How to Remove “RAT.exe”

What is RAT.exe?

RAT.exe is a legitimate file process developed by Softinventive Lab Inc. It is associated with Remote Asset Tracker . You can locate the file in C:\Program files. The virus is created by malware authors and are named them after RAT.exe file.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

Keep an eye for the following symptoms to check if your PC is infected with RAT.exe malware:

  • Unstable internet connection
  • Browser redirects to unwanted websites
  • PC performance slows down
  • Browser is bombarded with hordes of popup ads
  • System screen freezes repeatedly

If you find any of  the above mentioned symptoms, take the following steps to be sure about the malware infection:

1) Press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.
2) Go to the process tab and right-click on the RAT.exe file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Program files, then you should take measures to get rid of the malware.

How to remove RAT.exe  malware from system with Comodo Cleaning Essentials?

Comodo Cleaning Essentials (CCE) incoporates antivirus software with unique features like auto-sandboxing to identify and obstruct every suspicious process running on an endpoint with a single click. To remove malwares using RAT.exe, follow the steps mentioned below:

Step 1: Download the CCE suite.

Step 2: To start the application, double-click on the CCE.exe file.

Step 3: It then probes the antivirus to initiate a full system scan to identify and remove any existing malicious files.

Step 4: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be prompted with an alert screen.

Step 5: Comodo Cleaning Essentials will remove RAT.exe  malware from your computer including all other malwares!
 

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 31 October 2011 at 3:55 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corp. Executable 6b3d673fab9f6128
bab9274694dbaef0
8706250e
7623916bb649cec6
d481392460779866
Backdoor.Win
32.Agent.XAB
No 1, 0, 0, 1 4, 0, 0, 0 China N/A
2 N/A Executable 52f4f66c04e96658
958a1f5d87dab6f3
617daeb5
1cdf97abb3a76d87
9580634265e735e0
TrojWare.MSI
L.Bladabindi
.O
No N/A N/A 10.224.1.117/32 N/A
3 Microsoft Corp. Executable b8fe4d70cc191347
ee303294c0895a0a
7659bdf7
646b6cab1a0242cb
af31db78efc61719
Backdoor.Win
32.Agent.XAB
No 1, 0, 0, 1 4, 0, 0, 0 Internal Submission N/A
4 N/A Executable c96bae1fdbf36dff
0b1c1c46656a50bd
91011d36
b1107327eb5c01f5
f5b244d6f74c0583
MalCrypt.Ind
us!
No N/A N/A Bulgaria N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 18 September 2012 at 7:27 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable fa0acfdd6e774e30
706f23727d1d1d71
c75ad2ed
4b9789035064edb8
caad82e46c53ec92
No N/A N/A Internal Submission
2 N/A Executable 8dda086ea3f820f5
932f6568d16d8f2c
7bccf83d
2a068aa141c75217
17c7e7ec0b5b35dc
No N/A N/A Internal Submission
3 Gregory T. Bender, Ph.D. Executable a029c827e8c10bed
17792b60ce5393b2
952bba36
93f93ade02418824
7fe012ef0bb70ef1
No 2.03 2.03 Internal Submission
4 N/A Executable ec1562a056cb1112
05d95f1f34b2105f
da21d0f5
4beba69ab468dc9d
2931df1ee4986c69
No N/A N/A Internal Submission
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