How to Remove “convertpdf.exe”

What is convertpdf.exe?

Originally developed by Adobe Systems, Inc., convertpdf.exe is a legitimate file process. This process is known as ConvertPDF Application and it belongs to ConvertPDF application. It is located in C:\Program Files by default.

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

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to detect whether your system is affected by convertpdf.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 convertpdf.exe file and open its location.

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

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 25 December 2008 at 10:20 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Adobe Systems Incorporated Executable c9a642abc5b85734
8e955e20aec04c6d
770411a2
d2acd510641eda97
4ee37ec3f2ad41af
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 8, 0,
1291, 1,
339988
8, 0,
1291, 1,
339988
India N/A
2 Adobe Systems Incorporated Executable 191738d72a5dedae
b06729e3398a021c
d202fb74
9e8ea767ac8f394e
0fb05e1935e47750
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 8, 2, 1,
3144, 1,
471865
8, 2, 1,
3144, 1,
471865
Germany N/A
3 Adobe Systems Incorporated Executable 961ae7807ed8fcf3
71c8df183bc19a0c
ac536d45
b90f47db1a11216b
7d6d48e6da0ecf21
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 8, 2, 1,
3144, 1,
471865
8, 2, 1,
3144, 1,
471865
India N/A
4 Adobe Systems Incorporated Executable 886c239f3b9bf13a
a6a2237988db9f7f
8b423eb3
5dca4d11fe13f0ec
a4c35ca9b6164e6b
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 8, 2, 1,
3144, 1,
471865
8, 2, 1,
3144, 1,
471865
Russian Federation N/A
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14

Safe Entries

First Seen: 11 July 2008 at 5:09 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 FreePDFSolutions.com Executable 9a644e953ad30b68
07c9d41bdc7345bf
01484053
db32ba6c89c4b454
2399ec99f18492a9
No 1.0.0.0 1.0.0.0 Internal Submission
2 Adobe Systems Incorporated Executable c2f8ebb4ce532e73
7c47d9e886863fb7
641d72b8
e2c9df6cd5dbe18a
55657689e81f0b17
No 6.0.0.1 6.0.0.1 United States
3 Adobe Systems Incorporated Executable fd911b30666a5884
3a130f8a25896eaa
b97b51c4
7266f229b78ec315
58be4b9946bb34bc
Yes 8, 2, 1,
4029, 1,
523496
8, 2, 1,
4029, 1,
523496
United States
4 N/A Executable 1b55ecb114fba5b3
bb2fcc08f542f5ad
b66c90ea
02415ec6777d182e
4a2370aaca23c394
No N/A N/A 10.224.1.63/32
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