How to Remove “dcomcnfg.exe”

What is dcomcnfg.exe?


dcomcnfg.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as COM+. It belongs to Microsoft Windows Operating System and was developed by Microsoft. It is commonly stored in C:\Program Files.
Malware programmers write different types of malicious programs and name it as dcomcnfg.exe to spread virus.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to check if your computer is infected with dcomcnfg.exe malware?       


Each malware is different and causes unique problems to the system. You will notice one or several of the following symptoms if your system is infected with dcomcnfg.exe malware:
  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • dcomcnfg.exe file is taking more of your CPU memory 
  • System performance is very low
  • Browser is redirected to some strange websites
  • Interference of annoying popup ads
  • Other malwares infiltrate into the system
To further establish the malware infection, 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 dcomcnfg.exe and open the file location

If the file is located outside C:\Program Files, then it is likely that the system is affected with dcomcnfg.exe malware.

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

Ideally, replacing the existing dcomcnfg.exe file on your computer with a different version procured from the internet is advisable. To remove the file using Comodo's trusted and effective antivirus software, follow the steps below:

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

Step 2: Installation configuration frames will be displayed. Select the configuration you would like to apply

Step 3: Select Customize Configuration option and arrange installers, configuration, and file location.

Step 4: Once the Installation is Finished, restart your PC.

Step 5: It will take some time for the Comodo Internet Security to update the antivirus.

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 dcomcnfg.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!
 
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Malware Entries

First Seen: 20 October 2011 at 10:04 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable c864cc2f8df4907e
f5cab58186e60666
1a672d09
0449ffbe631bcef0
c18065aaaa8e8059
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 2001.12.44
14.700
03.00.00.4
414
156.220.126.105/32 N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 075021746156a4bd
3082c39fb486bffd
7a122679
cf67ab4ee42f383c
63313a2a6bc6fef8
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 2001.12.44
14.700
03.00.00.4
414
Russian Federation N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 2002be07a5440426
1de12a4ee7a43e86
bae3817a
19f859aa00ec0cde
38e92a02057a6682
Virus.Win32.
Parite.gen
No 2001.12.44
14.42
03.00.00.4
414
Greece N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 0923ca2c525bd4d2
962e03872ffca570
788a7155
4aa1c4984e97361a
8a7ba9dad7313753
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 2001.12.44
14.700
03.00.00.4
414
Egypt N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 06 August 2008 at 12:11 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable ada97159b37d95b2
01e3276dc56966e8
2c1e5e8e
18dbfda7e10fc029
071879a85516fc00
No 5.00.1601.
0
5.00.1601.
0
Internal Submission
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 80801af8917eea77
0f4ea963224cebe4
7cb3d0a1
f4e955bd7c0283ed
77711938d095c255
No 5.00.1601.
0
5.00.1601.
0
United States
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 6aad4d4a5204ab50
49aea1d05a77d289
fb5c0f95
fcfd13646d428577
e8e6289825db7f25
No 4.00 4.00 United States
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable e82007cf0a89ced9
eb170dd8389d3639
1f69825f
992f9259c96ccd25
9d3de0d907810d38
No 2001.12.44
14.700
03.00.00.4
414
Internal Submission
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