How to Remove “StarWindService.exe”

What is StarWindService.exe?

StarWindService.exe is a legitimate file process developed by Rocket Division Software. This process is known as StarWind iSCSI SAN Software and it belongs to StarWind Virtual SAN. You can locate the file in C:\Program Files.

The virus is created by malware authors and is named after StarWindService.exe file.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

Keep an eye for the following symptoms to check if your PC is infected with StarWindService.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:

1) Press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.

2) Go to the process tab and right-click on the StarWindService.exe file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Program Files, then you should take measures to get rid of the malware.

How to remove StarWindService.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 StarWindService.exe malware using CCE, follow the steps mentioned below:

Step 1: Download the CCE suite.

Step 2: To start the application, double-click on the CCE.exe file.

Step 3: It then probes the antivirus to initiate a full system scan to identify and remove any existing malicious files.

Step 4: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be prompted with an alert screen.

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 30 January 2010 at 1:30 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Rocket Division Software Executable 84677ec21845e520
66fd1a77e216cc59
fea0001f
fc1fa07afd426c9c
ebb222f783addd3d
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 2.6.1
Build
0x20050401
2.6.1
Build
0x20050401
Ukraine N/A
2 Rocket Division Software Executable 6eaa96267205dad0
080ebf74e9b22895
2f9c6c4e
d00bd5911da0f453
f47facf018bfa250
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 2.6.1
Build
0x20050401
2.6.1
Build
0x20050401
Turkey N/A
3 Rocket Division Software Executable f93add42b427a620
1660f9c0dc349339
b526efcd
f65eb9e069db3cc8
c9969152bc43497e
Virus.Win32.
Parite.gen
No 2.6.1
Build
0x20050401
2.6.1
Build
0x20050401
India N/A
4 Rocket Division Software Executable 13b30ca4179d9b1b
9e46ff32aea7be41
86a9f979
9faf6d3ca848e55a
906007994b33ef23
TrojWare.Win
32.TrojanDow
nloader.Agen
t.~d057
No 2.6.1
Build
0x20050401
2.6.1
Build
0x20050401
Russian Federation N/A
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21

Safe Entries

First Seen: 04 September 2008 at 12:52 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Rocket Division Software Executable b4d08e90c0ed5c1e
d9a64a7667ce8f37
0ab4557d
a3bb72d859d5bc49
d9b2620799709cad
No 3.5.1
Build
20071119
3.5.1
Build
20071119
Internal Submission
2 Rocket Division Software Executable f70e4b74c5435396
d94c9bb20f55032d
cb6add0d
1dfc664a7fc1932b
dc136580a3f09498
No 2.6.0
Build
0x20050401
2.6.0
Build
0x20050401
Russian Federation
3 Rocket Division Software Executable 2d549c9996898de0
13b4b751713a4314
b12245cd
242d75d1817e43ef
bb0499225bdcd44e
No 2.6.0
Build
0x20050401
2.6.0
Build
0x20050401
India
4 StarWind Software Executable 9aff38ae903374d3
36d30d6ab98f9f64
54f7954b
8204c0537177b4aa
02ccc5251672d328
No 4.0 Build
20090212
4.0 Build
20090212
Russian Federation
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