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.

 

 

  • Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove the SMSvcHost.exe virus and all other malware from your computer!

Windows OS PC Security Softwares:  Related Resources:
6

Malware Entries

First Seen: 04 May 2018 at 5:34 pm
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 002fb5074ccf1cb6
f8cbd8811478b8ba
af01dc0d
f94c86d74a4154c7
9832aa77eff3fa0e
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 3.0.4506.6
48
(Winfxred.
004506-064
8)
3.0.4506.6
48
Egypt N/A
3 N/A Executable a127c2007d3d28df
b238e66f8db55aa4
cd829476
98fe20a89587bde9
75017d68a7735077
Win32.Neshta
.A
No N/A N/A 181.66.169.99/32 N/A
4 N/A Executable 505039c80b9b2bf0
3dd9527a0c9eda52
2845430f
bcabdbfc04ef9d14
6eb5bfdc2ed0253f
Unclassified
Malware
No N/A N/A Germany N/A
Display 4 items per page
  • 4 items per page
  • 8 items per page
  • 16 items per page
  • 32 items per page
10

Safe Entries

First Seen: 05 March 2014 at 8:38 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 76f1f8b0853035b9
4906830d0e3850ba
048b9068
2635c2a431f5f04d
ffe23c2678bba410
Yes 4.6.1590.0
built by:
NETFXREL2
4.6.1590.0 United States
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable a4b459222706e079
9f5b156bcceddc0e
5ebf3423
f51c373055e60513
9799d8b188ce281f
Yes 3.0.4506.7
903
(Win9Rel.0
30729-7900
)
3.0.4506.7
903
10.224.25.45/32
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 76f1f8b0853035b9
4906830d0e3850ba
048b9068
2635c2a431f5f04d
ffe23c2678bba410
Yes 4.6.1590.0
built by:
NETFXREL2
4.6.1590.0 10.108.51.216/32
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 76f1f8b0853035b9
4906830d0e3850ba
048b9068
2635c2a431f5f04d
ffe23c2678bba410
Yes 4.6.1590.0
built by:
NETFXREL2
4.6.1590.0 10.224.25.45/32
Display 4 items per page
  • 4 items per page
  • 8 items per page
  • 16 items per page
  • 32 items per page
 
Exclusive Offer
Get Free Endpoint Protection
Get Advanced
Endpoint
Protection

Award-Winning Security to Protect Your Clients from Cyber Attacks

Comodo Internet Security Pro

Antivirus Protection protection from hackers! Get the ultimate Antivirus solution to keep your PC clean and to remove viruses from a slow or infected PC. Improve the PC performance at home or use it on-the-go!

Get Comodo Internet Security Comodo Internet Security