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.
 
Step 4: Restart your PC.
 
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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
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Alexander Roshal Executable 4b31520d1605a044
80535a7184ff4f43
6f42a631
f3b09f2c0ce1dcfa
2d137f384d7aba16
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 5.90.0 5.90.0 156.195.255.238/32 N/A
2 Alexander Roshal Executable d709d3aee59f0072
61ff2224b10ff2f6
75d7dd2d
7d7eec4159ed5523
a10803edf74380e2
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 5.50.0 5.50.0 197.45.215.204/32 N/A
3 N/A Executable 5fb6517abb2ad2c3
0c913d48de5481a4
0c05239b
2a89299cd4e6858e
0962c96b5fad9133
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No N/A N/A 156.219.21.245/32 N/A
4 Alexander Roshal Executable 66d9a652fb245818
4c7260b0040a618a
ada92ffd
97b3def1151e52d2
3be1ef4f57e887c5
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 5.50.0 5.50.0 197.45.215.204/32 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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