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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 27 July 2008 at 7:31 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Analog Devices Incorporated Executable 28c870325bddce84
2830632723ddd01d
cb417366
4e32892b025711f9
c9c6068c88b0ac94
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 5, 0, 7, 0 5, 0, 7, 0 Canada N/A
2 Analog Devices Incorporated Executable 53433a67fb2277c3
c7c2d468f463e2c7
000d9a5d
N/A Virus.Win32.
Virut.AI
No 5, 0, 7, 0 5, 0, 7, 0 United States N/A
3 Analog Devices Incorporated Executable b192134e4c1d11bd
08ba6a68713168d1
e21c578a
319a72fb84320190
99e8dcb7aea11e55
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 5, 0, 6, 0 5, 0, 6, 0 Thailand N/A
4 Analog Devices Incorporated Executable 8a6ae33f78f11ce9
1b4fd1831adb3a7c
6fac8b20
951b985dc0939800
eaa44e0c50b1d008
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 4, 0, 2, 0 4, 0, 2, 0 India N/A
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28

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 3bc8d4a3b29619b9
8275b22cc4a4462b
77359310
5b2e4ea46a412121
f8d3419570083009
No 5, 0, 6, 0 5, 0, 6, 0 United States
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 Internal Submission
4 Analog Devices Incorporated Executable 1d27abb1d9740e9f
4506dabdf45f72bc
db469e1a
29f5e86a511f1e26
70912436474f74e9
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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