How to Remove “dim.exe”

What is dim.exe?

dim.exe is a legitimate file process developed by Corel Corporation. This process is known as DIM and it belongs to Corel Common Framework. You can locate the file in C:\Program Files. The virus is created by malware authors and are named them after dim.exe file.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to check if your computer is infected with dim.exe malware?

Keep an eye for the following symptoms to check if your PC is infected with dim.exe malware:

  • Unstable internet connection
  • Browser redirects to unwanted websites
  • PC performance slows down
  • Browser is bombarded with hordes of popup ads
  • System screen freezes repeatedly

If you find any of the above mentioned symptoms, take the following steps to be sure about the malware infection:

  • Press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.
  • Go to the process tab and right-click on the dim.exe file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Program Files, then you should take measures to get rid of the malware.

How to remove dim.exe malware from system with Comodo Cleaning Essentials?

Comodo Cleaning Essentials (CCE) incorporates antivirus software with unique features like auto-sandboxing to identify and obstruct every suspicious process running on an endpoint with a single click. To remove malwares using dim.exe, follow the steps mentioned below:

Step 1: Download the CCE suite.

Step 2: To start the application, double-click on the CCE.exe file.

Step 3: It then probes the antivirus to initiate a full system scan to identify and remove any existing malicious files.

Step 4: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be prompted with an alert screen.

Step 5: Comodo Cleaning Essentials will remove dim.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 03 December 2011 at 7:56 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 273d10ee6b8d605d
3c3002ee9057913a
e9b7c0f8
1903c824a419c2f5
5624740d9a0c4853
TrojWare.MSI
L.Teper.A
No 0.0.0.0 0.0.0.0 185.178.50.102/32 N/A
2 Corel Corporation Executable 0ed2d067c103cec5
43871a19df391c4e
b2605bcd
efa50cb8406ae9ab
1e491f7b8a1fa44b
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 7.7.0.448 7.7.0.448 Turkey N/A
3 N/A Executable 8ae8c0dc311e14a4
eeb9631aec4cb6a9
b7bba9ed
6894ad714d7b5232
499bce8979e8aad7
TrojWare.Win
32.Spy.E
No N/A N/A 197.251.185.103/32 N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 31db58e08ee0a715
75a7f915fdc51c11
29064aad
1bcc6473fa248a37
2464eb5bec02be79
Unclassified
Malware
No 0.0 3.6 United States N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 29 October 2011 at 7:20 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Corel Corporation Executable 6fdb1f3ab7eb2454
26c69573c6d783b3
299cad29
1fd3a7bee606d990
55e1f507e75e854f
Yes 7.4.0.367 7.4.0.367 31.8.126.144/32
2 Corel Corporation Executable d8fb174c9cf4a2a7
201312ac78be41f4
3f27b8f8
d2db8d8fc1d58b22
bc01c933b0eeabb1
Yes 13.0.0.79 13.0.0.79 United States
3 Corel Corporation Executable e4c4a87ea4a7c7e5
fe047fe5afbb66bf
bdf3876d
fa0fa1ad416850c6
15de284f4d72b693
Yes 13.0.0.134 13.0.0.134 United States
4 Corel Corporation Executable 308a0f6bc76f1fec
2be02a504ec46b17
9ca910d2
152d193703a597f7
bfc31a8bc09517b5
Yes 13.0.0.210 13.0.0.210 United States
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