How to Remove “UnRAR.exe”

What is unrar.exe?

unrar.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as unrar.exe. It belongs to Jdownloader software; however, its original developer is unknown. It is commonly stored in C:\Program Files. Malware programmers write different types of malicious programs and name it as unrar.exe to spread virus.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • unrar.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 unrar.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 unrar.exe malware.

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

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 06 August 2018 at 5:16 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 73a566f3f4c4ccc2
1b34932a87addffb
6530d318
97506d0fa854cc71
14961d6cef265f8d
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No N/A N/A Russian Federation N/A
2 N/A Executable dc2cadb4e78042b7
f5b5442c794cbc9e
89de98a2
ed3bda84d267a68c
3e587154cb2772fa
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.A
No N/A N/A Russian Federation N/A
3 N/A Executable 4f5a3d5d32e73ea8
6d1aa1bf260d187c
ca89d4b8
60a672830527221f
efd5cf580f2b6d6e
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.A
No N/A N/A Russian Federation N/A
4 N/A Executable feb721d414a8bf67
95d59421dd0df3d1
23844eac
ad69fef6a7837976
6b4415dad69d2238
Win32.Neshta
.A
No N/A N/A 37.139.168.88/32 N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 19 July 2008 at 2:06 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Alexander Roshal Executable 35e92ca4c25866eb
4485261e875d0eb9
800b48a9
54c613ff0f8f1bdc
d7470eff52d19ce5
Yes 5.60.0 5.60.0 India
2 Alexander Roshal Executable 687a59cfa1629ddd
04866c8e865596a1
92738ca5
9a31f7d5248712d6
725234c6b16cec18
No 4.20.0 4.20.0 United States
3 Alexander Roshal Executable 6b9971d6e969e4c6
8f82f415f86d80dd
78335886
8ae0708a2497a27c
ba2e3ec8ff327295
Yes 5.20.0 5.20.0 United States
4 Alexander Roshal Executable 48a74e0996814f28
9df06862a0f96f8b
473580b9
bfaacce029b6e8da
e2a6c617937feb2c
Yes 5.21.0 5.21.0 United States
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