How to Remove “od.exe”

od.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as SFU od utility. It belongs to Microsoft Windows Services for UNIX  and was developed by Microsoft corportation. It is commonly stored in C:\Windows\System32. The malware programmers or cyber criminals write different types of malicious programs and name it as od.exe to damage the software and hardware.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to check if your computer is infected with od.exe malware?       

Each malware is different and causes unique problems to the system. You will notice one or several of the following symptoms if your system is infected with od.exe malware:

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • od.exe file is taking more of your CPU memory 
  • System performance is very low
  • Browser is redirected to some strange websites
  • Interference of annoying popup ads
  • Other malwares infiltrate into the system

To further establish the malware infection, take the following steps:

  • Go to Task Manager by pressing the combination of keys ctrl+alt+del
  • Go to the process tab and right-click on the od.exe and open the file location

If the file is located outside C:\Windows\System32, then it is likely that the system is affected with od.exe malware.

How to remove od.exe malware from system using Comodo Antivirus?

Ideally, replacing the existing od.exe file on your computer with a different version procured from the Internet is advisable. To remove the file using Comodo's trusted and effective antivirus software, follow the steps below:

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

Step 2: Check on the “Do not detect new networks again” option when Comodo Internet Security internal firewall activates the network detection process.

Step 3: After network detection is complete, press “Close” button for a scan window.

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 od.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!
 

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 08 March 2012 at 3:17 am
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Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable ff2a240033020cb7
301c40885a572d1c
78fd5736
f4f6034b2b90193c
fc1bb16bb3c634f7
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No N/A N/A Brazil N/A
2 N/A Executable 892fa6de05052c94
e32db29622b06d27
cb4c78da
1befc5d2d1a73313
5ef4e95ec5af3963
TrojWare.Win
32.Barys.24
No N/A N/A Internal Submission N/A
3 N/A Executable cce66b9e8dcfbd5e
798b0a1d3279342e
1ce19d8f
23ce371d61f98051
45a64eb638d43220
Unclassified
Malware
No N/A N/A China N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 19 August 2008 at 1:48 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable fd88acc7e6f8c85d
3ecb654831585c71
7547816d
5d22c12484ed4190
b90e5082c5d6ee58
No N/A N/A 104.236.253.252/32
2 N/A Executable cc34291610d62d11
047d507aceea6454
d9b74230
N/A No N/A N/A United States
3 N/A Executable 98660eec4a081e74
fa6135e6ccf6b7cd
d936efef
a1d1e59c200ade2f
5fbdbdb3cf514eb6
No N/A N/A 104.236.253.252/32
4 N/A Executable b5cac14a09f1fe57
b5606f14f14564f2
fff077ff
45a1a8207c4b63ba
b4327384e872d7a0
No N/A N/A 104.236.253.252/32
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