How to Remove “SwiApiMux.exe”

What is SwiApiMux.exe?


SwiApiMux.exe is a legitimate file process and is known as Sierra Wireless AirPrime Interface mux, developed by Sierra Wireless Inc. It is associated with Sierra Wireless software. You can locate the file in C:\Program Files. The virus is created by malware authors and is named after SwiApiMux.exe file.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

Keep an eye for the following symptoms to check if your PC is infected with SwiApiMux.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 SwiApiMux.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 SwiApiMux.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 malwares using SwiApiMux.exe, 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 SwiApiMux.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!
 

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 25 August 2013 at 1:49 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Sierra Wireless, Inc. Executable 27679c6f188a0691
a759b1b0c4a05fa3
cd74a0d4
cb40a0d1ad0d61d6
3b949afbbf8097d2
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 1.6.7.4 1.6.7.4 162.207.130.214/32 N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 15 June 2008 at 6:51 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Sierra Wireless, Inc. Executable 5f879686e2d177b3
b4bb55d4b6b5a007
7da164cd
05ed3dd9bd86d405
36dc82241b2d96c7
Yes 1.6.6.15 1.6.6.15 United States
2 Sierra Wireless, Inc. Executable ebf05ff1f4fb3188
b52c13bdeb208745
e28a769d
c021cb7d751e2dca
73eed2088b60517d
Yes 1.5.0.5 1.5.0.5 Internal Submission
3 Sierra Wireless, Inc. Executable 1e4370ac80d670fe
6c9cd9965f8aadc8
8eae7c79
9ab6b153dbe1e657
3753ba50862f53a5
Yes 1.6.0.6 1.6.0.5 Sweden
4 Sierra Wireless, Inc. Executable 13c39610413d5060
41b1d03ba7d57c70
c192220d
12e8861ad49b92a2
b7885c99eaa9f3d2
Yes 1.6.8.15 1.6.8.15 Internal Submission
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