How to Remove “WriteMiniDump.exe”

What is WriteMiniDump.exe?

WriteMiniDump.exe is a legitimate process file popularly known as Win32 MiniDump Helper. It belongs to steam product, developed by Valve Corporation. It is located in C:\Windows\System32 by default. Malware programmers write virus files with malicious scripts and save them as WriteMiniDump.exe with an intention to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platforms: Windows OS

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

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

  • Unstable internet connection
  • WriteMiniDump.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 WriteMiniDump.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:\Windows\system32, perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

How to remove WriteMiniDump.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.

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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 WriteMiniDump.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 01 November 2011 at 9:20 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Valve Corporation Executable 98e50bb1554a8b62
99027fb198a1b1b5
d1a15a7f
fe7d7b3fc5ecaec4
86ba4e4ba6d6e1cd
Virus.Win32.
Parite.gen
Yes 1.0.0.0 1.0.0.0 Russian Federation N/A
2 Valve Corporation Executable 8c67603b226f1850
eba5dc049b126b3d
3b2a38a3
5f6756d5ec862813
810087564a9b2134
Virus.Win32.
Parite.gen
Yes 1.0.1255.5
58
1.0.0.0 Russian Federation N/A
3 Valve Corporation Executable f027583aa59fdfe0
9bfa7b796c5ae922
f0013776
db44ca71bd04e5d6
36a1f6f6297b0a00
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 1.0.0.0 1.0.0.0 Macedonia N/A
4 N/A Executable 943bb7bda0c3ca7e
d008d4c022e1f699
ccec6c1a
b6208ea82c469407
4982e16a7571de3b
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No 1.00 1.00 United States N/A
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44

Safe Entries

First Seen: 29 September 2008 at 2:15 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable 5aaec6a3e1a353e8
e47bc748ee94afd6
a9aea0de
fd5ebcce8bcfde9c
6cbd7b026ee036a8
No N/A N/A Aruba
2 N/A Executable a879857b663aac17
28746d6e8cea9409
1667ff58
f46760974800218d
fe8297efc911319d
No N/A N/A 10.100.19.22/32
3 Valve Corporation Executable f1c6606cc5ea903c
724dcb7a650a7eb8
fead4bf7
ee57dfa8cde83118
e8745be09d5e8259
Yes 1.0.1255.5
58
1.0.0.0 United States
4 Valve Corporation Executable f1c6606cc5ea903c
724dcb7a650a7eb8
fead4bf7
ee57dfa8cde83118
e8745be09d5e8259
Yes 1.0.1255.5
58
1.0.0.0 Japan
Display 4 items per page
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