How to Remove “diskdefrag.exe”

What is diskdefrag.exe?

diskdefrag.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as Auslogics Disk Defrag. It belongs to Disk Defrag and was developed by Auslogics, Inc. It is commonly stored in C:\Program files. Malware programmers or cybercriminals write different types of malicious programs and name it as diskdefrag.exe to spread virus.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • diskdefrag.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 diskdefrag.exe and open the file location

If the file is located outside C:\Program files, then it is likely that the system is affected with diskdefrag.exe malware.

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

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 08 March 2018 at 12:01 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 IObit Executable ff1910f8ff305381
2e689a583234455d
e37d851a
9e68322ccfe2a0a2
25fa4c396cc02d31
Win32.Jeefo.
A
No 1.0.0.10 1.0.0.0 Turkey N/A
2 PCMax Executable fddd8f6658d66cdd
a603d7e51c0fa155
3742fc4e
01332f584cb3cb8d
f8ded3a639cb4c2c
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 1.1.3.0 1.x Ghana N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 20 August 2010 at 5:30 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Glarysoft Ltd Executable 2ebf40b1ea016c42
2ca072fc8d114204
ed7e3f0c
f356424a6f006b0e
2d892968691ac2fc
Yes 5.0.0.61 5.0.0.1 10.108.51.216/32
2 Glarysoft Ltd Executable 451a79cd28f0b8f5
076da6e24b6fbcd6
b35e9e4a
6b9f431e55dcd0dc
c271e8605b2edc18
Yes 5.0.0.61 5.0.0.1 198.20.167.84/32
3 Ausl˜ogics Executable 3272666716c30af7
bc10fbdcad60a03e
9512b612
9a0b7f45a59d1410
a3d4ba11de794991
Yes 10.0.7.0 10.x Russian Federation
4 Auslogics Executable 2d98269219f01a7c
014a5a513206c3c2
aedc3e95
97d4798e9115c5b1
f0800fe53a60adf1
Yes 9.2.0.0 9.x United States
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