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.

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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: 20 October 2011 at 2:42 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 1f378215884c73e1
d3342b977fdfd850
2e8c696f
948c17e1b60efa7c
fcfded31e3035493
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 5.1.2600.5
512
5.1.2600.5
512
156.199.145.110/32 N/A
2 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
3 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
4 Корпорация Майкрософт Executable 0b08e8db11b07bab
7932856f69ac3b29
6677001e
b3d210d5ed22f554
edf00bf75b87ffb4
Virus.Win32.
Expiro.CG
No 5.1.2600.5
512
5.1.2600.5
512
France N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 15 September 2010 at 4:23 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Micromoda Executable dcb05074aef27b89
0316ee1cb4cebc7f
c784dea3
9e88851471c6a0c4
48c7a3579b412487
No 1, 0, 0, 2 1, 0, 0, 2 Internal Submission
2 Micromoda Executable a1ec799d3052eecf
7c8d10314d3b2943
f190f666
e04a394bbf5a4b0e
a5fc39a901e74747
No 1, 0, 0, 2 1, 0, 0, 2 Internal Submission
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 3cfd998efffa6e45
ec837f2e50357ea5
3d47c8bf
2ae21129c69716ff
3276e4dda89b60a6
No 4.10.2000 4.10.2000 United States
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable daf4f3630ec6e971
f26ea676f8679a66
a049dc14
fad3c49956cdf5bb
baf778a5629558b5
No 10.0.16232
.1000
(WinBuild.
160101.080
0)
10.0.16232
.1000
Germany
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