How to Remove “brmfbags.exe”

What is brmfbags.exe?

brmfbags.exe is a legitimate file process developed by Brother Industries. This process is known as Brother MFL-PRO BidiAgent Service and it Brother MFL Pro. You can locate the file in C:\Windows\System32. The virus is created by malware authors and is named after brmfbags.exe file.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

Keep an eye for the following symptoms to check if your PC is infected with brmfbags.exe malware:

  • Unstable internet connection
  • Browser redirects to unwanted websites
  • PC performance slows down
  • Browser is bombarded with hordes of popup ads
  • System screen freezes repeatedly

If you find any of the above mentioned symptoms, take the following steps to be sure about the malware infection:

1) Press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.

2) Go to the process tab and right-click on the brmfbags.exe file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Windows\System32, then you should take measures to get rid of the malware.

How to remove brmfbags.exe malware from system with Comodo Cleaning Essentials?

Comodo Cleaning Essentials (CCE) incorporates antivirus software with unique features like auto-sandboxing to identify and obstruct every suspicious process running on an endpoint with a single click. To remove brmfbags.exe malware using CCE, follow the steps mentioned below:

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Step 5: Comodo Cleaning Essentials will remove brmfbags.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 12 October 2010 at 12:16 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Brother Industries, Ltd. Executable dcfbe956ce3cbf5f
88f42bfda170acf9
11a04cf9
6e2340ee6451f838
4a6ee2e5dc4b43f3
EmailWorm.Wi
n32.Runonce.
~v001
No 1.10.10.12
1
1.45.11.42
3
Spain N/A
2 Brother Industries, Ltd. Executable e544546e2dd19cff
854b9b01656b4398
ad81e8a6
d50250ae6d9af945
ac0d413f57d1306f
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.H
No 1.10.10.12
1
1.45.11.42
3
Germany N/A
3 Brother Industries, Ltd. Executable c6eef2ea4fdb4790
78a68f36cb3c4101
f7544656
2a28f9e45e09cf82
58f8beef513288e0
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 1.10.10.12
1
1.45.11.42
3
Romania N/A
4 Brother Industries, Ltd. Executable 237747decf56ec44
88e1f81f64813e5d
5e0f5a66
99c39060a454a562
1460c7beece33df1
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 1.10.10.12
1
1.45.11.42
3
Poland N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 09 July 2009 at 6:00 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Brother Industries, Ltd. Executable 28046b322994f344
3f7ac6c92dbc4e60
91804897
d491f24678e121f0
feab632162390e46
No 1.10.10.12
1
1.45.11.42
3
Sweden
2 Brother Industries, Ltd. Executable 28046b322994f344
3f7ac6c92dbc4e60
91804897
d491f24678e121f0
feab632162390e46
No 1.10.10.12
1
1.45.11.42
3
Internal Submission
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