How to Remove “SystemShield.exe”

What is SystemShield.exe?

SystemShield.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as System Shield. It belongs to System Shield and was developed by IOLO Technologies, Inc. It is commonly stored in C:\Program files.

Malware programmers or cybercriminals write different types of malicious programs and name them as SystemShield.exe to spread virus.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • SystemShield.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 SystemShield.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 SystemShield.exe malware.

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

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 20 November 2010 at 9:39 am
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Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 05 June 2008 at 12:50 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
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1 iolo technologies, LLC Executable ef1b651b25d769bb
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No 2.0.2.0 2.0.2.0 Internal Submission
2 iolo technologies, LLC Executable a7be4f28d8cf3d27
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No 2.1.3.0 2.1.3.0 United Kingdom
3 iolo technologies, LLC Executable a7be4f28d8cf3d27
ff852f863ae21475
4dbe0515
342929b99acfa96c
042d04c52cd3f929
No 2.1.3.0 2.1.3.0 United States
4 iolo technologies, LLC Executable 517fa504e604a98a
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No 2.1.3.0 2.1.3.0 Lithuania
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