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?

Step 1: Download our award-winning Comodo Free Antivirus.

Step 2: Installation configuration frames will be displayed. Select the configuration you would like to apply

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Step 4: Once the Installation is Finished, restart your PC.

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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 the gacutil.exe virus from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

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First Seen: 05 June 2008 at 1:56 pm
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1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 392b7c304414452e
1e99378425957e4c
53a0049c
3bf17123ac2c473f
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No 2.0.50727.
312
(rtmLHS.05
0727-3100)
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United States
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 392b7c304414452e
1e99378425957e4c
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3bf17123ac2c473f
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No 2.0.50727.
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10.0.17.131/32
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable cf90e2ee5d6960cd
6bd65e8b4805806d
b3949138
f9760bb8d5ad0fad
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Yes 2.0.50727.
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(RTM.05072
7-4200)
2.0.50727.
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United States
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable a54d9589a0df4cd8
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