cli.exe is a legitimate executable file developed by ATI Technologies. This process is known as CLI Application (Command Line Interface) and it belongs to the software ATI Catalyst Control Center. It is commonly stored in C:\Program Files\ATI Technologies\ATI.ACE\. Cybercriminals find a way out to mimic malicious programs in the name of cli.exe to spread malware infection.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to detect whether your system is affected by cli.exe?

Viruses can easily affect and corrupt “.exe” files causing several system malfunctions. Below are the symptoms to check if your system is infected with the malware:

  • Problem during computer startup.
  • Problem during program startup.
  • Errors while running specific functions.
  • Damaged and missing link files.
  • Conflict in the process.
  • Missing or corrupted driver files.
  • Invalid Windows registry.
  • Hardware malfunction.

To further establish the infection of malware, take the following steps:

  • Go to Task Manager by pressing the combination of keys CTRL+ALT+DEL.
  • Go to the process tab and right-click on the cli.exe file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Program Files\ATI Technologies\ATI.ACE\.folder, then you should perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware infection.

How does Comodo Antivirus help you to protect your system from cli.exe malware?

Comodo Antivirus protects your system from malware attacks and also removes any existing infections. Following are the steps to effectively purge out the cli.exe malware from your system.

Step 1: Download and install Comodo Antivirus.

Step 2: Installation configuration frames will be displayed. Select the configuration you would like to apply.

Step 3: Select Customize Configuration option and arrange installers, configuration, and file location.

Step 4: Restart your PC.

Step 5: Wait until the Comodo Internet Security updates the antivirus.

Step 6: Initiate a quick scan that instantly begins after the update.

Step 7: If the system is infected with cli.exe malware or any other threats, you will be prompted with an alert screen upon scanning.

Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove cli.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 07 May 2017 at 8:40 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 TODO: Executable 5788759ecf42188e
515fd5c0c6b9431c
36922b01
f0c1889326c06317
4a8acde504ffc7eb
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No 1.0.0.1 1.0.0.1 Vietnam N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 13 March 2009 at 6:02 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Advanced Micro Devices Inc. Executable 32053b2d97488336
9654eca02cce04cc
fce93910
f80a17266458750d
ec8b425b4f5067d7
Yes 4.5.0.0 4.5.0.0 Mongolia
2 ATI Technologies Inc. Executable 590136c1ecde8fc1
60214c9545899cdd
8e8b81b4
257b606d2e5c06c2
c983f426d33f366d
No 2.0.0.0 2.0.0.0 Australia
3 N/A Executable 11e2bdd0798761f9
3cce363329996af6
c17ed796
a32a382b8a5a906e
03a83b4f3e5b7a9b
No N/A N/A China
4 ATI Technologies Inc. Executable 32b3573f103bbb6a
9ad0d4bc7b0b031c
34fd277b
347b6ca6e12a7bf3
04d87b9dfc0b521c
No 2.0.0.0 2.0.0.0 France
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