How to Remove “ramdisk.exe”

What is ramdisk.exe ?

ramdisk.exe is a legitimate executable file developed by Dataram Inc. This process is known as Dataram RAM disk configuration utility and it belongs to the RAMDisk software. It is commonly stored in c:\users\%USERNAME%\desktop\matavirus\dataram ramdisk v4.0.5\. Cybercriminals find a way out to mimic malicious programs in the name of ramdisk.exe to spread malware infection.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to detect whether your system is affected by ramdisk.exe ?


Viruses can easily affect and corrupt “.exe” files causing several system malfunctions. Below are the symptoms to check if your system is infected with the malware:

  • Problem during computer startup.
  • Problem during program startup.
  • Errors while running specific functions.
  • Damaged and missing link files.
  • Conflict in the process.
  • Missing or corrupted driver files.
  • Invalid Windows registry.
  • Hardware malfunction.

To further establish the infection of malware, 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 ramdisk.exe file and open its location.

If the file is located outside c:\users\%USERNAME%\desktop\matavirus\dataram ramdisk v4.0.5\. then you should perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware infection.

How does Comodo Antivirus help you to protect your system from ramdisk.exe malware?

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Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove ramdisk.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 09 January 2011 at 9:18 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Dataram Inc. Executable 1b4fc9b745a37b63
c02b93b68a39fe11
94df96b3
2fbc25fdda6cf963
ceb850ea03fdc8cc
Unclassified
Malware
No 3.05.0130 3.05.0130 Italy N/A
2 Dataram Inc. Executable 1b4fc9b745a37b63
c02b93b68a39fe11
94df96b3
2fbc25fdda6cf963
ceb850ea03fdc8cc
Unclassified
Malware
No 3.05.0130 3.05.0130 Poland N/A
3 Dataram Inc. Executable 2509f8e2edfe3d67
ea1ab42ce4bd5250
db8ee163
1b07af48e4486451
24aae8087a2f69ea
TrojWare.Win
32.Amtar.KNB
No 3.05.0130 3.05.0130 France N/A
4 N/A Executable 87259da4f5c5011e
288601c4a3c9bd72
3ecadc9f
cf00581e29c8e57c
93fd0ca205e24d61
TrojWare.Win
32.Patched.P
No 1, 3, 0, 0 1, 3, 0, 0 179.222.59.47/32 N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 16 August 2008 at 10:31 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 青岛软媒网络科技有限公司 Executable de8d8965fb90218c
f770d2b09b244dc6
7f2b459a
b46ce38c8bc4011d
746caf1208350feb
Yes 1.1.2.0 1.1.2.0 10.108.55.52/32
2 N/A Executable 47ddfb176bd91989
b50b87685caaa266
6fffccb1
890af713a09ea831
55465dedf83251ac
No 1, 1, 0, 0 1, 1, 0, 0 Internal Submission
3 N/A Executable b969b58ca1731b20
8f7cbd7dae6ff5e9
73f8cd50
6ec98fb591fe110b
17190b5427ac56c1
No N/A N/A United States
4 N/A Executable 3e4e36140e7e4a9f
3378da127336c01b
7eb66d90
098b3a53651ca91d
255968e143473af4
No N/A N/A United States
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