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.

Step 3: After the process of network detection is finished, click “Close” button.

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 79c420a53d8a660b
6d17b49141a60c8b
ae8b5be9
ddf44eb7554c0e69
b4b70b62b19c0dc9
Virus.Win32.
Virut.Ce
No 6.1.7601.1
7514
(win7sp1_r
tm.101119-
1850)
6.1.7601.1
7514
Pakistan N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 4d1d7d2d6b2cb482
917b2f6700af0d89
e12fd875
b1f39cc0df534fc3
b51c8a839a1a4f39
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7601.1
7514
(win7sp1_r
tm.101119-
1850)
6.1.7601.1
7514
Lao People's Democratic Republic 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 fac147812483e42d
2cdaceea901c99f2
95586fef
abaac006f4f85b2b
9e79ebdc31836774
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
197.210.172.35/32 N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 07 April 2016 at 10:03 am
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 Microsoft Corporation Executable 1169ac063000d83b
1491a0cc78b788c7
eb87025c
208fae2025b6cc10
9f7f48efd401822c
No 10.0.15063
.994
(WinBuild.
160101.080
0)
10.0.15063
.994
Finland
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 3cbd9fba158a5e0e
47e0e1f83dc73d14
88ec03bf
3fb03a175bac5300
0a8a127909b24cb5
No 10.0.17713
.1000
(WinBuild.
160101.080
0)
10.0.17713
.1000
United Kingdom
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