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?

Getting infected with a virus or any other malware has become a huge concern in the digital world. Comodo Antivirus takes the hold in protecting the system from malware infections and also remove any virus infections from the infected PCs. Following are the steps to effectively purge out the rc.exe virus file from any infected system using Comodo Antivirus.

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.

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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 May 2010 at 7:02 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Counters Lab Executable 0864c6e3b6e6046f
fa2946dec20795e2
eeb90124
0a25b65d5cfba4b8
dbad77e1a3a9fc24
Unclassified
Malware
No 3.01 3.01 176.14.10.202/32 N/A
2 N/A Executable 4d0e8e92988a0acf
c2a5cfa86ac22851
cada8131
3971f26d5e323a4c
4201e86d9199620c
Unclassified
Malware
No N/A N/A Internal Submission N/A
3 Counters Lab Executable 0864c6e3b6e6046f
fa2946dec20795e2
eeb90124
0a25b65d5cfba4b8
dbad77e1a3a9fc24
Unclassified
Malware
No 3.01 3.01 176.14.91.167/32 N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 22 July 2008 at 3:55 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable c4e1d9a3823afc32
b61c1a0fc4b6fc43
4163ba2b
348493a159d4f206
3a62097c41d99b53
No 5.00.1641.
1
5.00.1641.
1
United States
2 Acelogix Executable d0a2f8547348240e
ce82e959222a6ffc
7f1a1e71
735c1a1c64f88cb0
f01d0fb20f803772
No 1, 6, 0, 0 1, 6, 0, 0 Internal Submission
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable c143797bedb396f3
72be120949fbb9c6
11e34070
dd516b58e201a9b8
b32e3c1308eb1543
No 5.2.3787.0
(srv03_rtm
.030312-18
01)
5.2.3787.0 Internal Submission
4 Elrise Software Executable ada34ae68409ce9c
990137eeb2f612c2
b736b036
e5fabbb34d99a1e5
35ccb63e79c5606d
No 1.1.1.187 1.0.0.184 Taiwan
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