How to Remove “rasdial.exe”

Originally developed by  Microsoft Corporation, rasdial.exe is a legitimate file process that is associated with Windows Operating System. This process is known as Remote Access Client Side Command Line Dial UI and is located in C:\Windows\System32 by default.

rasdial.exe virus is created when malware authors who write virus files and name them after rasdial.exe with an aim to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

If your system is affected by rasdial.exe malware, you will notice one or several of the following symptoms:

  • rasdial.exe occupies an unusually large CPU memory
  • Erratic internet connection
  • Your browser is bombarded with annoying ad popups
  • Computer screen freezes
  • PC's processing speed suffers
  • You are redirected to unknown websites

To pinpoint the virus file location, take the following steps:

Step 1: Press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys at once to open Task Manager.

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

How to remove rasdial.exe malware from system using Comodo Cleaning Essentials?

You can either choose to remove rasdial.exe and other malwares using Comodo Antivirus, or Comodo Cleaning Essentials (CCE) – both of which are absolutely free to download! CCE is a set of computer security tools designed to help you identify and remove malwares and unsafe processes from an infected computer.

To remove malwares using CCE, take the following steps:

1. Check the system requirements and download the feature-rich CCE suite for free.

2. After installation, choose the type of scan you want to perform. CCE offers 3 scan options to get rid of malwares from a PC:

  • Smart Scan: Does a scan on critical areas of your system.
  • Full Scan: Does a complete scan of your system.
  • Custom Scan: Does a scan only on selected items.

The process to initiate the above mentioned scans are self-explanatory and thus, easy-to-use. 
Additionally, it's recommended that you approve of any updates that the CCE will prompt you about to make sure it does a better job of identifying all the latest threats.

3. Click 'Next' to view the results.
Regardless of the type of scan you choose, the results will sometimes show false positive (flagging files that are actually safe), which has to be ignored. Only select the files you want to get rid of.

4. Click 'Apply' to apply the selected operations to the threats. The selected operations will be applied.

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 20 October 2011 at 10:04 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 499bac5857034640
00c0ee89da34b318
deef38c3
e08200cede6f7a27
4e79ea861aecb5f2
Virus.Win32.
Expiro.isn
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
Canada N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable bd29f120d3198914
92f92a39a617b24f
63c67206
c57864dd098fae77
27bb25ddc656fda8
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
Indonesia N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable f3741a3d48089390
643b251ccd5aca23
7f351c8f
dfec9fa1bebdcb87
a90d4bfbad53b6e9
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 5.1.2600.0
(xpclient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.2600.0 United States N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 314c67b467894f96
9ba2d2eb274083b0
1b2d03dc
8e82611bf0876ca4
b3ec1b1bcb086289
Virus.Win32.
Virut.Ce
No 5.1.2600.0
(xpclient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.2600.0 Italy N/A
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12

Safe Entries

First Seen: 06 July 2009 at 6:53 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 61f05146d2df2b02
72529f6ec94e0d48
7c562f57
400fdde69ee092e1
e605a18779fd435b
No 5.2.3790.3
959
(srv03_sp2
_rtm.07021
6-1710)
5.2.3790.3
959
Internal Submission
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 2662007a1ba385e8
f29bb4471a1a4a1d
74415800
341df1bf3c4772ec
e477c4bf0d9e57a4
No 5.1.2600.0
(xpclient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.2600.0 Internal Submission
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable d883b14021f6b9db
59e8bb50a8eeb79f
d4ff91ed
09c50e3e85db40f9
4b462b31f3ad5e26
No 4.01 4.01 Internal Submission
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 116081d2a1148286
e7b0a4603410cb38
11afa9f4
d809801232094ef0
cd117ddced9f293e
No 4.00 4.00 United States
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  • 32 items per page
 
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