How to Remove “bpacmd.exe”

What is bpacmd.exe?

Originally developed by Microsoft Corporation, bpacmd.exe is a legitimate file process. This process is known as SQL BPA Command Line and it belongs to Microsoft SQL Server. It is located in C:\Program Files by default.

bpacmd.exe virus is created when malware authors write virus files and name them after bpacmd.exe with an aim to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to check if your computer is infected with bpacmd.exe malware?

If your system is affected by bpacmd.exe malware, you will notice one or several of the symptoms below:

  • bpacmd.exe occupies an unusually large CPU memory
  • Erratic internet connection
  • Your browser is bombarded with annoying popup ads
  • Computer screen freezes
  • PC's processing speed suffers
  • You are redirected to unknown websites

To pinpoint the virus file location, take the following steps:

Step 1: Press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys at once to open Task Manager.

Step 2: If you notice the file located outside C:\Program Files, you should run an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

How to remove bpacmd.exe malware from system using Comodo Cleaning Essentials?

You can either choose to remove bpacmd.exe and other malwares using Comodo Antivirus, or Comodo Cleaning Essentials (CCE) – both of which are absolutely free to download! CCE is a set of computer security tools designed to help you identify and remove malwares and unsafe processes from an infected computer.

To remove malwares using CCE, take the following steps:

1. Check the system requirements and download the feature-rich CCE suite for free.

2. After installation, choose the type of scan you want to perform. CCE offers 3 scan options to get rid of malwares from a PC:

  • Smart Scan: Does a scan on critical areas of your system.
  • Full Scan: Does a complete scan of your system.
  • Custom Scan: Does a scan only on selected items.

The process to initiate the above mentioned scans are self-explanatory and thus, easy-to-use. 
Additionally, it's recommended that you approve of any updates that the CCE will prompt you about to ensure it does a better job of identifying all the latest threats.

3. Click 'Next' to view the results.
Regardless of the type of scan you choose, the results will sometimes show false positive (flagging files that are actually safe), which has to be ignored. Only select the files you want to get rid of.

4. Click 'Apply' to apply the selected operations to the threats. The selected operations will be applied.

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 05 May 2009 at 6:56 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable cb257ea3bc16e01a
394e7f4d6d4563f0
d4c269a8
f94575255fda1c98
f053cde55c1793a2
Virus.Win32.
Sality.l
No 2005.090.4
035.00
9.00.4035.
00
United States N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 7e20f75e5e9e1d5d
170c481385c08477
da78641f
0c04bcab33a7c8b4
b97d55263382ad04
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 2005.090.4
035.00
9.00.4035.
00
Russian Federation N/A
3 N/A Executable 294b709596408deb
6439bea39c7170ef
2a1e3240
7e74569687050a6c
2c69cd63fba1ce2c
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No N/A N/A India N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable cdfc18755d59555f
0d381e75a41b4c87
ae46bc27
9278888c07f15892
4f9c57d03c8819fe
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 2005.090.1
399.00
9.00.1399.
06
Iran, Islamic Republic of N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 30 May 2008 at 3:22 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable f48460f3fea18bb6
492f89bee6d0b3b0
b1ce19ad
fee9db1c17ed2812
153a794a9ebadc41
No 2005.090.3
042.00
9.00.3042.
00
10.224.1.53/32
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 4b1abb0b6347148b
4c9beee6ebe76fbc
1eeb0b19
2c3ac7a78c41a23f
62f8bf4723c08b21
No 2005.090.5
000.00
9.00.5000.
00
10.224.1.65/32
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable f48460f3fea18bb6
492f89bee6d0b3b0
b1ce19ad
fee9db1c17ed2812
153a794a9ebadc41
No 2005.090.3
042.00
9.00.3042.
00
Internal Submission
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 02757dc5992630bd
5be1c99e2b4528c3
ef0c0b73
6130a55eb414b2bd
bcd484e62e599bc7
No 2005.090.4
035.00
9.00.4035.
00
179.7.131.23/32
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