How to Remove “barcode.exe”

What is barcode.exe?

barcode.exe is a legitimate executable file developed by Corel Corporation. This process is known as Corel BAR CODE Wizard and it belongs to Corel Graphics Application. It is commonly stored in C:\Program Files. Cybercriminals find a way out to mimic malicious programs in the name of barcode.exe to spread malware infection.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to detect whether your system is affected by barcode.exe ?

Viruses can easily affect and corrupt “.exe” files causing several system malfunctions. Below are the symptoms to check if your system is infected with the malware:

  • Problem during computer startup.
  • Problem during program startup.
  • Errors while running specific functions.
  • Damaged and missing link files.
  • Conflict in the process.
  • Missing or corrupted driver files.
  • Invalid Windows registry.
  • Hardware malfunction.

To further establish the infection of malware, 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 barcode.exe file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Program Files, then you should perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware infection.

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 17 May 2010 at 9:52 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Corel Corporation Executable f33ee78fcfb1fcf4
48e58a569720509b
1caa7225
a22a5855cc423535
3a5f31301ce7516c
P2PWorm.Win3
2.Polip.A
No 12.0.0.458 12.0.0.458 Serbia N/A
2 Corel Corporation Executable b82e68b185281934
e2278047c259a36d
837f3bbc
231a577e8571c984
68f96088ee8371bf
Worm.Win32.G
ael.A
No 10.410 10.410 Russian Federation N/A
3 N/A Executable afe1611520ff1a4d
c15541d69e666299
96d8fda8
3baea8de2ff169fc
dd6f895d6e2ee08b
Win32.Mkar.F No N/A N/A Ukraine N/A
4 Corel Corporation Executable 6b3655a0ee59ba9d
41f44cdebf7b1372
3f6c4009
27a5a536be1dc382
466343704952709e
Virus.Win32.
Virut.Ce
No 11.633 11.633 103.10.64.8/32 N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 28 June 2008 at 6:42 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable 0eeb1e04d016960a
b9b3695695fb53db
6bcf5bca
4f3a822fdd3c0d1c
7ce391366175d95d
No N/A N/A Internal Submission
2 Infinite Solutions Executable 8034faa7b296ab72
cb396e7cf581460f
b818d4bb
218c54dba73c89fe
588c168e33c3d20c
No 1.0.0.0 1.0.0.0 Internal Submission
3 almksb.com Executable 73ceb206813db320
7d8259a955959e36
1b41aa0f
54a464e312af07ef
2be0fc9bd758d92e
No 3.00.0001 3.00.0001 10.224.1.116/32
4 Corel Corporation Executable 3447e207d946c346
da8ef64bf6cedf41
84b35431
3dd532b536837148
131c66dec7469389
Yes 14.0.0.701 14.0.0.701 United States
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