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: 13 October 2010 at 2:39 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 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
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 730648d712d651ec
0923ff29474d4a41
9bcf1738
e5fcf7db16a56c47
d64e41ec0472fde5
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-2111)
5.1.2600.5
512
Romania N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 03191eb58dd97cff
a292ded861406c46
c679da01
39de16efae4bdd4b
5765a5bf08e0e7d8
Virus.Win32.
Virut.Ce
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-2111)
5.1.2600.5
512
10.224.1.116/32 N/A
4 N/A Executable 8b92f56e4040481a
17926a2620a6c294
df355970
f7f0dcfd13c3281d
3ccecd7f5cf32e48
Win32.Neshta
.A
No N/A N/A Romania N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 02 June 2008 at 9:50 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Корпорация Майкрософт Executable 480c0e90862742fd
b0f781f75830b041
a8f1def1
788f0d42c50c4e25
fba2314cd46fd933
No 5.1.2600.2
180
(xpsp_sp2_
rtm.040803
-2158)
5.1.2600.2
180
Ukraine
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 5c73085dd4d154af
016d104856b58fcb
a3a707aa
a929cd1e357cf5a2
73c7b46f7331da68
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-2111)
5.1.2600.5
512
10.224.1.116/32
3 ?????????? ?????????? Executable bf7efe2f00ba30d5
a2c57ef459e913eb
edf380d2
724ee615f45e1de1
59e574653399f090
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-2111)
5.1.2600.5
512
Internal Submission
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 82199ea64b7eeaf7
fdaf2bac5a68cd7f
9ced65af
f4677f3c1bf66439
8cf9be691971b305
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-2111)
5.1.2600.5
512
Internal Submission
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