How to Remove “rsnotify.exe”

What is rsnotify.exe?

rsnotify.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as Remote Storage Recall Notification. It belongs to Windows Operating System and was developed by Microsoft Corporation. It is commonly stored in C:\Windows\System32. Malware programmers or cybercriminals write different types of malicious programs and name them as rsnotify.exe to spread virus.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

Each malware is different and causes unique problems to the system. You will notice one or several of the following symptoms if your system is infected with rsnotify.exe malware:

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • rsnotify.exe file is taking more of your CPU memory 
  • System performance is very low
  • Browser is redirected to some strange websites
  • Interference of annoying popup ads
  • Other malwares infiltrate into the system

To further establish the malware infection, take the following steps:

  • Go to Task Manager by pressing the combination of keys ctrl+alt+del
  • Go to the process tab and right-click on the rsnotify.exe and open the file location

If the file is located outside C:\Windows\System32, then it is likely that the system is affected with rsnotify.exe malware.

How to remove rsnotify.exe malware from system using Comodo Antivirus?

Ideally, replacing the existing rsnotify.exe file on your computer with a different version procured from the internet is advisable. To remove the file using Comodo's trusted and effective antivirus software, follow the steps below:

Step 1: Download the award-winning Comodo Free Antivirus.

Step 2: Installation configuration frames will be displayed. Select the configuration you would like to apply

Step 3: Select Customize Configuration option and arrange installers, configuration, and file location.

Step 4: Once the Installation is Finished, restart your PC.

Step 5: It will take some time for the Comodo Internet Security to update the antivirus.

Step 6: Proceed with a quick scan that automatically begins after the update.

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

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 03 June 2008 at 9:55 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 88edbda36f18a12b
16470c5f13cb255d
dd46c931
75024943d1cca2ce
4c9e3c72be164807
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-2111)
5.1.2600.5
512
197.34.10.238/32 N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 3023b78ec237053c
fa9a23b890249da4
4c28d3d6
7e816dbc17a6e3c9
22515c10f6d4c7f4
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 5.1.2600.5
503
(xpsp.0803
06-1604)
5.1.2600.5
503
Indonesia N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 57aa6a9def17935a
784bbee0842d783b
1e393819
10a0909db5af760a
d2c7799be71e3ef8
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-2111)
5.1.2600.5
512
102.186.20.3/32 N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 93c672e21183cef3
6263087cf1c1304c
229eb64d
93da10f48e2f702e
1e90fd986c3bef1b
Virus.Win32.
Expiro.ew
No 5.1.2600.2
180
(xpsp_sp2_
rtm.040803
-2158)
5.1.2600.2
180
United States N/A
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40

Safe Entries

First Seen: 02 June 2008 at 9:06 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 1c682e08306f6ee8
37d7dbfb3d564567
d0dcd3d0
db4fca0260ae5f3f
797e30055a40d56a
No 5.1.2600.0
(xpclient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.2600.0 Hungary
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 9dc40ece01e3a0b4
d3a0d92b72835ab2
ed9fbd4c
ba4f2105f8b473c7
e07b3bf4f0c595eb
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-2111)
5.1.2600.5
512
10.100.130.247/32
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 42d7d39b189f1fb0
25b5ae8adaf5dd93
6ec80e01
169bcdaa7ee3d2e4
a6eb7e1a59ad8acd
No 5.2.3790.1
830
(srv03_sp1
_rtm.05032
4-1447)
5.2.3790.1
830
10.224.1.65/32
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 693969274246c4ba
e45d2df46ae40cc6
c1dd67d2
62bba26c63905621
8731e2eac9086f5e
No 5.1.2600.3
244
(xpsp.0710
30-1537)
5.1.2600.3
244
Internal Submission
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