How to Remove “oodbs.exe”

What is oodbs.exe?

oodbs.exe is a legitimate process file popularly known as O&O BootTime Defrag application. It is associated with O&O Defrag, developed by O&O Software GmbH. It is located in C:\Program Files by default. Malware programmers create files with virus scripts and name them after oodbs.exe  with an intention to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

Keep an eye for the following symptoms to see if your PC is infected with oodbs.exe  malware:

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • oodbs.exe  takes too much CPU space
  • PC slows down significantly
  • Browser automatically redirects to some irrelevant websites
  • Unsolicited ads and popups starts appearing
  • Screen freezes constantly

Take the following steps to diagnose your PC for possible oodbs.exe  malware attack:

Step 1: Simultaneously press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.

Step 2: If you notice the file located outside C:\Windows\System32, then you should run an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

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

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

Step 2: Installation configuration frames will be displayed. Select the configuration you would like to apply.

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

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First Seen: 16 November 2008 at 3:11 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
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1 O&O Software GmbH Executable eb47195d8f2077f9
8513ebbeb501b6bb
d70342ed
79381c5d015d277f
7abb026a033e590f
No 8.0.1398 8.0.1398 Internal Submission
2 O&O Software GmbH Executable a356be24a2496797
e44d26d645185dd3
907d3ccd
a975bb43ce636409
89227a8b18575490
Yes 16.0.151 16.0.151 10.224.1.22/32
3 O&O Software GmbH Executable c01623506ba2ebb1
f77b50bbe9dc5458
884ae8ad
222ed0cda7bb76e9
694c355604c10868
Yes 11.0.3265 11.0.3265 Internal Submission
4 O&O Software GmbH Executable a356be24a2496797
e44d26d645185dd3
907d3ccd
a975bb43ce636409
89227a8b18575490
Yes 16.0.151 16.0.151 Internal Submission
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