How to Remove “bootvrfy.exe”

What is bootvrfy.exe?

bootvrfy.exe is a legitimate process file popularly known as Boot Verify Application for Registry. It belongs to Windows Operating System, developed by Microsoft Corporation. It is located in C:\Windows\System32 by default.

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

Affected Platforms: Windows OS

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

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

  • Unstable internet connection
  • bootvrfy.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 bootvrfy.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 bootvrfy.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.

Step 3: Select Customize Configuration option and arrange installers, configuration, and file location.

Step 4: Restart your PC after the installation gets over

Step 5: Wait for Comodo Internet Security to update the antivirus.

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 27 November 2011 at 12:07 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 93e006f950cd71dd
e54dbfa7fec8924c
93a20053
e8389b07aecb9dc0
7b99baec28b53898
Virus.Win32.
Parite.gen
No 5.1.2600.0
(xpclient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.2600.0 Turkey N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 585791ddb7e41144
68494e225b917ca9
e193be58
2317089082e9cafb
e0c09e661287847a
Virus.Win32.
Virut.Ce
No 5.1.2600.0
(xpclient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.2600.0 Italy N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable e5e6ab4534c6bdea
cda53737ccee6a26
bf98d12c
d12a118ea22ffb11
c2003c3dd67a77d2
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 5.1.2600.0
(xpclient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.2600.0 Nepal N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 2fbbc864a7c703ba
5a248f3b3082dcac
12fb2393
345ac9f3c669524c
510e0dedf38bfb0f
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 5.1.2600.0
(xpclient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.2600.0 Vietnam N/A
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15

Safe Entries

First Seen: 17 August 2008 at 2:51 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable d49ce56cc61aeefd
23786387c92a65c3
0f1cd12a
7908374aa52fbe6a
7475765cd2217a4a
No 4.00 4.00 Internal Submission
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 3a9bd3ff9e89fac9
0c66c5c56eee7483
98a15116
16bed4cc24e73a3f
0f9aa66367381fee
No 4.00 4.00 United States
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 4de4eefb0ac76093
43c39c550dfffff5
22c631f2
8193355a4c2a53bd
338e67e203bc9685
No 5.1.2600.0
(xpclient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.2600.0 Internal Submission
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable c70739ac3b32f628
bbfa008d410d9074
69ebe51a
1993f415cb7fcbaa
eed2ee80a8253290
No 5.1.2600.0
(xpclient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.2600.0 Internal Submission
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