How to Remove “SyncController.exe”

What is SyncController.exe?

SyncController.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as Sync Controller Module. It belongs to Sync Manager and was developed by Popwire AB. It is commonly stored in C:\Program Files.

Malware authors write different types of malicious programs and name them as SyncController.exe to spread virus.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • SyncController.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 SyncController.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 SyncController.exe malware.

How to remove SyncController.exe malware from system using Comodo Antivirus?

Ideally, replacing the existing SyncController.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 SyncController.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 17 October 2010 at 4:04 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Popwire AB Executable caa2a484b4a9ab9e
b898ba3bee521816
cd99203f
5d8c21450af97d49
1ad397d6c826dc63
MalCrypt.Ind
us!
No 5, 2, 0,
29
5, 2, 0,
29
Poland N/A
2 Popwire AB Executable 0ed93c4850919e24
d997a0f44b7dfe28
39d10969
0aef8099dc7ec949
8f52f49aa3bfcebe
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 5, 2, 0,
29
5, 2, 0,
29
Sri Lanka N/A
3 Popwire AB Executable 5e7ebc92160d14fd
b270df9a756a5d57
61dafaea
2f29113b4d716b4d
a6562f1866f6b79c
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 1, 2, 0,
79
1, 2, 0,
79
Mexico N/A
4 Popwire AB Executable c58dee89ee0d1768
355c77b7905e99eb
539fbaea
6770cfec299de430
7df5b4423dfd4c63
Win32.Jeefo.
A
No 1, 2, 0,
78
1, 2, 0,
78
Russian Federation N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 04 June 2008 at 8:45 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Teleca Sweden AB Executable 9346ca845f22a214
6cb0ffe9857e923e
a77fc896
f1a0b6be3e469bcb
54f8320d04dc834c
No 5, 2, 0,
521
5, 2, 0,
521
United States
2 Popwire AB Executable 3d05136e988cce00
762c20dd53f46fd8
e2ea15b3
f16e9e5d80810094
6c95d117d33eff5c
No 5, 2, 0,
36
5, 2, 0,
36
India
3 SonyEricsson Mobile Communcations AB Executable 7695eefe35494911
4e8591b780160dcc
eeaefe48
d399bb827f3f033c
a7d813ce23359d01
No 2, 1, 0,
13
2, 1, 0,
13
United States
4 Teleca Sweden AB Executable 4892dcebbd3b1783
130c88a18a766fc7
769388fb
4817514fed2d7a30
fada59fc1c760f2b
No 5, 2, 0,
532
5, 2, 0,
532
United States
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