How to Remove “gacutil.exe”

What is Gacutil.exe?

Gacutil.exe is a process file and it is also known as Global Assembly Cache tool. This tool is mainly used for testing and development process. Gacutil.exe file is very useful for .net framework. So the hackers and cyber criminals write the malware programs and name it gacutil.exe to spread via internet to make some harmful effects in the system.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to find if the system is affected by gacutil.exe malware

This virus is not mostly found in legitimate cds or recognized website, if you download from third party websites then there are more chances of it to affect your system. To know if the system is affected by gacutil.exe virus. Check the task manager by pressing the combination of keys CTRl+ALT+DEL and go to the process tab to see if the gacutil.exe process takes maximum usage of CPU and also if the system performance is very slow then you can confirm that the system is affected my virus.

How to remove the gacutil.exe file from system using Comodo Free Antivirus?

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 15 March 2018 at 1:02 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 0be09938afd0570f
0be4a7d96eb02d84
03495de6
2f34bb8257989e41
f20f332dd591860d
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 2.0.50727.
42
(RTM.05072
7-4200)
2.0.50727.
42
Taiwan N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 18fec945b32684a9
76a602479dc5f225
ffed97c5
010d05c2fd6a94bb
7d72b276bb89ad69
Virus.Win32.
Parite.gen
Yes 2.0.50727.
42
(RTM.05072
7-4200)
2.0.50727.
42
5.90.232.32/32 N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 4c3db156455d3909
d900f0d04a29f6be
6d0879c7
fef46bf8c939d788
32d7a5d6c165694b
Virus.Win32.
Parite.gen
Yes 3.5.30729.
1
(SP.030729
-0100)
3.5.30729.
1
5.90.232.32/32 N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable de35e5fd1672f9fc
06bc79182c3ca32a
2e03b849
7e690e906d7eebc2
960b7c33e561857a
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 1.1.4322.5
73
1.1.4322.5
73
Brazil N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 05 June 2008 at 1:56 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 17ea7ec64a5e928d
addd917e0decafd0
564af34a
931b9c6bf50fc3ab
4826f5ae7295ebd8
Yes 4.0.30319.
17929
built by:
FX45RTMREL
4.0.30319.
17929
10.224.25.44/32
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 392b7c304414452e
1e99378425957e4c
53a0049c
3bf17123ac2c473f
eb5d8f599f68f408
No 2.0.50727.
312
(rtmLHS.05
0727-3100)
2.0.50727.
312
United States
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 449817d954ea67cc
480622e1e62db4bb
1f82be11
408d1626a27d7967
ebdf5e8d9b334702
Yes 3.5.30729.
1
(SP.030729
-0100)
3.5.30729.
1
United States
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 17ea7ec64a5e928d
addd917e0decafd0
564af34a
931b9c6bf50fc3ab
4826f5ae7295ebd8
Yes 4.0.30319.
17929
built by:
FX45RTMREL
4.0.30319.
17929
India
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