How to Remove “dmadmin.exe”

What is dmadmin.exe?

dmadmin.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as Logical Disk Manager service process and it belongs to software Logical Disk Manager for Windows NT and was developed by Microsoft.  It is commonly stored in C:\Windows\System32.  The malware programmers or cyber criminals write different types of malicious programs and name it as dmadmin.exe to damage the software and hardware.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

Malicious authors try to infect the systems with different types of malicious programs. Each form of malicious software is designed to infect the system that creates different issues and impact on the system. One can notice the following changes once the system is infected with dmadmin.exe malware

  • If the internet connection fluctuation is high 
  • If the dmadmin.exe file is taking more of your CPU memory 
  • If the system performance is very low
  • If the system is redirected to some strange websites 
  • If the system is getting some annoying popup ads 
  • If the system freezes quiet often
  • If it invites other malware to infect and damage the system and exploits the same to collect the user private informaton

When one of these happens then you can be sure that your system is infected with setup.exe  malware. To confirm that go to task manager by pressing the combination of keys ctrl+alt+del and go to the process tab and right click on the dmadmin.exe and open the location, if the location is subfolder C:\Windows\System32  files then the system is not affected by dmadmin.exe, if the location is somewhere else then the system is affected by dmadmin.exe malware.

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

Ideally, replacing the existing dmadmin.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: After network detection is complete, press “Close” button for a scan window.

Step 4: 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 dmadmin.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 20 August 2010 at 3:57 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Корпорация Microsoft и VERITAS Software Executable ed170e238a7eab80
3cd44ba582089247
f34f286e
934c68d370824a3c
4512a4e2c8044bd7
Worm.Win32.G
ael.A
No 2600.5512.
503.0
1.0 Russian Federation N/A
2 Microsoft Corp., Veritas Software Executable 4089bd68f5fc9433
ad6f145c82736bd2
c1e11cb7
f7d4ffd85e96d4a8
1770443103d24ce9
Virus.Win32.
Sality.Q
No 2600.5512.
503.0
1.0 Poland N/A
3 Корпорация Microsoft и VERITAS Software Executable b6a4a88fe8a8c811
86e6dd4c4501ade7
33be01de
2605e936e5f73fc0
cc92fd07b26d1082
MalCrypt.Ind
us!
No 2600.2180.
503.0
1.0 Russian Federation N/A
4 Microsoft Corp., Veritas Software Executable 482484dbc1365027
1beae6197a1182b3
652a8a9b
4b3e96e7f19ea5a1
aff7a409326841ad
Virus.Win32.
Virut.r1
No 2600.5512.
503.0
1.0 Romania N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 03 June 2008 at 7:45 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Корпорация Microsoft и VERITAS Software Executable e51d2b86bb268c60
ca8ed610f3b34273
2d444825
038d179db0f65615
5d58d066ef9725cd
No 2600.2180.
503.0
1.0 Internal Submission
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 4f1b676ecc78a579
043105ee76e78155
a7e37989
cab41414be8f37b3
3c9de2d8abae087d
No 5.2.3790.3
959
(srv03_sp2
_rtm.07021
6-1710)
5.2.3790.3
959
10.224.1.116/32
3 Microsoft Corp., Veritas Software Executable af6479b0a70b3a85
3b1806adc62c6b52
bd7e2252
8ad6ae71db443084
ab8332d89b00a449
No 2600.2180.
503.0
1.0 10.224.1.116/32
4 Microsoft Corp., Veritas Software Executable 26dab1cc620a62b6
382d84c350d334b8
6a0345d3
e46050330bd42f33
609117f861e32d3c
No 2600.5512.
503.0
1.0 Japan
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