How to Remove “Scandisc.exe”

What is Scandisc.exe?

Scandisc.exe is a legitimate file process developed by Unknown. This process is known as ScanDisc Application and it belongs to DirectCD. You can locate the file in C:\users\user\appdata\roaming\scandisc.exe. The virus is created by malware authors and is named after Scandisc.exe file.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

  • Keep an eye for the following symptoms to check if your PC is infected with Scandisc.exe malware:
  • Unstable internet connection
  • Browser redirects to unwanted websites
  • PC performance slows down
  • Browser is bombarded with hordes of popup ads
  • System screen freezes repeatedly

If you find any of the above mentioned symptoms, take the following steps to be sure about the malware infection:

  • Press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.
  • Go to the process tab and right-click on the Scandisc.exe file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\users\user\appdata\roaming\scandisc.exe, then you should take measures to get rid of the malware.

How to remove Scandisc.exe malware from system with Comodo Cleaning Essentials?

Comodo Cleaning Essentials (CCE) incorporates antivirus software with unique features like auto-sandboxing to identify and obstruct every suspicious process running on an endpoint with a single click. To remove Scandisc.exe malware using CCE, follow the steps mentioned below:

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Step 5: Comodo Cleaning Essentials will remove Scandisc.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 18 November 2010 at 4:00 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 TeamViewer GmbH Executable 148aac07cc14920a
58d829c33bdf579f
8e22a15e
17953d6f260ae920
08af0ea3958318d1
TrojWare.Win
32.Simda.C
No 5.0.7687.0 5.0 Internal Submission N/A
2 Roxio Executable 5a987b0cdbebf309
0363c175c80e12f6
9eb1cf11
4ec28442fb131c5e
cf617c0b5d1c4314
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 7.0.0.162 7.0.0.162 United States N/A
3 Sonic Solutions Executable 3df67708754530b0
0fa14afd2cc8f4b2
77570598
04a49dae8f2d810b
139742871146f979
Virus.Win32.
Parite.gen
No 7.5.0.47 7.5.0.47 United States N/A
4 N/A Executable 9800b30bdcfff3de
279e686e5e236f5c
25a6e340
39d84c816f679c1c
091c328bab868194
MalCrypt.Ind
us!
No N/A N/A United Kingdom N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 03 June 2008 at 2:19 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Roxio Executable 936df268a7bf87e7
a5833ee4a8363cc7
50c1b78d
1b570f3ae918d59c
bc3b11f3fe3da0c3
No 7.0.0.162 7.0.0.162 Internal Submission
2 Roxio Executable 56334e13ed9446dd
7620ffc27446f092
2ffb2289
7b2125e01e2015f7
61402859b6d6796a
No 7.1.0.183 7.1.0.183 United Kingdom
3 Adaptec Executable 266957130a807478
0a22b8e6027282b6
85296fe0
ff02c84186cb1411
6497017c0910615c
No 3.05 (214) 3.05 (214) Australia
4 Roxio Executable 56b36db7c83c3174
4c9adf51b7d8d1ed
8ae68d1d
61c7dc519bb27992
7f479d3ec519db8b
No 7.1.0.136 7.1.0.136 Taiwan
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