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: 23 February 2018 at 12:47 am
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Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Alexander Roshal Executable 33e7aea5b70042c5
c9604acc1c2e59ba
4f04301d
262f766e21ef6606
1f07c0c0ad2cbe44
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No 5.0.5 5.0.5 Russian Federation N/A
2 N/A Executable 824c75426932e636
8e66074ff76c2820
1cf78a98
428a3988e2cad32f
b4a0495b5ec20a41
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No N/A N/A India N/A
3 N/A Executable 895f03996f53632e
16975166fffc22b1
944ad65a
4a90103702c9ea6b
d1d64bac3183c256
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No N/A N/A Indonesia N/A
4 N/A Executable 41268e72f9eeb38b
4386ea56a5af19db
e8dd2b2d
68d59e5972fe305d
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Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No N/A N/A 5.246.49.168/32 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 Alexander Roshal Executable 687a59cfa1629ddd
04866c8e865596a1
92738ca5
9a31f7d5248712d6
725234c6b16cec18
No 4.20.0 4.20.0 United States
2 Alexander Roshal Executable c6420c4a89cd6113
918ec057d2a4009f
129976f5
2acb072b5b2f2af7
955cc7424ed980e0
Yes 5.31.0 5.31.0 United States
3 N/A Executable 5a6c4dd5f7aea02f
a33b0af044fb5171
51c20dfe
578da05d920d3c45
0e3f8ba5ecc2afb5
No N/A N/A United States
4 N/A Executable 02753ddd6ced8ef1
e01f5619bf7c6429
cceb6c13
bee168f8731232ce
0b3970af25d90317
No N/A N/A United States
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