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: 30 January 2018 at 6:24 am
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Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 2558392d39951959
94a73ae831ffce34
15205614
6434d237a6cfb81b
7dc94a4e434f0ffd
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No N/A N/A Indonesia N/A
2 N/A Executable 99ff84bb161b617f
bd2aff98445e0a8e
50288964
1209a5c08c591b56
f80d37c94cede957
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No N/A N/A Egypt N/A
3 Alexander Roshal Executable 8afa5b41d8ef273f
e73205436891c572
f1ace7e6
af81437c452e02c8
e3c0d36b48eef84a
Virus.Win32.
Parite.gen
Yes 5.50.0 5.50.0 154.121.5.250/32 N/A
4 Tightrope Interactive Executable 744aa163fcba7ced
a16039f5e4e4fa73
4b944e37
cc9cde4e4b8816b2
05cc03eebbcca778
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No 1.0.0 1.0.0 Pakistan N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 04 June 2008 at 6:23 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable 0043f81337b61a8f
f1d60b5c07dab945
2f6af329
1baf578e4b16a56c
dac24d5c6b18e4f5
No N/A N/A United States
2 Alexander Roshal Executable fb5d3d7a069a0f32
f21b8d4a2d3d9f2f
a0630cbd
27c00c0e3b7f855b
cf2124209adf8b1e
Yes 5.50.0 5.50.0 United States
3 N/A Executable 7acf566e8637a831
39ed2ee29261d993
d3df80e4
b836ba4579de0fad
d1142cc47a3af756
No N/A N/A 10.0.17.146/32
4 N/A Executable e6aae74c30c0df4e
b4382d5004398c87
d7e2fc19
d5cfde06873a24a7
e04dba14400efc3c
No N/A N/A 10.108.51.235/32
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