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: 12 July 2009 at 11:00 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 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
2 Корпорация Майкрософт Executable 4dcfc14b03f542b8
27849532fc89a52a
660c50d4
ac43c6a23eb39b8b
74527b587456fee9
Virus.Win32.
Expiro.R0
No 5.1.2600.0
(xpclient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.2600.0 Ukraine N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 2183d6b3d2b2ca45
aa7e07f7e0fe0246
65a2caf6
4c3a5b7d509b142c
4bb6ce2e10b48255
Virus.Win32.
Parite.gen
No 5.2.3790.3
959
(srv03_sp2
_rtm.07021
6-1710)
5.2.3790.3
959
China N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 51374801aa76e0d3
e077fdb20b873405
b33ad4a2
41ad9553e9205719
9e7a3443c8ff9f65
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 5.1.2600.0
(xpclient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.2600.0 United States N/A
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33

Safe Entries

First Seen: 26 June 2008 at 10:02 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 9790f866d663d761
9d83b4a4dd404d05
76c5961c
ce89d942becc4e43
50fc76d4a0443997
No 6.0.6002.1
8005
(lh_sp2rtm
.090410-18
30)
6.0.6002.1
8005
United States
2 Корпорация Майкрософт Executable be81b6929b032f0a
f587d6c80e3a2966
b3926977
36fb17cb4e7ab7ab
596fd4855040904c
No 5.1.2600.0
(xpclient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.2600.0 United States
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable d0f25b7b4a2b9d3d
92789902b9dc9011
28598356
f915fdfec31aee6a
c870e59df7265062
No 5.1.2600.0
(xpclient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.2600.0 10.224.1.116/32
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 14b5eb7e4bb3d351
994ce7fb06a65fbe
3e1b67ba
c1851546274fe727
2509fca81a63f61e
No 5.1.2600.0
(xpclient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.2600.0 United States
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