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.

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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: 06 March 2018 at 1:56 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Advanced Micro Devices Inc. Executable c13822712e125dbb
59d3ccecfc675e09
02bd6848
00f0a4cc0e6612d9
0b3f402410b0f57c
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
Yes 4.5.0.0 4.5.0.0 United States N/A
2 N/A Executable e8e33fe9b4747365
24a270762184bd8f
7e14fa77
bc4e513f26717fc1
835c9d1e8cfac1bc
Win32.Viking
.N~clean
No 1.0.0.0 1.0.0.0 Taiwan N/A
3 TODO: Executable 7d5707dd75f369c2
62b441649e935b11
f91d8b3f
bc73e56d12c554cd
7278b5649f30b575
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No 1.0.0.1 1.0.0.1 Vietnam N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 04 December 2009 at 7:45 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable 4fb5c0b75e58d2dc
3d149961267b4dba
22368f9e
383b3331bc9aa602
4e870abeb521a8af
No N/A N/A 10.108.51.116/32
2 N/A Executable 11e2bdd0798761f9
3cce363329996af6
c17ed796
a32a382b8a5a906e
03a83b4f3e5b7a9b
No N/A N/A 198.20.167.84/32
3 N/A Executable 6f095c64fcd95f4e
81dd023720876ea9
8a3d364b
e11db8457cc2fa04
c4d614aaeb29efc4
Yes N/A N/A United States
4 N/A Executable 11e2bdd0798761f9
3cce363329996af6
c17ed796
a32a382b8a5a906e
03a83b4f3e5b7a9b
No N/A N/A 10.0.17.146/32
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