How to Remove “dmremote.exe”

What is dmremote.exe?

Originally developed by Microsoft Corporation, dmremote.exe is a legitimate file process. This process is known as dmremote.exe and it belongs to Logical Disk Manager Component. It is located in C:\Windows\System32 by default.

dmremote.exe virus is created when malware authors write virus files and name them after dmremote.exe with an aim to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to detect whether your system is affected by dmremote.exe?

Viruses can easily affect and corrupt “.exe” files causing several system malfunctions. Below are the symptoms to check if your system is infected with the malware:

  • Problem during computer start-up.
  • Problem during program start-up.
  • Errors while running specific functions.
  • Damaged and missing link files.
  • Conflict in the process.
  • Missing or corrupted driver files.
  • Invalid Windows registry.
  • Hardware malfunction.

To further establish the infection of malware, 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 dmremote.exe file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Windows\System32, then you should perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware infection.

How does Comodo Antivirus help you to protect your system from dmremote.exe malware?

Comodo Antivirus protects your system from malware attacks and also removes any existing infections. Following are the steps to effectively purge out the dmremote.exe malware from your system.

Step 1: Download and install Comodo 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: Restart your PC.

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Step 7: If the system is infected with dmremote.exe malware or any other threats, you will be prompted with an alert screen upon scanning.

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 05 June 2008 at 12:16 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corp. Executable adb2ef48b0b7f13e
c0cba46625054c61
920e9c04
18ac782a98e09ffc
64a7463c3a31dae7
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 2600.5512.
503.0
1.0 United States N/A
2 Microsoft Corp. Executable b211a2ea2ba27d22
5a0b1f4e69ece5b3
a80d7b50
f9c3a51a6a07aa55
948e16e7181c3842
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 2600.5512.
503.0
1.0 Russian Federation N/A
3 Microsoft Corp. Executable 31ae754056b95df9
2b9cdafc78823f78
386cbe04
9d701288a7e6c79f
d8c3e6c4ab81a8d7
Virus.Win32.
Parite.gen
No 2600.5512.
503.0
1.0 Bulgaria N/A
4 Microsoft Corp. Executable 57f3be78aafa80e8
5aebedb93e3639bf
64b90865
80aa9696e952d2cc
e4c627b29a875d38
Virus.Win32.
Sality.L
No 2600.2180.
503.0
1.0 Poland N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 03 June 2008 at 11:41 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corp. Executable e39f4adedca6d005
dbee498b30ce1162
5877eddd
d5738f58e19f04e1
2ecd3a25c8bc6231
No 2600.5512.
503.0
1.0 Internal Submission
2 Microsoft Corp. Executable 666d012c6113c7f4
24bcbf3aef9b1914
f8ef9ddc
b4aa2a43256bae14
7242519433332d0e
No 2600.5512.
503.0
1.0 10.100.130.247/32
3 Microsoft Corp. Executable 2af574d9aab0093d
e39ff2d401bb5897
7d0700ca
7602459bc0d7298a
ef030fa66b3fdcef
No 2600.2180.
503.0
1.0 10.100.130.247/32
4 Microsoft Corp. Executable 431d1b7dc7073c80
6266e0cab916ff51
bc88cc1b
81b54cd98f4c6e01
61147e9e8691f8f6
No 2600.5512.
503.0
1.0 10.100.130.247/32
Display 4 items per page
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  • 8 items per page
  • 16 items per page
  • 32 items per page
 
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