How to Remove “Rar.exe”

What is rar.exe?


rar.exe is a legitimate file from WinRAR Archiver. Its popular process is known as RAR. By default, it is located in C:\program Files\Common Files in a PC. Malware programmers create files with malicious content and name them after rar.exe to spread virus on the internet.
 
Affected Platform: Windows OS
 

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

 
If your PC is infected with rar.exe, you will either have your internet browser redirecting you involuntarily to irrelevant websites, or you will notice rar.exe using too much CPU space. Take the following steps to diagnose your PC for possible rar.exe malware attack:
 
Step 1: Simultaneously press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.
 
Step 2: If you notice the file located outside the file path C:\Program Files\Common Files, then you should run an antivirus scan to get ride of the malware.
 
How to remove the rar.exe file from system using Comodo Antivirus?
 
Step 1: Download the award-winning Free Internet Security.
 
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.
 
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 the rar.exe virus from your computer including all other malwares!
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First Seen: 03 July 2008 at 6:52 pm
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