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 Virus Protection Software?
 
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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.
 
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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: Anti Virus will remove the rar.exe virus from your computer including all other malwares!
 

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 22 October 2011 at 9:34 am
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Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 1b3743f7623bcf72
6b07f88a893e592a
96fc6ab4
0cc6397d2f69ac2d
62d0effa5e8c6378
TrojWare.Win
32.VB.QOTY
No 1.00 1.00 Uruguay N/A
2 N/A Executable f2a92a74821cf200
bb97dac9c32a3abf
67ea6888
3e33e1f5fefb17ea
579fb68903f4afa8
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No N/A N/A 105.112.104.69/32 N/A
3 N/A Executable daf97e3db264514f
1c54b81b4820c121
7aca6a5a
55f9e047f5275fac
20350295e4f31797
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No N/A N/A 156.212.218.92/32 N/A
4 Alexander Roshal Executable fbdb39f7ea9f47c9
b8d22403b0daf276
6d3c156e
8ac37873b2b92e6a
f1ba37d3bf93eaa0
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 4.20.0 4.20.0 Pakistan N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 15 July 2008 at 4:56 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable df48e77cffc5c9c9
98c1a78b8fde0fdc
44d7e7a9
dc4459270cb3308d
1e62e57e787669a3
No N/A N/A Internal Submission
2 Alexander Roshal Executable 6244b10a25050dac
18a92fb12444b958
42c5e16c
9d9d7a79aff8aab2
990afc05202361f4
No 4.10.2 4.10.2 United States
3 N/A Executable 89993c8f00277687
cc42a31e501fc905
a3aa0741
f1b7ff0b5b2d8f88
934981dcaaa764f2
No N/A N/A Internal Submission
4 N/A Executable e61dc9a946371bbb
93e7553ea9028d92
25414645
fcfe70994b5aa60c
dd587eab4f506237
No N/A N/A Internal Submission
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