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.

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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: 20 April 2010 at 1:23 am
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 045b56cd3c057541
e85ecde370fa8625
c88d5e5d
dac0f412f6c603cb
cf6598af4e111bba
Virus.Win32.
Virut.Ce
No 2600.5512.
503.0
1.0 United States N/A
4 Microsoft Corp. Executable 0e193aa811899b3c
eae4f94a0f5e47df
a1a8ded9
6dc6928e990a1492
a9136b98e28134d4
Virus.Win32.
Virut.Ce
No 2600.5512.
503.0
1.0 10.224.1.116/32 N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 04 June 2008 at 7:27 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable fe4ac947a165002e
01cd89beccb1dd43
a4e6e722
58cd0c21f4a308f8
cc8b078d1fc41bb1
No 5.2.3790.3
959
(srv03_sp2
_rtm.07021
6-1710)
5.2.3790.3
959
Internal Submission
2 Microsoft Corp. Executable e39f4adedca6d005
dbee498b30ce1162
5877eddd
d5738f58e19f04e1
2ecd3a25c8bc6231
No 2600.5512.
503.0
1.0 Internal Submission
3 Microsoft Corp. Executable 63894d2535bab4bd
05d0ecd2897f9484
3ece5cdd
9766f1f735c635be
391e59d5df648a46
No 2600.2180.
503.0
1.0 10.224.1.116/32
4 Microsoft Corp. Executable 1e17c4598ddb3300
bbdb1e0813a8c1f3
a7460228
d31b7f07db72e926
ba66c575f59ac4e1
No 2600.5512.
503.0
1.0 Internal Submission
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  • 32 items per page
 
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