How to Remove “mysqld.exe”

What is mysqld.exe?


mysqld.exe is a legitimate file. The process is known as mysql daemon and it is commonly stored in c:\mysql\bin\mysqld.exe. The malware programmers or cyber criminals write the malicious programs to name it as mysqld.exe to spread infection via internet to damage the software and hardware.
 
Affected OS/Platform: Windows 
 

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

When the system performance is very low or unwanted advertisement displays or if the internet connection is highly fluctuating and you also tend to get annoying popups then your system might be affected by malware. To confirm the same, go to the task manager and go to the process tab and right click on mysqld.exe to see if file is found in the path c:\mysql\bin\mysqld.exe, if so then the system is secure and safe, if the file is located somewhere else then the system is infected by mysqld.exe malware.


How to remove the mysqld.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 mysqld.exe  virus from your computer including all other malwares!
 
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Malware Entries

First Seen: 07 September 2016 at 5:09 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 www.xmrig.com Executable 8399c67069743c76
f13e34f148df6fd1
c6054c44
4d2ba5ac3fbc7e99
d6bd7e9ed98cef09
ApplicUnwnt No 2.1.0 2.1.0 United States N/A
2 Windows系统Ftp核心服务 Executable ba279dd273bd4172
708139581ae1275b
986e94eb
d961a6c2b3a6847a
066c5707ea8f2cc4
Unclassified
Malware
No 2.1.2.1 2.1.2.1 United States N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 670d8aa23da9390f
6f87b6141583c6df
bb460ef8
716ab60edaade671
ce2bc90479a66dde
TrojWare.Win
32.TrojanDow
nloader.Delf
.gen
No 6.00.2900.
2180
(xpsp_sp2_
rtm.040803
-2158)
6.0.2900.2
180
United States N/A
4 N/A Executable a645b3f5956aba16
8437ed7368c6584d
b130b6bb
e685219f5704bd85
4d5ed6668b0e9146
ApplicUnwnt No N/A N/A India N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 14 February 2009 at 9:00 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable 9db13967196d2d5b
159d4acf77bb5bb0
be56a9fd
46b4266c65d677d2
f4442dfa28573d77
No 5.5.41.0 5.5.41.0 United States
2 N/A Executable 0df9e12657dec23f
789efa0e4f9a0be8
513887a5
2857765253f8988d
0d92f78fbe404c7f
No 5.5.10.0 5.5.10.0 United States
3 N/A Executable 766c47051b13a1c0
bac79841d076eadc
159d2dcc
2cbb107dfe68f380
7515a90386622d5b
No 5.6.15.0 5.6.15.0 United States
4 N/A Executable 157251977a7e2e5a
ab48eb18d45e3e06
e857bcd9
ea942884f177dc45
06403d23e4f148aa
No 5.5.28.0 5.5.28.0 United States
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