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: 28 May 2018 at 5:50 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 ATI Technologies Inc. Executable 51d7d8b0bd3d6ed4
7eee81f75ea0dbbd
b54ded15
0cd2707c0cfac2a4
008085ea9fe9e8bf
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 2.0.0.0 2.0.0.0 United States N/A
2 N/A Executable bccccccb11afae92
b5950c3bbff244d6
86d08971
5348c1e22832d901
4078ae1e69cf3e53
Win32.Neshta
.A
No N/A N/A Greece N/A
3 N/A Executable b5fac4eed08a2183
b4b0b85e8e810c42
3654de8f
49e3ec373d83290d
b0dcc6c87e1c7dec
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No N/A N/A Indonesia N/A
4 N/A Executable 336e1491c5e1d168
d9f460e654ddd0c9
fd2d0a3a
203da272f88b90e6
04cdd084409d1764
Unclassified
Malware
No N/A N/A United States 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 Romania
3 N/A Executable 11e2bdd0798761f9
3cce363329996af6
c17ed796
a32a382b8a5a906e
03a83b4f3e5b7a9b
No N/A N/A India
4 N/A Executable 11e2bdd0798761f9
3cce363329996af6
c17ed796
a32a382b8a5a906e
03a83b4f3e5b7a9b
No N/A N/A 10.224.25.44/32
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