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: 12 August 2018 at 4:49 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 N/A Executable aa52d341c5937cfe
abb4bb39544a3a8f
2931cc6b
eda08262e6ada0c3
b4899742cefd18b5
TrojWare.Win
32.VB.QOTY
No 1.00 1.00 10.224.25.40/32 N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable a4ee910de2f76268
95f4042d2e0bba86
deff9565
c219e98ce97f6733
67ce128304b06f5d
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 1.1.4318.0 1.1.4318.0 5.227.231.168/32 N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 47c0a4d3074d3b05
01bc11b16b1ef535
0665528e
77e1633df7030c3a
a13a4a5a6a9c9d5a
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 1.1.4318.0 1.1.4318.0 Russian Federation N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 20 August 2008 at 1:27 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 244138c707f5f2b3
0736c16071203762
bffba108
6adb4a40719a1147
1c2b455041ae5e0e
No 1.1.4322.5
73
1.1.4322.5
73
10.108.51.148/32
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable acbb2e6bec6dba8b
a3e7e743a5cdc22d
57cc6ad4
5b4c8d4f5b968797
521537f88ca16882
Yes 2.0.50727.
42
(RTM.05072
7-4200)
2.0.50727.
42
10.224.25.44/32
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable b97abce7b74bc992
134b463cb2b919e4
b596acbd
8873f91dea29e9a6
b5f6a19e5be669ce
Yes 2.0.50727.
42
(RTM.05072
7-4200)
2.0.50727.
42
10.108.51.140/32
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 6a567bc3a091ec38
4616d57a423bf2fd
e2a5eb00
a125f7629ea39e9f
31321a96b5fc43f0
Yes 3.5.30729.
1
(SP.030729
-0100)
3.5.30729.
1
United States
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