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: 22 April 2018 at 12:39 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable afd56c44c7fb3c1f
2d87d11277880107
c73935f8
7a89dc5b1d380272
2bd8b6b0c535d34c
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-2108)
5.1.2600.5
512
105.63.14.21/32 N/A
2 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
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable c28b2b7c784544fc
82ba469f280a0225
fb72e644
73db344494c8f837
50d7b64c5761dce4
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-2108)
5.1.2600.5
512
197.33.205.213/32 N/A
4 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
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 30 July 2018 at 1:22 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable d607a7b17a2ad8e7
cdcd9c96a232e29f
ee88f107
077bc6a42b199ea6
15220045a3098dcc
No 6.1.7601.2
4236
(win7sp1_l
dr_escrow.
180815-170
0)
6.1.7601.2
4236
Argentina
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 957f0b4ff66186a8
72b3201580d32454
b197e506
8406317c27702b92
4150dacfc5c2a6cf
No 6.1.7601.2
4260
(win7sp1_l
dr.180908-
0600)
6.1.7601.2
4260
105.105.179.166/32
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 3cbd9fba158a5e0e
47e0e1f83dc73d14
88ec03bf
3fb03a175bac5300
0a8a127909b24cb5
No 10.0.17713
.1000
(WinBuild.
160101.080
0)
10.0.17713
.1000
United Kingdom
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable dd374bc8c5a19ac6
223c07b44c5d02bf
390b24ee
bdc107b51075545d
565e549c02b4f401
No 10.0.17758
.1
(WinBuild.
160101.080
0)
10.0.17758
.1
China
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