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.

​This 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?

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 07 September 2016 at 5:09 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 2ee836f9e6b2154f
4967b3085eed38a1
9e389ff8
2b230b9edb71c542
5c513a2ab6cf7d4e
Worm.Win32.D
ropper.RA
No 1.0.0.0 1.0.0.0 China N/A
2 N/A Executable 50c89214c2c8b61f
7bee2d165988a6cf
fc7f63bc
fc82f6411abdcaef
d32e3f7ec9ac48b5
Worm.Win32.D
ropper.RA
No N/A N/A China N/A
3 N/A Executable 18cccb4c5b0c1691
d513f08bc902f5db
a66c8fcc
dc283e9fc8845160
e8f57a073f57d173
Worm.Win32.D
ropper.RA
No 3.0.0.0 3.0.0.0 China N/A
4 csrss Executable 34b4d029fb8686fe
404ab3e7d99a1309
d2d562f7
ec4acb3b8d2a17c0
7a8f4d671dc718b9
Worm.Win32.D
ropper.RA
No 1.0.0.0 1.0.0.0 China N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 27 August 2008 at 1:10 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 5e25a9920a3a94da
917e24b2be44ddd0
17db9407
fea5c15e63790770
b1e8216a7d64d90d
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-2111)
5.1.2600.5
512
United States
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 53bc9b2ae89fcad6
197ec519ae588f92
6c88e460
342271f6142e7c70
805b8a81e1ba5f5c
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
United States
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 9b81fe32842db932
92a59a87e73ca113
701f7e3b
44f275c64738ea20
56e3d9580c23b60f
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-2111)
5.1.2600.5
512
10.108.51.235/32
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