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 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 Microsoft Corporation Executable a8da3cd22302c12e
eb04dea20d09a165
0d9e36b6
dcbd8d9d68fbd5ff
e7531b3806ae35f5
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
Ghana N/A
3 Корпорация Майкрософт Executable 99f18c68af0492c7
3acd4d617a2155bc
dd4f80e6
27eacf5c8b611c63
ee9aa6f30e610536
Virus.Win32.
Virut.Ce
No 5.1.2600.0
(xpclient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.2600.0 Russian Federation N/A
4 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
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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 db546f2cbd9b3756
70fc8105a160fe9d
35032399
34af662a15fe09c6
19e83d7493a7169e
No 4.00 4.00 United States
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 03344774881663b6
da54ccde086fe7c4
1a2e23d6
eb92441cd1340952
f74dde8bb1706e32
No 10.0.17738
.1000
(WinBuild.
160101.080
0)
10.0.17738
.1000
Poland
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 6ff0d5ea1ee38777
04b5a454f1fc0a7a
7c151de4
bb42e4292f8a6c93
728b9dfaf8cac559
No 4.00 4.00 United States
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