How to Remove “SolarWinds-Toolbar.exe”

What is SolarWinds-Toolbar.exe?

SolarWinds-Toolbar.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as SolarWinds-Toolbar. It belongs to SolarWinds Network Management Tools and was developed by SolarWinds.Net. It is commonly stored in C:\Program Files.

Malware programmers or cybercriminals write different types of malicious programs and name them as SolarWinds-Toolbar.exe to spread virus.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to check if your computer is infected with SolarWinds-Toolbar.exe malware?       

Each malware is different and causes unique problems to the system. You will notice one or several of the following symptoms if your system is infected with SolarWinds-Toolbar.exe malware:

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • SolarWinds-Toolbar.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 SolarWinds-Toolbar.exe and open the file location

If the file is located outside C:\Program Files, then it is likely that the system is affected with SolarWinds-Toolbar.exe malware.

How to remove SolarWinds-Toolbar.exe malware from system using Comodo Antivirus?

Ideally, replacing the existing SolarWinds-Toolbar.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 Comodo Free 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: Once the Installation is Finished, 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 SolarWinds-Toolbar.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 12 March 2010 at 6:09 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 SolarWinds.Net Executable a558c4daaa598371
4e956bf8f9c6bc9b
1791a01b
94ce2e60cdd26a06
f5eeacf982abf7c2
Heur.Suspici
ous
No 1.01.0278 1.01.0278 Italy N/A
2 SolarWinds.Net Executable fcbac36c55e011a2
02e1e5e9408a0f8e
8e745925
8aef479f51e46053
1af54a521fd9106b
Heur.Suspici
ous
Yes 8.00.0003 8.00.0003 Morocco N/A
3 SolarWinds.Net Executable 6915d4d021a91623
0c5857254dd337f2
82c6a1bc
5a711ebfbb67646b
e78714f436484d4a
Heur.Suspici
ous
No 1.01.0170 1.01.0170 Iran, Islamic Republic of N/A
4 SolarWinds.Net Executable fcbac36c55e011a2
02e1e5e9408a0f8e
8e745925
8aef479f51e46053
1af54a521fd9106b
Heur.Suspici
ous
Yes 8.00.0003 8.00.0003 United States N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 12 September 2009 at 6:12 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 SolarWinds.Net Executable e8694e882b882734
4c4233687537dc21
0e90b99f
6c4c372fc0e321e3
f2fc571dc0af68d7
Yes 8.00.0016 8.00.0016 Internal Submission
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