How to Remove “epmworker.exe”

What is epmworker.exe?


epmworker.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as CAPI_Worker Module. It belongs to Sony Ericsson PC Suite and was developed by Teleca Software Solutions AB. It is commonly stored in C:\Program Files. Malware programmers or cyber criminals write different types of malicious programs and name it as epmworker.exe to spread virus.

Affected Platform: Windows OS


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

Each malware is different and causes unique problems to the system. You will notice one or several of the following symptoms if your system is infected with epmworker.exe malware:

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • epmworker.exe file is taking more of your CPU memory 
  • System performance is very low
  • Browser is redirected to some strange websites
  • Interference of annoying popup ads
  • Other malwares infiltrate into the system

To further establish the malware infection, 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 epmworker.exe and open the file location


If the file is located outside C:\Program Files, then it is likely that the system is affected with epmworker.exe malware.

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

Ideally, replacing the existing epmworker.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: Select Customize Configuration option and arrange installers, configuration, and file location.

Step 4: Once the Installation is Finished, 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 epmworker.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 27 June 2008 at 11:56 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Sony Ericsson Mobile Communications AB Executable f59ed01f89c57762
f37352084be2387d
fee25ccb
4e23451148420e5d
c7b165c896b3404b
Virus.Win32.
Virut.Ce
No 1, 2,
0,1234
1,4,0,32 Hungary N/A
2 Sony Ericsson Mobile Communications AB Executable c33365d8908cf409
c0302ab14b2f043c
0f8fa71c
d05a6b1b42feb20f
f4dbb0d50c5d408e
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 1, 2,
0,1229
1,4,0,27 Mexico N/A
3 Sony Ericsson Mobile Communications AB Executable 230f7e2734598599
df3a92e83aae477f
7f53f789
180458fc26728cba
0504c306056cb1d8
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 1, 2,
0,1183
1,3,0,2 Iran, Islamic Republic of N/A
4 Sony Ericsson Mobile Communications AB Executable 50c6681d5555a436
c1d1ed972e3796d1
e517a0a3
4005c5ad55d80747
a6a7990e0d13ce2e
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 1, 2,
0,1190
1,3,0,8 India N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 04 June 2008 at 3:17 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Sony Ericsson Mobile Communications AB Executable f21da8f8ae9e13fc
14707eed1d2560ef
7f622d2b
afee5a45397947ce
35d7c65edb11cbc9
No 1, 2,
0,1026
1,2,0,341 France
2 Teleca Sweden AB Executable 26c8ba53738f4a4a
de29703ff4b682b7
fe66a6a7
a25619c6beb56d92
e30f37e72d9c0271
No 1, 2,
0,1137
1,9,0,386 Belgium
3 Sony Ericsson Mobile Communications AB Executable 39f3ac539797e288
a05c06f91b8eb7aa
cb7b98b7
0fad8115c9668fb2
b4b927c7ffac1f00
No 1, 2,
0,1092
1,2,0,399 Russian Federation
4 Sony Ericsson Mobile Communications AB Executable 76c014fdb607043f
8f86807eea88cbf2
5f361c90
50fbe41193de55a0
d9a098e009296447
No 1, 2,
0,1234
1,4,0,32 France
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