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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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 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
2 Adobe Systems Incorporated Executable c714dfceeeefa1b5
8395a0acd15d93b8
c0780fce
df39a46846b77d45
5c3034a53d6df690
Virus.Win32.
Bacalid.A
No 6.0.0.1 6.0.0.1 Russian Federation N/A
3 Adobe Systems Incorporated Executable 92d6774a83661756
346e024dfb6278ee
b5851434
3433d05e399fc400
1235689345771fc0
Virus.Win32.
Sality.O
No 6.0.0.1 6.0.0.1 Ukraine N/A
4 Adobe Systems Incorporated Executable 4f573314099831de
d0b5d9dee148104e
db67e4db
003752bca7bd5e6c
d3436daed0b5ce80
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 8, 0,
1291, 1,
339988
8, 0,
1291, 1,
339988
Iran, Islamic Republic of N/A
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39

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 Adobe Systems Incorporated Executable fd911b30666a5884
3a130f8a25896eaa
b97b51c4
7266f229b78ec315
58be4b9946bb34bc
Yes 8, 2, 1,
4029, 1,
523496
8, 2, 1,
4029, 1,
523496
Germany
2 Adobe Systems Incorporated Executable fd911b30666a5884
3a130f8a25896eaa
b97b51c4
7266f229b78ec315
58be4b9946bb34bc
Yes 8, 2, 1,
4029, 1,
523496
8, 2, 1,
4029, 1,
523496
Russian Federation
3 Adobe Systems Incorporated Executable c2f8ebb4ce532e73
7c47d9e886863fb7
641d72b8
e2c9df6cd5dbe18a
55657689e81f0b17
No 6.0.0.1 6.0.0.1 104.236.253.252/32
4 FreePDFSolutions.com Executable 9a644e953ad30b68
07c9d41bdc7345bf
01484053
db32ba6c89c4b454
2399ec99f18492a9
No 1.0.0.0 1.0.0.0 Internal Submission
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