How to Remove “Rc.exe”

Rc.exe is a legitimate executable file developed by Google Inc. This process is known as DTV Player Remote Monitor which belongs to software DVB-USB Terrestrial or DTV Player. It is commonly stored in C:\Program Files. The cyber criminals find a way out to mimic malicious programs in the name of rc.exe to damage the software and hardware of the user's PC.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to detect whether your system is affected by rc.exe ?

There are a different variants of malicious programs created by hackers to infect the user's system. There are different types of malicious software which are meant to attack both the system and the user. Below are the following changes which ensures that the system is infected by rc.exe Viruses can easily affect and corrupt .exe files causing following system malfunctions.

  • Problem during computer startup.
  • Problem during program startup.
  • Errors while running specific functions.
  • Damage and missing link files.
  • Confliction in the process.
  • Missing or corruption of driver files.
  • Invalid Windows registry
  • Malfunction of hardware.

If you identify the following changes in the system it means that the system is affected by rc.exe. To confirm on the same go to task manager by pressing the combination of keys ctrl+alt+del and go to the process tab and right click on the rc.exe and open the location, if the location is subfolder 'C:\Program Files then the system is not affected by rc.exe, if the location is somewhere else then the system is affected by rc.exe malware.

How does Comodo Antivirus helps you to protect your system from rc.exe malware?

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Step 1: In the first place download and install Comodo Antivirus on your machine

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

Step 3: After the process of network detection is finished, click “Close” button.

Step 4: Restart your PC.

Step 5: Wait until the Comodo Internet Security updates the antivirus.

Step 6: Initiate a quick scan that instantly begins after the update.

Step 7: If the system is infected with rc.exe malware or any other threats, you will be prompted with an alert screen, upon scanning.

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 06 November 2011 at 6:18 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 0286b2b5576d00bc
d24a17ce4da12b7b
48380b20
a3f19829d862c0b1
798918aa30a9ed86
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 5.2.3668.0
(main.0208
06-1624)
5.2.3668.0 Brazil N/A
2 360.cn Executable 75832e03c9db274f
5620b824e4793d49
07c4f7d4
ed389c8c7b9bca6b
675452b4f00dd06e
Unclassified
Malware
No 1, 0, 0,
1006
1, 0, 0,
1006
Internal Submission N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable ccad209e7efe4e7e
fce435a734831dea
0aeeb35c
be59d903d123f4d8
66f2f31cb9d8580e
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 5.00.1641.
1
5.00.1641.
1
United States N/A
4 Kevin Kuang Executable 8017b716f6d14299
bc40c718d987643d
bc72bcae
702c711cae0599dd
5004cb1d8cce5ce7
TrojWare.Win
32.Agent.OSC
F
No 1.0.0.0 1.0.0.0 Internal Submission N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 28 July 2008 at 3:24 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 48b4e3ec30598ad3
9863630df4901583
d9cc67f9
79d9ea20a5b1c8ac
038480dbec7abcc3
No 5.00.1472.
1
5.00.1472.
1
Japan
2 www.asiansoft.co.kr Executable 2dc8ede95adb0c3f
6b4d3a71762e81a3
1ba68953
2e5c6de45e9c8467
453b6bee59251cc7
No 1.0.0.0 1.0.0.0 50.98.205.185/32
3 N/A Executable 4eaca6fcb95c893e
8218ca25d1f820a6
8908eb34
9ad7c6abb03934b9
b030a73e29aca738
No 0.2.0.0 0.2.0.0 198.20.167.84/32
4 N/A Executable bd9119a481289020
1cc34fb3c100256c
fed9d99d
0ac5b73878986ddb
e59edeb867c2576f
No N/A N/A Chile
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