How to Remove “rs405eng.exe”

What is rs405eng.exe?

rs405eng.exe is a legitimate process file popularly known as PackageForTheWeb Stub. It is associated with PackageForTheWeb Stub product, developed by InstallShield Software Corporation. It is located in C:\Program Files by default.
Malware programmers write virus files with malicious scripts and save them as rs405eng.exe with an intention to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platforms: Windows OS

How to determine if your computer is infected with rs405eng.exe malware?

Look out for the these symptoms to check if your PC is infected with rs405eng.exe malware:

  • Unstable internet connection
  • rs405eng.exe occupies extra CPU space
  • PC processing speed slows down
  • Browser often redirects to irrelevant websites
  • Browser is bombarded with hordes of popup ads
  • Computer screen freezes repeatedly

Take the following steps to diagnose your PC for possible rs405eng.exe malware attack:

Step 1: Simultaneously press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.

Step 2: If you notice the file located outside C:\Program Files, perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

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Step 7: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be notified through an alert screen.

Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove rs405eng.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 29 August 2009 at 12:48 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 InstallShield Software Corporation Executable d16a9b796ca6e95e
b02ed6d3587b8747
1ff226ce
ee044c5f64656c96
b6209615af41468a
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 2.02.001 2.02.001 Russian Federation N/A
2 InstallShield Software Corporation Executable e25e9d6bc08e556c
62d27457e4a606d3
e742981f
c7411f6be647f504
5a0a90f9ea648715
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 2.02.001 2.02.001 Russian Federation N/A
3 InstallShield Software Corporation Executable 612eecb599a07330
27104e3bb90bcabe
ea69e34a
b766d661172cfd6e
5e30e058f5f95fe5
Heur.Suspici
ous
No 2.02.001 2.02.001 Portugal N/A
4 InstallShield Software Corporation Executable 635e69bed1c2cb9f
0fd8f6115d41ca16
9ce4320c
50f37402f7ebd220
29081e7f7baaae25
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 2.02.001 2.02.001 Vietnam N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 16 August 2008 at 10:56 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 InstallShield Software Corporation Executable 22b36248cde864bf
fef11b97472f71f0
8daa730f
87f6041f6195b648
1873ffb47702ba57
No 2.02.001 2.02.001 Internal Submission
2 InstallShield Software Corporation Executable 965a4a89a8d5daed
807fa694eed0dbd8
7ebc6251
b031678ec503aac0
384706e58b81f596
No 2.02.001 2.02.001 Internal Submission
3 InstallShield Software Corporation Executable bac433116e97f0e8
f9998c08c75458b3
d796a0e3
fa5a95128c0f195e
01954aa6d8222813
No 2.02.001 2.02.001 Thailand
4 InstallShield Software Corporation Executable 24c5961797235766
60213036a4a0695a
d1bcf0f5
N/A No 2.02.001 2.02.001 Bangladesh
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