How to Remove “dlsldr.exe”

What is dlsldr.exe?

dlsldr.exe is a legitimate process file popularly known as DLS Loader Application. It belongs to DLS Loader Application, developed by Analog Device, Inc. It is located in C:\Program files by default.

Malware programmers write virus files with malicious scripts and save them as dlsldr.exe with an intention to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platforms: Windows OS

How to determine if your computer is infected with dlsldr.exe malware?

Look out for these symptoms to check if your PC is infected with dlsldr.exe malware:

  • Unstable internet connection
  • dlsldr.exe occupies extra CPU space
  • PC processing speed slows down
  • Browser often redirects to irrelevant websites
  • Browser is bombarded with hordes of popup ads
  • Computer screen freezes repeatedly

Take the following steps to diagnose your PC for possible dlsldr.exe malware attack:

Step 1: Simultaneously press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.

Step 2: If you notice the file located outside C:\Program Files, perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

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Step 6: Proceed with the quick scan that automatically begins after the update.

Step 7: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be notified through an alert screen.

Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove dlsldr.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

2

Malware Entries

First Seen: 03 September 2012 at 12:46 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Analog Devices Incorporated Executable c1b959a224812e03
dcc7ad0316923523
d6b8520a
56e2223e0df7b832
057638347b17452c
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 5, 0, 6, 0 5, 0, 6, 0 India N/A
2 Analog Devices Incorporated Executable 305fc8610d7828e7
2a8cb8b21d42bfa6
1075b8b4
ea8876be15548a9d
e8bc4d859d18dc0f
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 5, 0, 7, 0 5, 0, 7, 0 India N/A
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18

Safe Entries

First Seen: 17 March 2009 at 4:24 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Analog Devices Incorporated Executable 4fcb3172ae127874
fd6a3404497426c3
32bead06
e04e271a77a9425b
017ea7f04090ec3b
No 5, 0, 7, 0 5, 0, 7, 0 10.224.1.116/32
2 Analog Devices Incorporated Executable 37b5b05b8a7b33d3
706eb578702d6bc8
f120f994
4bc2198364857bc4
65793ca70d9c7480
No 5, 0, 7, 0 5, 0, 7, 0 Internal Submission
3 Analog Devices Incorporated Executable a230e54b9b14a316
64ab5d215b067ed7
1e33e3a4
a213ae8727631760
6b6344bfb0e60d1c
No 5, 0, 7, 0 5, 0, 7, 0 10.224.1.117/32
4 Analog Devices Incorporated Executable a230e54b9b14a316
64ab5d215b067ed7
1e33e3a4
a213ae8727631760
6b6344bfb0e60d1c
No 5, 0, 7, 0 5, 0, 7, 0 Internal Submission
Display 4 items per page
  • 4 items per page
  • 8 items per page
  • 16 items per page
  • 32 items per page
 
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