How to Remove “SyslogViewer.exe”

What is SyslogViewer.exe?

SyslogViewer.exe is a legitimate process file popularly known as Syslog Viewer. It belongs to SolarWinds Network Performance Monitor, developed by SolarWinds, Inc. It is located in C:\Program Files by default.

Malware programmers write virus files with malicious scripts and save them as SyslogViewer.exe with an intention to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platforms: Windows OS

How to determine if your computer is infected with SyslogViewer.exe malware?

Look out for these symptoms to check if your PC is infected with SyslogViewer.exe malware:

  • Unstable internet connection
  • SyslogViewer.exe occupies extra CPU space
  • PC processing speed slows down
  • Browser often redirects to irrelevant websites
  • Browser is bombarded with hordes of popup ads
  • Computer screen freezes repeatedly

Take the following steps to diagnose your PC for possible SyslogViewer.exe malware attack:

Step 1: Simultaneously press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.

Step 2: If you notice the file located outside C:\Program Files, perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

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

Step 1: Download our award-winning 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: Restart your PC after the installation gets over

Step 5: Wait for Comodo Internet Security to update the antivirus.

Step 6: Proceed with the quick scan that automatically begins after the update.

Step 7: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be notified through an alert screen.

Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove SyslogViewer.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 11 May 2014 at 9:21 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable cbf06283c8651df1
236fa858d06e4030
427576b1
db8964c57e50cd16
b8a2e5459ced7aa3
TrojWare.Win
32.Scar.KD
No N/A N/A Poland N/A
2 DATOS Computer GmbH Executable e1b3a3b7ff943488
1fdff28860a66c5f
08e90016
f28d65507d7f14c7
9e9545026563a891
Unclassified
Malware
Yes 2.0.0.0 2.0 Internal Submission N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 25 October 2009 at 6:42 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 SolarWinds.Net Executable 1239e31aa107d987
1f1f6275b1aec6d5
2b4366e9
0bdcb1529ad76f36
b0a792832820b5e4
Yes 7.08.0033 7.08.0033 Internal Submission
2 SolarWinds.Net Executable c597383ce6b938b4
2ecfc8492728bebc
c851a5ed
7e6c75a2baee15fb
e543a6606b44b37c
Yes 9.00 9.00 Internal Submission
3 SolarWinds.Net Executable 4f8ef7c7d6c90f2c
4ed1f81a5e290432
f94ff6f5
f4cd1868077346d6
77041d93c7688fc7
Yes 8.00.0017 8.00.0017 Internal Submission
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