How to Remove “Depends.exe”

What is Depends.exe?

Depeneds.exe is a process that belongs to Microsoft Corporation. It is a software tool that is used to scan modules like dll files and builds a tree diagram based on hierarchy for all the dependent modules in the system. It is very much useful for troubleshooting the system. Malware programmers write malware programs with the name of depends.exe and spread the malware via internet.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to find if the system is infected with depends.exe malware

You can confirm that the system is infected, if you get some error that are listed out below: 1) If the internet explorer uses 100% CPU 2) If the depeneds.exe file uses 100% CPU 3) If the system uses 100% CPU while sending mails one of these will show that the system is affected by depends.exe

How to remove the depends.exe file from system using Comodo Free Antivirus?

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 25 February 2011 at 1:19 pm
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Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 2695f900d16d98de
b51be9555a95a70b
921c5ed7
628600eb426ff420
ad60cefd98a79e20
Unclassified
Malware
No 2.2.6000 2.2.6000 Russian Federation N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 4fd8073ca2862680
756d2c303d9aaa43
5446c98d
176f7a565c37dd1a
b0bb1a9049cb91ca
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 2.1.2519 2.1.2519 Ukraine N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 2695f900d16d98de
b51be9555a95a70b
921c5ed7
628600eb426ff420
ad60cefd98a79e20
Unclassified
Malware
No 2.2.6000 2.2.6000 159.205.149.137/32 N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 2695f900d16d98de
b51be9555a95a70b
921c5ed7
628600eb426ff420
ad60cefd98a79e20
Unclassified
Malware
No 2.2.6000 2.2.6000 Belarus N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 25 September 2008 at 10:00 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable dbf8ee269955310d
bd04c712bea86b79
e1532805
06a972d681b6c309
c70f77833fddc9a2
No 2.2.6000 2.2.6000 France
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 314c0d3dd340fb38
862d469abaa9bfc9
c9de3ccd
b6b2db895399c6bd
d6a9b26dc9b4a063
No 2.1.3623 2.1.3623 United States
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 58c8a34e014174dc
4f884f829bafdf74
d8373227
26a8ce9e6845625d
b5a2884f9161ed1a
No 2.0 2.0 198.20.167.84/32
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 91a7935ba1799149
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cef5a3a5
95fe60d1703bf083
10449859a6322f6f
No 2.1.3790 2.1.3790 United States
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