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.

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: 25 February 2018 at 8:03 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable c42ed4a01d90f80e
3c86ffa2a0400b25
49fb4d9e
f1d7c76e67cc3b0b
408c2f842e9597ed
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 5.00.1641.
1
5.00.1641.
1
India N/A
2 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
3 N/A Executable 9c3be845895d8ec8
ae52be5cca0c3f98
a996fe2c
295cacea50cb169f
cb117dcf30ba2ba1
Packed.Win32
.MUPX.Gen
No N/A N/A 104.236.253.252/32 N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable b1b4b04921ffbbd4
61f759583e0a69d2
cada1786
e12166b94395fc40
7684dbbf0e84bdc8
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 5.00.1641.
1
5.00.1641.
1
Bahrain 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 Acelogix Executable f996ef0ac8eb00e1
0b7823f38bf0765c
3b526f50
92ab37b07ff8ee69
22e6f91a53356e04
No 1, 6, 0, 0 1, 6, 0, 0 10.224.25.44/32
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable c4e1d9a3823afc32
b61c1a0fc4b6fc43
4163ba2b
348493a159d4f206
3a62097c41d99b53
No 5.00.1641.
1
5.00.1641.
1
United States
3 Computer & Entertainment, Inc. Executable 157c6a47a88763f9
4b815ac0c86a5534
2840bec8
38d7c3a19d6e6498
e7a5540091727e09
Yes 3.4.17.615 3.4.17.615 United States
4 Acelogix Executable dfed8cfd452b9828
7edb76cfbbb6f85a
5d0ee409
b9de94f69e5901d1
cad5b7b2948d6b11
No 1, 6, 0, 0 1, 6, 0, 0 10.224.25.44/32
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