How to Remove “SoundMan.exe”

What is SoundMan.exe?

SoundMan.exe  is a legitimate file. This process is known as Realtek Sound Manager and belongs to software Realtek Sound Manager. It was developed by Realtek Semiconductor.  It is commonly stored in C:\Program files.  The malware programmers or cyber criminals write the different types of malicious programs and name it as SoundMan.exe  to damage the software and hardware.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

  • If the internet connection fluctuation is high 
  • If the SoundMan.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 SoundMan.exe  and open the location, if the location is subfolder C:\Program files then the system is not affected by SoundMan.exe, if the location is somewhere else then the system is affected by SoundMan.exe malware.

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

Step 1: Download the award-winning Free Internet Security.

Step 2: Installation configuration frames will be displayed. Select the configuration you would like to apply.

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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 SoundMan.exe virus from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 10 January 2010 at 8:43 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Realtek Semiconductor Corp. Executable cf73df89195b89bd
320fd6ba15f0ae08
efea80c8
b7e3b5ac285b42e8
26ccfbbbe91d9fc8
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 1, 0, 0,
30
1, 0, 0,
30
Finland N/A
2 N/A Executable 5c0dc24db3727189
96e010843b9731e2
b9a9ce6c
c01dacd971e5f11a
50f086aa537f1a88
Unclassified
Malware
No N/A N/A United States N/A
3 Realtek Semiconductor Corp. Executable 42fff4dba4164eb2
0b06d2a27fc9ec3a
fa91e948
2b980e7538ca6c3c
109b10d98132701b
Virus.Win32.
Parite.gen
Yes 1, 0, 0,
32
1, 0, 0,
32
Italy N/A
4 Realtek Semiconductor Corp. Executable a54a4e56dc8c7866
a8d7b1cfad6f081c
41bd95f8
7b1976376781ad7d
4c3c0169225f78de
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 5, 1, 0,
59
5, 1, 0,
59
Algeria N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 11 August 2008 at 3:59 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Realtek Semiconductor Corp. Executable 3f65f997f350a59a
c67e432092cf7f5c
fe94a701
798c0c1ff4e0fce6
46ca82ae0379ccb0
Yes 1, 0, 0,
32
1, 0, 0,
32
104.236.253.252/32
2 Realtek Semiconductor Corp. Executable 3f65f997f350a59a
c67e432092cf7f5c
fe94a701
798c0c1ff4e0fce6
46ca82ae0379ccb0
Yes 1, 0, 0,
32
1, 0, 0,
32
United States
3 Realtek Semiconductor Corp. Executable a61a074e6319aa9c
1570db4641c4f801
c2c0f6aa
e571561c61000c8a
203f1997954825b8
No 5.0.19 5.0.19 United States
4 Realtek Semiconductor Corp. Executable 08fd1baea965d0a9
34e24c344aca7269
7499ce95
fcb10615dfaf3d31
e45190b5af39da0f
Yes 1, 0, 0,
32
1, 0, 0,
32
United States
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  • 8 items per page
  • 16 items per page
  • 32 items per page
 
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