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.
 
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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: 03 February 2018 at 5:19 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 0fc34ac10a4c6115
4c707aa745d5f9db
70c9c58f
1f095c3c36852256
561d6756a8754e2d
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 2001.12.44
14.700
03.01.00.4
414
105.106.155.54/32 N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 6710456dcd0e049c
53f807b08699cdbf
7aff1fa3
4449bcfa63c6704a
29e880e6357ff55f
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 2001.12.85
30.16385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
Europe N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 275e9cf24a5462fb
e05424d028906046
1930924c
66d3da6c426e848a
231ade2596b2ece4
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 2001.12.85
30.16385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
197.48.61.250/32 N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 8bc30d5b9e158a43
ff4e19b894d5b131
5d3e997a
edae16796523a379
5f24fd491ab805e4
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 2001.12.44
14.700
03.01.00.4
414
Russian Federation N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 10 January 2009 at 11:13 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 76df10796bbee9af
329a71305ee559d9
1161b299
7f6a86f28abc7655
a5442af826786645
No 1999.6.854
.0
02.00.00.8
54
198.20.167.84/32
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable b3442ee2dfe2e03a
0888528d4ba29390
24514a2b
b5442251bca143d3
4f669d0dfa251487
No 2001.12.10
941.16384
(WinBuild.
160101.080
0)
10.0.17127
.1
Italy
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 76df10796bbee9af
329a71305ee559d9
1161b299
7f6a86f28abc7655
a5442af826786645
No 1999.6.854
.0
02.00.00.8
54
United States
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 53b9c7c756b99e79
e15ebe138301de00
63f0851e
161ebbbe2334ec89
2ec37db99bc48759
No 2001.12.10
941.16384
(WinBuild.
160101.080
0)
10.0.15063
.994
Finland
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