How to Remove “PDVDServ.exe”

PDVDServ.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as PowerDVD RC Service. It belongs to PowerDVD software and developed by CyberLink Corp. It is commonly stored in C:\Program Files.

The malware programmers or cyber criminals write different types of malicious programs and name it as PDVDServ.exe to damage the software and hardware.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to check if your computer is infected with PDVDServ.exe malware?       

Each form of malicious software is designed to infect the system that creates different issues and impact on the system. One can notice the following changes once the system is infected with PDVDServ.exe malware:

  • Internet keeps fluctuating
  • PDVDServ.exe file is taking extra CPU memory 
  • System performance is very low
  • System redirects to some strange websites
  • Browser is face with sudden spurge of popup ads
  • System freezes quiet often
  • Intrusion of other malwares in the system

To further establish the malware attack, take the following steps:

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

If the file is located outside C:\Program Files, then the system is most likely affected with PDVDServ.exe malware.

How to remove PDVDServ.exe malware using Comodo Antivirus?

Ideally, replacing the existing PDVDServ.exe file on your computer with a different version procured from the Internet is advisable. To remove the file using Comodo's trusted and effective antivirus software, follow the steps below:

Step 1: Download the award-winning Comodo Free Antivirus.

Step 2: Check on the “Do not detect new networks again” option when Comodo Internet Security internal firewall activates the network detection
process.

Step 3: After network detection is complete, press “Close” button for a scan window.

Step 4: Restart your PC.

Step 5: It will take some time for the Comodo Internet Security to update the antivirus.

Step 6: Proceed with a quick scan that automatically begins after the update.

Step 7: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be prompted with an alert screen.

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 02 April 2008 at 11:33 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Cyberlink Corp. Executable c27fea291c3b5e49
3daa5ec9fb5315e3
2d51350c
e329b152d7969807
578c340d7cb725bf
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.OV
No 5.00.0000 5.00.0000 India N/A
2 Cyberlink Corp. Executable b39825c3d3a3fa37
fefa93c18934651d
9e137825
dc4325dd0b1fa64a
1ae959c3186383bb
Virus.Win32.
Virut.Ce
No 5.00.0910 5.00.0910 Pakistan N/A
3 Cyberlink Corp. Executable 26c133cfc66dc910
3b21e8dab4882b0c
955d4b83
N/A Virus.Win32.
Virut.q
No 7.00.2320 7.00.2320 Singapore N/A
4 N/A Executable dc5c3e63663af066
9e90ea0168fbf7d6
84528580
09d5fc6ce56d0503
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Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No N/A N/A Saudi Arabia N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 03 June 2008 at 3:06 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Cyberlink Corp. Executable 26ee54167f52e895
af65922511587f47
6a0cb82b
d052d08ab41265e7
28af24308646969f
Yes 7.00.2406 7.00.2406 United States
2 Cyberlink Corp. Executable a433c8574db035d5
4f54647ddcfa81e0
451b29cb
6ccbe90d8eae1a5a
613b0777ed7e96ec
No 5.00.0910 5.00.0910 Internal Submission
3 Cyberlink Corp. Executable 0678364ae229efe6
e987d842adb1852b
7726dc58
N/A No 5.00.0000 5.00.0000 Germany
4 Cyberlink Corp. Executable b18409c65068d98f
028a4f7dc9592c6b
5bb75033
046e0af7ac9fac3d
50bd2267139ba70f
Yes 7.00.3428 7.00.3428 Spain
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