How to Remove “rstrui.exe”

rstrui.exe is a legitimate executable file developed by Microsoft. This process is known as System Restore Application and it belongs to the software Microsoft Windows Operating System. It is commonly stored in C:\Windows\System32. Cyber criminals find a way out to mimic malicious programs in the name of rstrui.exe to spread virus infection.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to detect whether your system is affected by rstrui.exe ?

Viruses can easily affect and corrupt “.exe” files causing several system malfunctions. Below are the symptoms to check if your system is infected with the malware:

  • Problem during computer startup.
  • Problem during program startup.
  • Errors while running specific functions.
  • Damage and missing link files.
  • Confliction in the process.
  • Missing or corruption of driver files.
  • Invalid Windows registry
  • Malfunction of hardware.

If you identify the following changes in the system it means that the system is affected by rstrui.exe. To confirm on the same go to task manager by pressing the combination of keys ctrl+alt+del and go to the process tab and right click on the rstrui.exe and open the location, if the location is subfolder c:\matlab701\bin\win32\ folder then the system is not affected by rstrui.exe, if the location is somewhere else then the system is affected by rstrui-exe.malware.

How does Comodo Antivirus helps you to protect your system from rstrui.exe malware?

Getting infected with a virus or any other malware has become a huge concern in the digital world. Comodo Antivirus takes the hold in protecting the system from malware infections and also remove any virus infections from the infected PCs. Following are the steps to effectively purge out the rstrui-exe virus file from any infected system using Comodo Antivirus.

Step 1: In the first place download and install Comodo Antivirus on your machine

Step 2: Check the option “Do not detect new networks again”, when the firewall of Comodo Internet Security activates the process of network detection.

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Step 4: Restart your PC.

Step 5: Wait until the Comodo Internet Security updates the antivirus.

Step 6: Initiate a quick scan that instantly begins after the update.

Step 7: If the system is infected with rstrui.exe malware or any other threats, you will be prompted with an alert screen, upon scanning.

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 12 October 2011 at 2:44 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable adc9674ae3e807c5
1d579968958fabe9
13a686bd
91dfafba4c6ce8fc
e95a589a67eddd54
Virus.Win32.
Expiro.jet
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-2108)
5.1.2600.5
512
Brazil N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 31d48c93a86cee23
42baa42aea75e59f
a4dec55f
8ae7bc7aebce3fbe
7b8abe74ac3e3c95
Virus.Win32.
Parite.gen
No 5.1.2600.2
180
(xpsp_sp2_
rtm.040803
-2158)
5.1.2600.2
180
Turkey N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable b3f881a94dcfd0a4
a2dcf8ab3204ad04
afe75d12
1773066c6773ee47
da23c77728bf3b67
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
197.242.108.214/32 N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 3ba97a0627893eb0
0ca52aa6709636af
16911dff
43642717bb04fd09
31cf55e67be329b0
Virus.Win32.
Virut.Ce
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-2108)
5.1.2600.5
512
Bulgaria N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 27 December 2011 at 7:38 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 2a4912f6bd444697
5905d205863151c1
72055832
62302cb39585f329
d60f29be40cfdb69
No 6.1.7601.2
3313
(win7sp1_l
dr.151230-
0600)
6.1.7601.2
3313
Satellite Provider
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 1c722f6065f749d1
373b0906cfe71de1
f44547ef
d8c5484954af8c41
e3dc21e48d559222
No 10.0.14393
.0
(rs1_relea
se.160715-
1616)
10.0.14393
.0
United States
3 Корпорация Майкрософт Executable 9a20c3ba105c62bc
54062277e799901e
cecfcff1
a127ffd54b64df40
3e611ea2ebd98245
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-2108)
5.1.2600.5
512
Russian Federation
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 1169ac063000d83b
1491a0cc78b788c7
eb87025c
208fae2025b6cc10
9f7f48efd401822c
No 10.0.15063
.994
(WinBuild.
160101.080
0)
10.0.15063
.994
Finland
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