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: 19 January 2011 at 11:34 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 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
3 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
4 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
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 16 February 2010 at 1:49 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 3cfd998efffa6e45
ec837f2e50357ea5
3d47c8bf
2ae21129c69716ff
3276e4dda89b60a6
No 4.10.2000 4.10.2000 10.224.1.57/32
4 Micromoda Executable a1ec799d3052eecf
7c8d10314d3b2943
f190f666
e04a394bbf5a4b0e
a5fc39a901e74747
No 1, 0, 0, 2 1, 0, 0, 2 Internal Submission
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