How to Remove “rl.exe”

What is rl.exe?

Originally developed by Mimaki Engineering Ltd, rl.exe is a legitimate file process. This process is known as RasterLinkPro5 and it belongs to RasterLinkPro5 product. It is located in C:\Program Files by default.

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

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

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

  • rl.exe occupies an unusually large CPU memory
  • Erratic internet connection
  • Your browser is bombarded with annoying popup ads
  • 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:\Program Files, you should run an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

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

You can either choose to remove rl.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 ensure 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: 26 April 2012 at 6:13 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Setup Executable 0b55e56a6add6b4d
d4ceff475a0018a2
03d02a5a
8300c91b40229b42
301aebc6d8859907
Application.
Win32.Agent.
~AVL
No 1.0.0.1 1.0.0.1 Internal Submission N/A
2 N/A Executable 48165f71c2c4885d
447ea09f03462923
43fade6a
041ebb5075e7df61
2074aa591f330cd5
TrojWare.Win
32.Barys.18
No N/A N/A Internal Submission N/A
3 Setup Executable 0b55e56a6add6b4d
d4ceff475a0018a2
03d02a5a
8300c91b40229b42
301aebc6d8859907
Application.
Win32.Agent.
~AVL
No 1.0.0.1 1.0.0.1 Internal Submission N/A
4 N/A Executable 48165f71c2c4885d
447ea09f03462923
43fade6a
041ebb5075e7df61
2074aa591f330cd5
TrojWare.Win
32.Barys.18
No N/A N/A United Kingdom N/A
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11

Safe Entries

First Seen: 03 October 2009 at 7:03 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable 83c2d2d639e4fd1f
73d0df34b0fcc8ce
dd161781
5f6a0a3d63d24706
d61ae0dd1357a832
No N/A N/A 198.20.167.84/32
2 Wenming Executable 738388b34e119fa4
d26f7777a4b222b5
d2bff432
1a51f825245bd9c5
8781aba3d14e0155
No 2.00 2.00 Internal Submission
3 N/A Executable 4c0a58ddfc409e2a
47d88770911e41b4
c4224499
c550124afdf4672c
b297838b95cad6ef
No 0.4.5.3 0.4.5.3 Internal Submission
4 Setup Executable 415225afd800a0d4
a6d99f465fce670c
eb6fcf6f
f4225ddadd6ec655
eaf1b0d49cf1c513
No 1.0.0.1 1.0.0.1 Internal Submission
Display 4 items per page
  • 4 items per page
  • 8 items per page
  • 16 items per page
  • 32 items per page
 
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