How to Remove “dbstop.exe”

What is dbstop.exe?

dbstop.exe is a legitimate file process developed by iAnywhere Solutions, Inc. This process is known as Adaptive Server Anywhere Stop Utility and it belongs to Adaptive Server Anywhere. You can locate the file in C:\Program Files. The virus is created by malware authors and is named after dbstop.exe file.

Affected Platforms: Windows OS

How to determine if your computer is infected with dbstop.exe malware?

Look out for these symptoms to check if your PC is infected with dbstop.exe malware:

  • Unstable internet connection
  • dbstop.exe occupies extra CPU space
  • PC processing speed slows down
  • Browser often redirects to irrelevant websites
  • Browser is bombarded with hordes of popup ads
  • Computer screen freezes repeatedly

Take the following steps to diagnose your PC for possible dbstop.exe malware attack:

Step 1: Simultaneously press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.

Step 2: If you notice the file located outside C:\Program Files, perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

How to remove dbstop.exe malware from system using Comodo Antivirus?

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Step 6: Proceed with the quick scan that automatically begins after the update.

Step 7: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be notified through an alert screen.

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 17 January 2011 at 3:41 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 iAnywhere Solutions, Inc. Executable 4ab8ed8117043a33
9e3f8e7e7bb544c3
a2fc3d7e
9deb120146b86e54
f83c3d2972838ea4
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No 9.0.2.3221 9.0.2.3221 Indonesia N/A
2 iAnywhere Solutions, Inc. Executable e996a5e3a5fea64f
4ba62cbcda9cbbd0
ec26c9d7
42d759562c54c0b3
a84e891ae88a44d7
Worm.Win32.M
abezat.b4
No 9.0.2.3347 9.0.2.3347 37.124.143.163/32 N/A
3 iAnywhere Solutions, Inc. Executable cd7019f33ba80d46
e9c9e45927070a54
352034a9
6c98c9f70d34ab42
a4abcfeba557da02
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 9.0.2.3476 9.0.2.3476 Russian Federation N/A
4 iAnywhere Solutions, Inc. Executable a457aee18d6cdc83
534f9e78b9fac031
47f4a9e7
4bcbeb6fc095db3f
611dc6d5991b3d96
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 9.0.2.3476 9.0.2.3476 Romania N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 03 July 2008 at 5:05 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 iAnywhere Solutions, Inc. Executable 3a906ec4695fb0b6
b68da6be8696268e
4855b844
4cbd9165062cc7d2
e615128ecd1bf374
No 8.0.1.2600 8.0.1.2600 Internal Submission
2 iAnywhere Solutions, Inc. Executable 141af5be4f05b4bc
6a0c042d167c793e
6694c772
71312e8270212c0b
041b78936c827927
No 8.0.3.5574 8.0.3.5574 Internal Submission
3 iAnywhere Solutions, Inc. Executable afa62fdec7a9cfa6
79f02decf6d4a9a7
d5574724
b3adb211b507239d
e34d0bd2efbac253
Yes 9.0.2.3654 9.0.2.3654 Internal Submission
4 iAnywhere Solutions, Inc. Executable 5c4dd2956c8aa1fd
2c194709dea86ee3
3f867959
a4c34461b448d209
8c43280172c66322
Yes 11.0.1.240
5 (32-bit)
11.0.1.240
5 (32-bit)
10.224.1.60/32
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