How to Remove “dllhost.exe”

What is Dllhost.exe?

Dllhost.exe is a legitimate Windows file, and also know as COM surrogate. It belongs to Microsoft Windows operating system. This is very useful file and is used to load required Dll files to run the Windows program. It is a Windows core file and so it is stored in c:\windows path. Malware Programmers write the malware program and name it dlllhost.exe and it is spread via internet.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to find system is affected by dllhost.exe malware

When the PC performmance is very low or the system is rebooting automatically, the system is infected with the malware. To check and confirm the same, go to the task manager by pressing the combination of keys ctrl+ALT+DEL and go to the process and check the dllhost.exe process and right click on the proceess if the locaton is c:\windows, then the system is safe and secure, if not, you can conclude that your system is affected by virus.

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 30 January 2018 at 2:53 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 5f5f1b3f141da909
10f8ac01e33626e8
2127441d
c47317f735b54e5a
7b77c309cb66441d
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
197.39.190.1/32 N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable c49fec99c466fea4
ac78b9b65ce8b60c
078b69cb
b137143ffe4d9069
2620b3c6954469e1
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-2108)
5.1.2600.5
512
Egypt N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable d58538dbc67c437d
26ddd8c4a22a0ea9
28675467
ea5a4c4e0939ae23
237b1edd2a3c2315
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
197.211.56.134/32 N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable c3f58fda59c68881
3c37bff0c045148d
6b0816f1
4e1ba223c014184a
7beb15edef6532c4
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-2108)
5.1.2600.5
512
Egypt N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 17 December 2008 at 12:33 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable bd7b01d6e6908c16
e9621d399a58f3d9
75b1b78d
0be53dbbfc449c56
684606682256cbef
No 4.71.3328 4.71.3328 United States
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable bd7b01d6e6908c16
e9621d399a58f3d9
75b1b78d
0be53dbbfc449c56
684606682256cbef
No 4.71.3328 4.71.3328 10.0.17.166/32
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable ce5ab4bbe572e36a
923c5f872ed948c8
6415505b
6b377d6ffc518d9b
7aacfb346d069c60
No 4.00 4.00 United States
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable d0aa13fe3deae8d7
ccc4c8460f97eda3
37185331
0c37cce4a0e50e5c
ed274b9c80c53037
No 4.71.2612 4.71.2612 United States
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