How to Remove “msdtc.exe”

What is msdtc.exe?


msdtc.exe is a legitimate file and is also known as Microsoft distrubuted Transaction Controller. It belongs to Microsoft Corporation. This process is loaded into system by Microsoft Sql Server. It is generally located in c:\Program files.  This service is used to manage data transactions across servers. The malware programmers or cyber criminals write malicious programs to spread infections via internet to damage the software and hardware.
 
Affected OS/Platform: Windows 
 

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

When the system performance is very low or if the internet connection is highly fluctuating, check the task manager by pressing the combination of keys ctrl+alt+Del, then go to the process tab and right click on that and check if the file is located in C:\Program files then the system is safe and secure, if the file is located somewhere else then the system is affected by virus.


How to remove the msdtc.exe file from system using Comodo 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.
 
Step 3: Select Customize Configuration option and arrange installers, configuration, and file location.
 
Step 4: 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 the msdtc.exe virus from your computer including all other malwares!
 
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Malware Entries

First Seen: 06 September 2017 at 10:48 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable a25f781196ab84b4
3d13b73c96dfa3e1
f2a55ccf
dbf0490c454f227d
a4cec2397a02d10a
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 2001.12.85
30.16385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
Egypt N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 27 June 2008 at 3:35 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable c48fcb01484b3cb3
69779678ff07a282
21ff036e
c7c3d89eb0a6f3db
a622ea737fa335b1
No 2001.12.44
14.258
03.01.00.4
414
United States
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 618a0b2fc32faff6
dda821d97f30bcab
c5766c03
e199a2769fe65c58
a8df382a53d33c81
No 1999.6.854
.0
02.00.00.8
54
United States
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 76df10796bbee9af
329a71305ee559d9
1161b299
7f6a86f28abc7655
a5442af826786645
No 1999.6.854
.0
02.00.00.8
54
China
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 76df10796bbee9af
329a71305ee559d9
1161b299
7f6a86f28abc7655
a5442af826786645
No 1999.6.854
.0
02.00.00.8
54
198.20.167.84/32
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