How to Remove “Regsvr32.exe”

Regsvr32.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as Microsoft© Register Server. It belongs to software Microsoft Windows Operating System and developed by Microsoft. It is commonly stored in C:\Windows\System32. The malware programmers or cyber criminals write different types of malicious programs and name it as regsvr32.exe to spread virus infection.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to check if your computer is infected with regsvr32.exe malware?       

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • regsvr32.exe file is taking more of your CPU memory 
  • System performance is very low
  • Browser is redirected to some strange websites
  • Interference of annoying popup ads
  • Other malwares infiltrate into the system

To further establish the malware infection, take the following steps:

  • Go to Task Manager by pressing the combination of keys ctrl+alt+del
  • Go to the process tab and right-click on the regsvr32.exe and open the file location

If the file is located outside C:\Windows\System32, then it is likely that the system is affected with regsvr32.exe malware.

How to remove regsvr32.exe malware from system using Comodo Antivirus?

Ideally, replacing the existing regsvr32.exe file on your computer with a different version procured from the Internet is advisable. To remove the file using Comodo's trusted and effective antivirus software, follow the steps below:

Step 1: Download the award-winning Free Comodo Antivirus.

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

Step 3: After network detection is complete, press “Close” button for a scan window.

Step 4: Restart your PC.

Step 5: It will take some time for the Comodo Internet Security to update the antivirus.

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: Comodo Antivirus will remove regsvr32.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 15 December 2018 at 9:40 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 3bf67b7c297d14b6
81ff512bbe3813e2
e1bff930
ab9737f119cdc814
6b40cae9d8eda4be
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-2105)
5.1.2600.5
512
156.209.208.48/32 N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 60dec481d84c7b89
638e17b64890c679
ecd79f32
15ad0b30752ad4ec
caacf10c6d9872fe
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-2105)
5.1.2600.5
512
Egypt N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 26b134f913215111
421c1ad79633c98d
d9724140
4fb42055e6520126
6b74aa7448de555c
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-2105)
5.1.2600.5
512
Egypt N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 6fa7e14e03c11e28
16729097fc65259f
d9fad348
14dc7cb3580007c6
f802497eb75cdeae
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 5.00.1641.
1
5.00.1641.
1
Taiwan N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 07 July 2008 at 11:19 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 459dc713fd52197d
025fb7b4b4833ed5
dca73a87
7b194f51f6b52233
c33a7d0d88a91581
No 5.00.1641.
1
5.00.1641.
1
United States
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