How to Remove “SMSvcHost.exe”

What is ​SMSvcHost.exe?

SMSvcHost.exe  is a legitimate file. This process is known as MSvcHost.exe and belongs to Microsoft. The .NET Framework and developed by Microsoft Corporation.  It is commonly stored in c:\windows\microsoft.net\framework\v3.0\windows communication foundation\. The malware programmers or cyber criminals write different types of malicious programs and name it as SMSvcHost.exe  to damage the software and hardware.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

Malicious authors try to infect the systems with different types of malicious programs. Each form of malicious software is designed to infect the system that creates different issues and impact on the system. One can notice the following changes once the system is infected with SMSvcHost.exe  malware

  • If the internet connection fluctuation is high 
  • If the SMSvcHost.exe file is taking more of your CPU memory 
  • If the system performance is very low
  • If the system is redirected to some strange websites 
  • If the system is getting some annoying popup ads 
  • If the system freezes quiet often
  • If it invites the other malware to infect and damage the system and exploits the same to collect the user private informaton

When one of these happens then you can be sure that your system is infected with setup.exe  malware. To confirm that go to task manager by pressing the combination of keys ctrl+alt+del and go to the process tab and right click on the SMSvcHost.exe  and open the location, if the location is c:\windows\microsoft.net\framework\v3.0\windows communication foundation\ files then the system is not affected by SMSvcHost.exe, if the location is somewhere else then the system is affected by SMSvcHost.exe  malware.

 

How to remove the SMSvcHost.exe file from system using Comodo Antivirus?

 

 

 

 

  • 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.

 

 

 

 

  • 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.

 

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Malware Entries

Safe Entries
First Seen: 17 February 2012 at 2:28 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 7a607432b0f27bff
ca496e020823a201
8c2d893b
16fcc078eb77bcda
d2389340b2a961d8
Win32.Neshta
.A
No N/A N/A 181.66.169.99/32 N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable c766b5b0dccd7c37
cf9c53f8b034e786
c6a65dea
068d5c425a31bd29
0276a8483af27795
Virus.Win32.
Sality.T
No 3.0.4506.3
0
(WAPRTM.00
4506-0030)
3.0.4506.3
0
Russian Federation N/A
3 Foxit Corporation Executable 966938945df02ace
51b2d24b479eb89f
6d1e7e27
cdeda280228cc874
72e95e59bd1f9f71
Unclassified
Malware
No 2, 2, 1,
1102
2, 2, 1,
1102
Internal Submission N/A
4 N/A Executable 826c3e513abd5eb4
b545b30bcbd003ff
0684cfa4
10ac18ae32050854
0e754f307738583a
Win32.Neshta
.A
No N/A N/A Russian Federation N/A
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Safe Entries

Safe Entries
First Seen: 11 December 2008 at 7:59 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 833bc195bd5e5642
5045490c10400b11
cebc23f2
f2daf801c4e356e6
be14f5c3a6eed943
Yes 4.8.3761.0
built by:
NET48REL1
4.8.3761.0 10.224.25.207/32
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable aa98f2c5cb275254
cfbef4592191c0dd
d6e368e9
d22cd77d4f0d63d1
169bb35911bff12d
Yes 4.0.30319.
1
(RTMRel.03
0319-0100)
4.0.30319.
1
10.224.1.55/32
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable d9248845fd624e8a
3e13c72145d01cb9
d442b2ca
c986b84b68dda3ee
cb65f4c330175522
Yes 4.7.3062.0
built by:
NET472REL1
4.7.3062.0 10.224.25.207/32
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable aa98f2c5cb275254
cfbef4592191c0dd
d6e368e9
d22cd77d4f0d63d1
169bb35911bff12d
Yes 4.0.30319.
1
(RTMRel.03
0319-0100)
4.0.30319.
1
10.224.1.62/32
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