How to Remove “dialer.exe”

What is dialer.exe?

dialer.exe is a legitimate executable file developed by Microsoft Corporation. This process is known as ISPWizard Dialer and it belongs to Windows Operating System. It is commonly stored in C:\Program files. Cybercriminals find a way out to mimic malicious programs in the name of dialer.exe to spread malware infection.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to detect whether your system is affected by dialer.exe ?

Viruses can easily affect and corrupt exefiles causing several system malfunctions. Below are the symptoms to check if your system is infected with the malware:

  • Problem during computer startup.
  • Problem during program startup.
  • Errors while running specific functions.
  • Damaged and missing link files.
  • Conflict in the process.
  • Missing or corrupted driver files.
  • Invalid Windows registry.
  • Hardware malfunction.

To further establish the infection of malware, 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 dialer.exe file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Program files, then you should perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware infection.

How does Comodo Antivirus help you to protect your system from dialer.exe malware?

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 05 February 2009 at 4:19 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 53cb55e691f3d300
05504d7bb7e48e57
19109d1a
abdab8384656fed3
192ff9849e2f5e5f
Win32.Neshta
.A
No N/A N/A Romania N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 429d7107ca4bf058
1aed78229e0c919c
fe728f52
7e277b155af7592e
f204412917cef6a8
Virus.Win32.
Daum.B0
No 5.1.2600.5
512
5.1.2600.5
512
Poland N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 2f3f8394f43ea568
6d5b8092008e2b98
863ce2cb
7e43e7917d07df66
c7d70850f58a5347
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 5.1.2600.5
512
5.1.2600.5
512
Cote D'Ivoire N/A
4 Корпорация Майкрософт Executable d9d9a276cfe842df
381a5c2dfe1e97a4
f174162c
35a6abc4d12f4431
54b73da8d6a64a7a
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 5.1.2600.5
512
5.1.2600.5
512
Russian Federation N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 25 June 2008 at 5:00 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable d6b2a9cc6bd3588f
a9804ada5197afda
6a9e034b
46523e17ee0f6837
746924eda7e9bac9
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
United States
2 Micromoda Executable dcb05074aef27b89
0316ee1cb4cebc7f
c784dea3
9e88851471c6a0c4
48c7a3579b412487
No 1, 0, 0, 2 1, 0, 0, 2 Internal Submission
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable c31c7bb8ff731c30
09c4f89ae64312ca
a7494ddf
26976f1218f15406
e4d9a0c9d1654ead
No 5.1.2600.2
180
5.1.2600.2
180
United States
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 1a7ac3e75c1e3260
2c606ff6996f91d0
999ec9df
e60c429021a5dd74
4a339c035e24f644
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
Turkey
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