How to Remove “cmdl32.exe”

What is cmdl32.exe?


cmdl32.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as Microsoft Connection Manager Auto-Download. It belongs to software Microsoft(R) Connection Manager  and was developed by Microsoft Corporation. It is commonly stored in C:\Program Files. Malware programmers or cybercriminals write different types of malicious programs and name it as cmdl32.exe to spread virus.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to check if your computer is infected with cmdl32.exe malware?       


Each malware is different and causes unique problems to the system. You will notice one or several of the following symptoms if your system is infected with cmdl32.exe malware:

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • cmdl32.exe file is taking more of your CPU memory 
  • System performance is very low
  • Browser is redirected to some strange websites
  • Interference of annoying popup ads
  • Other malwares infiltrate into the system


To further establish the malware infection, 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 cmdl32.exe and open the file location


If the file is located outside C:\Program Files, then it is likely that the system is affected with cmdl32.exe malware.

How to remove cmdl32.exe malware from system using Comodo Antivirus?
Ideally, replacing the existing cmdl32.exe file on your computer with a different version procured from the internet is advisable. To remove the file using Comodo's trusted and effective antivirus software, follow the steps below:

Step 1: Download the award-winning Comodo 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: Once the Installation is Finished, restart your PC.

Step 5: It will take some time for the Comodo Internet Security to update the antivirus.

Step 6: Proceed with a quick scan that automatically begins after the update.

Step 7: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be prompted with an alert screen.

Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove cmdl32.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!
 

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 23 March 2018 at 8:35 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable ec6e0ba3e3fffd38
aee56a766da97d58
1f282a64
fa0e859709c003d8
de8c6f9db07168fa
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 7.02.7600.
16385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
7.02.7600.
16385
197.33.232.31/32 N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable c98141792b99d233
38a2cba4e536d7dd
36ad90b5
7c78e4006d396e61
3f45bcf9d9f97828
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 7.02.7600.
16385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
7.02.7600.
16385
Azerbaijan N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 7052d94195e8c5ef
a119b1d90d83008d
3d682e07
838c58f147649101
830bac2becfd24d6
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 7.02.7600.
16385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
7.02.7600.
16385
197.39.23.132/32 N/A
4 Корпорация Майкрософт Executable 3576c9737e94d1ee
280ff792f1c9f844
29d7ff9f
ed26b66d8fcbf214
d6163c0723abe284
Virus.Win32.
Expiro.CG
No 7.02.2600.
5512
(xpsp.0804
13-0852)
7.02.2600.
5512
France N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 08 December 2008 at 4:26 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 26cfd55fabd69acf
12d40b518d9d34d5
44d4945f
18642ed8433bf9a4
7a78434994dd0f76
No 7.2.15063.
994
(WinBuild.
160101.080
0)
7.2.15063.
994
Finland
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 0f303faee4eb98f8
2a5edc50bc2fde1e
fc9d5c4f
f44d1840065e1f1a
4ac2cfb35d230a89
No 7.2.15063.
936
(WinBuild.
160101.080
0)
7.2.15063.
936
Germany
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable a40cc86c619eab4d
a07e705914890cbf
c3c9cc57
c07329b4af563878
7e0d148cff32d556
No 7.2.10586.
1045
(th2_relea
se.170728-
1941)
7.2.10586.
1045
United States
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 94066f147f547994
7c28513cbc753952
7676d597
ba84455db9cc01ee
fa3d2a8b25384a3f
No 7.2.15063.
936
(WinBuild.
160101.080
0)
7.2.15063.
936
United States
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