How to Remove “dfrgntfs1.exe”

What is dfrgntfs1.exe?

dfrgntfs1.exe is a legitimate executable file developed by Diskeeper Corporation. This process is known as Dfrgntfs1.exe and it belongs to Diskeeper Disk Defragmenter. It is commonly stored in C:\Program Files.

Cybercriminals find a way out to mimic malicious programs in the name of dfrgntfs1.exe to spread malware infection.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to check if your computer is infected with dfrgntfs1.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 dfrgntfs1.exe malware:

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • dfrgntfs1.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 dfrgntfs1.exe and open the file location

If the file is located outside C:\Windows\System32, then it is likely that the system is affected with dfrgntfs1.exe malware.

How to remove dfrgntfs1.exe malware from system using Comodo Antivirus?

Ideally, replacing the existing dfrgntfs1.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 dfrgntfs1.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 12 September 2009 at 1:10 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Diskeeper Corporation Executable d313bc8375ecfc75
c26dd9fdbdf9eac0
43810789
377dd27456fc7bac
722af8b7554f4a5a
Virus.Win32.
Murofet.a
No 10.0.593.0 10.0.593.0 Bulgaria N/A
2 Diskeeper Corporation Executable eeb4d1ec67630f1c
cfc00a9466a9e455
d4d2ba11
e406f373e084575b
8353c744abbc8548
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 10.0.608.0 10.0.608.0 Russian Federation N/A
3 Diskeeper Corporation Executable fe619af294006ffa
dee659378f53ffa5
b2fd7d09
05226bc32cd6e2ef
0f59053c5a8dec37
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 10.0.608.0 10.0.608.0 Russian Federation N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 23 April 2009 at 7:16 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Diskeeper Corporation Executable 336c7bed12918f88
7ad406df6ac7e357
e5c47e93
dca43bc93f937000
c7994545abec1dd7
No 10.0.608.0 10.0.608.0 Internal Submission
2 Diskeeper Corporation Executable 336c7bed12918f88
7ad406df6ac7e357
e5c47e93
dca43bc93f937000
c7994545abec1dd7
No 10.0.608.0 10.0.608.0 Sweden
3 Diskeeper Corporation Executable 4255c7c6f597d3b5
5bbc7ac0aec43763
c181d209
93e8b39d8f8af2e3
0012c43dd49ffeaa
No 10.0.593.0 10.0.593.0 United States
4 Executive Software International, Inc. Executable 952016f1215d9e99
8320ca588d45d0a1
9217db74
4473e8547051e8f7
216f61154ec41c23
No 9.0.524.0 9.0.524.0 Internal Submission
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