How to Remove “dfuicom.exe”

What is dfuicom.exe?

dfuicom.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as dfuicom.exe. It belongs to Microsoft Office 2003 and was developed by Microsoft Coproration. It is commonly stored in C:\Windows\System32. Malware programmers or cybercriminals write different types of malicious programs and name it as dfuicom.exe to spread virus.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • dfuicom.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 dfuicom.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 dfuicom.exe malware.

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

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 06 November 2011 at 12:20 pm
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Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 0b45c45e4d53ad57
d7b72a499828bb9d
71483d02
ad5b62f0770b5135
5629450662cac7e7
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 11.0.5510 11.0.5510 Belarus N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 7d7d5896befd12d9
ce50ee37a5b892d2
fb5bc763
3f9ea9f28cbfd310
0cfe5859c5c4492a
Worm.Win32.M
abezat.b0
Yes 11.0.8164 11.0.8164 South Africa N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 6a00e666ad0a12f6
1d9951d5eb9c5421
96683665
c0ab838e32973995
e25f22e174e58f1c
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 11.0.5510 11.0.5510 Bulgaria N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 732212390dd6adaa
9461be2ba4e39faf
506619b4
b3c09f471297c696
2399faf0a2ed08ca
Worm.Win32.G
ael.A
Yes 11.0.8164 11.0.8164 Russian Federation N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 04 June 2008 at 3:22 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable b1cf91dd4f14ec56
0c1765ca462009cc
9f1394d6
12c0831be6504f98
1c685009cb044362
Yes 12.0.6423.
1000
12.0.6423.
1000
10.100.19.227/32
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable b1cf91dd4f14ec56
0c1765ca462009cc
9f1394d6
12c0831be6504f98
1c685009cb044362
Yes 12.0.6423.
1000
12.0.6423.
1000
198.20.167.84/32
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 85ceafaa6596f376
d9877526cb67abdc
6d886e7b
577ac7f80cbc7372
1f13a462d8722299
Yes 11.0.8164 11.0.8164 France
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable ad112b5a219e4c8c
11106fb029b739dd
75e83c14
8d1d677e276fafff
033bc5c42c0ce852
Yes 11.0.5510 11.0.5510 Russian Federation
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