How to Remove “alcrmv.exe”

What is alcrmv.exe?

alcrmv.exe is a legitimate process file popularly known as Tool for Removing Drivers. It is associated with Realtek AC`97 Removing Tool  developed by Semiconductor Corp. It is located in C:\Program files by default.

Malware programmers write virus files with malicious scripts and save them as alcrmv.exe with an intention to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platforms: Windows OS

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

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

  • Unstable internet connection
  • alcrmv.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 alcrmv.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:\Program files perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

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

Step 1: Download our award-winning Free Antivirus

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Step 7: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be notified through an alert screen.

Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove alcrmv.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!
 

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 08 October 2011 at 5:04 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Realtek Semiconductor Corp. Executable 0a3eaeab676bf432
e3bf1a6831fc0710
cc415098
0da4d4384f2e7b5c
bbbf68f62bc5ae42
Virus.Win32.
Virut.AV
No 1, 9, 0, 1 1, 9, 0, 1 Poland N/A
2 Realtek Semiconductor Corp. Executable 006db2f4b2edd87d
aa912f4ffc0a5e5a
7f7aadc5
871153e5e9fdfeb6
835e8c90a0d6c385
Virus.Win32.
Parite.gen
No 2, 0, 0, 4 2, 0, 0, 4 China N/A
3 Realtek Semiconductor Corp. Executable e2baaa1fb9cb14ba
fd3b775b43bce4c9
f6b1fc37
84691f67972e47fd
9b7bb717465c3982
Virus.Win32.
Parite.gen
No 1, 9, 0, 2 1, 9, 0, 2 Bulgaria N/A
4 Realtek Semiconductor Corp. Executable 30267660a2a220d6
a1f856e995c7d5e5
cb8788a0
313407d514b69dbb
14907678656ddc91
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 2, 0, 0, 4 2, 0, 0, 4 Brazil N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 25 July 2008 at 4:31 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Realtek Semiconductor Corp. Executable 14a9456caaa4fe14
f2cc93c0347715f0
c93f3a7f
e3b0fdfe1a1dcaec
d368d68651477ea6
No 1, 9, 0, 1 1, 9, 0, 1 Internal Submission
2 Realtek Semiconductor Corp. Executable 7fc14e9723098444
61aeef13c6d940d2
acdfb263
b8d51a5f2961ae38
1723f964978aa848
No 2, 0, 0, 4 2, 0, 0, 4 10.224.1.60/32
3 Avance Logic, Inc. Executable 1c1a98783f282487
176543023ce4669a
220a996c
daf6efae5d5eca32
f3a797885aaf237e
No 1, 6, 2, 0 1, 6, 2, 0 United States
4 Realtek Semiconductor Corp. Executable 9bd3dfe423266bad
bc5a5d90de187256
a7ef0ed7
4b3233d74cd69091
244e6b78b2be3630
Yes 2, 0, 0, 4 2, 0, 0, 4 United States
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