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: 01 October 2010 at 7:06 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Sierra Wireless, Inc. Executable 8251e4ece206b6ca
3fdddb77260a000c
ef841312
ba918a6fc3e332f0
76f5a7ae86d72a2a
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 1.6.9.2 1.6.9.2 Indonesia N/A
2 Sierra Wireless, Inc. Executable e4231396b36df21d
a13e94d723aa28f1
372a4a8b
09c99607ffa18bf2
c572e0bb3580aca7
Win32.Jeefo.
A
No 1.6.7.2 1.6.7.2 Israel N/A
3 Sierra Wireless, Inc. Executable 203e8c9019868e2c
9c4b874e9f20d594
a802d91a
7adff28645470ece
2cad9345edf8516e
Win32.Jeefo.
A
No 1.6.3.0 1.6.3.0 Poland N/A
4 Sierra Wireless, Inc. Executable a76ed96bea2067ff
844de0077677d51c
ac5ecd92
6be834c2d5c3397b
9f5c29bb65ed459f
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 1.6.8.11 1.6.8.11 Qatar 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 1ec7f85476740381
b4793d5740432ec6
2ca31a19
53f15e232be51ce9
082119e6f25e1b18
Yes 1.6.9.4 1.6.9.4 Internal Submission
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 6f0b3ca050bc1c96
2eb9eae0a5d4a92c
7e6b54f8
7686c021441dc394
6617b72e44b28012
Yes 1.6.7.2 1.6.7.2 Israel
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