How to Remove “cl.exe”

What is Cl.exe?

cl.exe is an essential Microsoft file because it used for C and C++ compiler driver,and also for collecting programs written in C or C++ languages. Ideally, this type of file should be updated reguarly so that it doesn't get corrupted. When it turns into a malware, it creates problems for the operation systems.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to find if your computer is affected by cl.exe malware?

Becuase cl.exe is a popular exe file, spammers write malware programs replicating its file name. The most important thing is to watch out for warning signs when you download the file – download only if you must and only from websites you trust. Given below is a list of error message that will signal if your system is affected by cl.exe: C1001: INTERNAL COMPILER ERROR Error executing cl.exe Error executing bscmake.exe

How to remove the cl.exe file from system using Comodo Free Antivirus?

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 02 September 2013 at 1:49 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 7c4aa94ba1d36108
eca689dc027e6fe9
16574001
79544cd84956fa25
2859a22a60f1c7ca
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No N/A N/A 156.222.41.206/32 N/A
2 N/A Executable 5415d3bb4d6ba554
a61169799a3c910f
8f0f20ed
4ad89d20eb33eb76
ae4b492e25da7149
ApplicUnwnt No N/A N/A United States N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 5c81c6e2918ac975
6f18234640bd51e0
0204702a
18963cfe30a78d42
53ae58b3e0fd87d4
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 12.00.8168
.0
6.00.8168.
0
India N/A
4 N/A Executable 7bb9b28a48c61080
f08a506bce180ec5
1a3f36a7
038e0a33de24a30b
010a2135b9959771
ApplicUnwnt No N/A N/A United States N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 12 September 2008 at 8:56 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 1ce7fc463e0b8537
2bf729c420da8f8b
0aaec023
9422f1f8fbbdb502
15bbaaf4188777ef
No 12.00.8168
.0
6.00.8168.
0
United States
2 N/A Non-executable a25471549d3184c7
ae7dbf44ab2e3633
fdefe1d8
ff110f3fc39d1ee0
4d895682d72b71fc
No N/A N/A United States
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 70335af763959b39
45396e3605413c88
f14b87e9
989822d2e522845e
3c1c4142944c4479
Yes 18.10.4011
6.10 built
by:
18POINT1RE
L(CGTBUILD
26-VCWRKSP
C)
12.10.4011
6.10
India
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