How to Remove “csrss.exe”

What is Csrss.exe?

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

csrss.exe is mainly used for user mode operation and GUI operation. It is known to be a very important file, that if the user terminates the file, the whole system gets dead. On further research, Microsoft confirmed that hackers have spread the malware named csrss.exe through the internet. So it is critical to find it and delete the process instantly. Once the system is infected, it gets stuck and leads to blue screen of death.
It is found to be a trojan, as it gives permission to any strange user to access your passwords, credit card information, internet banking credentials and other private information or data.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

Common problems caused by csrss.exe malware:

  • Csrss.exe uses 100% of your CPU when right-clicking on an item.

‚ÄčThis is a problem caused by corrupted user profile. To overcome this error backup all the documents and login as administrator. Then right click on My computer ->properties -> advance Tab ->Settings under user profile. Then select Offended the profile and delete it

  • No Disk Error. This is due to IOLO system /menchancic. If you have System Mechanic Installed in your system try uninstalling it.

How to find if your system is infected with csrss.exe malware?

Csrss.exe is an very important file. To be more precise this file process is only one of a kind. This makes it pretty simple for the user to know if the system is infected with csrss.exe malware. To do so, press the combination of keys CTRL+DEL+ALT and check how many csrss process are running. If there exists only one then you out of the malware infection and your system is safe and secure. If you find more than one, a red alert is prompted to scan the system instantly. This helps you to stay safe from system damage or avoid data theft.

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

Step 1: Download our award-winning Comodo Free Antivirus.

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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 the csrss.exe virus from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 23 August 2008 at 6:18 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 7b1e9bda9d2cf0f6
e626f5d8eb186280
edbaf20c
def8c81af6b9eca2
309b735bff710aaf
Backdoor.Win
32.Mirc_base
d
No N/A N/A China N/A
2 N/A Executable d48a5a39c7352aea
8ba35955196e160f
19b2312f
877e300310902e81
e67957f5558f6dcb
Unclassified
Malware
No N/A N/A United States N/A
3 3 Executable 0cf44f61d597f798
6c26eebcb9bdd705
856e70fc
521d8c8f632715b1
e701756e9e42c034
Unclassified
Malware
No 10.0.15063
.0
10.0.15063
.0
United States N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable b34b4aa0f90fa9e0
2d4bd3fc64644b07
d27876f4
cf7341a71cb0117e
651fd1b4dc414657
Unclassified
Malware
No 4.0.30319.
34209
built by:
FX452RTMGD
R
4.0.30319.
34209
United States N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 18 June 2008 at 10:08 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable f3a49c0d42455daa
097bcfb6455f8f31
c20afbf8
abca209eba02cb59
233614db83b4f50d
No 6.0.6001.1
8000
(longhorn_
rtm.080118
-1840)
6.0.6001.1
8000
United States
2 N/A Executable b5ed4832dca627ed
caa973a88444e0b0
710928ce
49ba5846dd24638d
db35ce387ecfa608
Yes 11.61.3314
.0410
11.61.3314
.0410
China
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 17542707a3d9fa13
c569450fd978272e
f7070a77
60c2862b4bf0fd9f
582ef344c2b1ec72
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
United States
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable c79e4586989ebb8e
8f8084b5eb49afbf
d243a625
b2d3f07f5e8a13af
988a8b3c0a800880
Yes 6.3.9600.1
6384
(winblue_r
tm.130821-
1623)
6.3.9600.1
6384
United States
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