How to Remove “df.exe”

What is df.exe?

df.exe is a legitimate process file popularly known as Diect Folders. It belongs to direct folders, developed by Code Sector, Inc. It is located in C:\Program Files by default.

Malware programmers write virus files with malicious scripts and save them as df.exe with an intention to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platforms: Windows OS

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

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

  • Unstable internet connection
  • df.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 df.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:\Windows\System32, perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

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

Step 1: Download our award-winning 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: Restart your PC after the installation gets over

Step 5: Wait for Comodo Internet Security to update the antivirus.

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 df.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 30 July 2012 at 6:12 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Executable ef0aa61394e85051
eb3a5881ed852f37
10961779
9af92172e3333165
bf92d6373487008c
Unclassified
Malware
No 1.0.0.0 1.0.0.0 United States N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 19 August 2008 at 1:42 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Piriform Ltd Executable e44d2aae0201b5bb
ad99d9ec37af8dbb
4af72cb0
48003c8d48bf05e0
d74d13793deeebec
Yes 1, 4, 0,
98
1, 4, 0,
98
United States
2 N/A Executable c50a57d2735cb356
55043e25310a1348
bfb7de4e
91d10022d0df1c2b
8fe88e32bda45f61
No N/A N/A United States
3 Piriform Ltd Executable cf4913c3c7b565ee
ffd1aa0627820302
b9541b47
cbe75bbec7e0ec34
fa819154b8e31d4c
Yes 2.11.0.560 2.11.0.560 198.20.167.84/32
4 N/A Executable beecec4b69c07ccb
a494a090ac06f728
fa98aa95
5179911197bce4c1
0300a1bfd0163e18
No N/A N/A 104.236.253.252/32
Display 4 items per page
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  • 8 items per page
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  • 32 items per page
 
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