How to Remove “comsdupd.exe”

What is comsdupd.exe?

comsdupd.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as comsdupd.exe. It belongs to Windows Operating System and was developed by Microsoft Corporation. It is commonly stored in C:\Windows\System32.

Malware programmers or cybercriminals write different types of malicious programs and name them as comsdupd.exe to spread virus.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to detect whether your system is affected by comsdupd.exe?

Viruses can easily affect and corrupt “.exe” files causing several system malfunctions. Below are the symptoms to check if your system is infected with the malware:

  • Problem during computer start-up.
  • Problem during program start-up.
  • Errors while running specific functions.
  • Damaged and missing link files.
  • Conflict in the process.
  • Missing or corrupted driver files.
  • Invalid Windows registry.
  • Hardware malfunction.

To further establish the infection of malware, 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 comsdupd.exe file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Windows\System32, then you should perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware infection.

How does Comodo Antivirus help you to protect your system from comsdupd.exe malware?

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Step 7: If the system is infected with comsdupd.exe malware or any other threats, you will be prompted with an alert screen upon scanning.

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 06 February 2009 at 8:18 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable bd40ba07311a278a
d851c84d95413f6f
3bbe5169
3a258dd638426231
405f93eafc59fbfa
Virus.Win32.
Sality.q
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-0852)
5.1.2600.5
512
Germany N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 49c6a4d2b64e467e
b0f55167b0b860fa
d2c4eb4b
7d845e474e86bc15
f11207cb12978549
Virus.Win32.
Virut.AK
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-0852)
5.1.2600.5
512
France N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 2374c26d2fceca9b
3be060c6cb5b1fee
66f57b6a
2173f05210e517b1
fc7fb0b291e9e5c0
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-0852)
5.1.2600.5
512
Botswana N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable fb9f10c8371be8a0
ef62a6df3a2b171a
f96e6cc1
b7caca16dcf49d11
4bfdb8e1120d6b26
Virus.Win32.
Parite.gen
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-0852)
5.1.2600.5
512
Germany N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 24 June 2008 at 11:29 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable 00bd9bda7ea85972
b2549e1e9b9ae7b0
133d796e
96834b719fad890b
a1b5d00f0c46be7d
No N/A N/A Bulgaria
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable cf5bf60dbfbb9d43
ef7c3944e743750b
d44670fe
5b431dcac4a76276
ceb8a1ab0c1c11f2
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-0852)
5.1.2600.5
512
United Kingdom
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 81037282084257e0
6c604da706beea37
c613ee3d
N/A No 5.1.2600.2
180
(xpsp_sp2_
rtm.040803
-2158)
5.1.2600.2
180
United Kingdom
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable ed1b4daf1f6c5280
d9fbcb39cfcb6e2f
d0c9485f
16f7fe7731947293
5e6dc82e457e7f54
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-0852)
5.1.2600.5
512
Poland
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