How to Remove “rtlupd64.exe”

What is rtlupd64.exe?


rtlupd64.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as Driver Update and Remove. It belongs to Realtek HD Audio Update and Remover Driver Tool software for Windows and was developed by Realtek Semiconductor Corporation. It is commonly stored in C:\Program Files. Malware programmers or cybercriminals write different types of malicious programs and name it as rtlupd64.exe to spread virus.

Affected Platform: Windows OS


How to check if your computer is infected with rtlupd64.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 rtlupd64.exe malware:
  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • rtlupd64.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 rtlupd64.exe and open the file location
If the file is located outside C:\Program Files, then it is likely that the system is affected with rtlupd64.exe malware.

How to remove rtlupd64.exe malware from system using Comodo Antivirus?

Ideally, replacing the existing rtlupd64.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 rtlupd64.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!
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Malware Entries

First Seen: 26 March 2018 at 12:57 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable d210fc98086a18b8
9cc96a5c2ea0629b
c718d90b
ef08f19ece6fffa6
3f32d862e681a425
Win32.Viking
.N~clean
No 1.0.0.0 1.0.0.0 Taiwan N/A
2 N/A Executable bc139aa1d7ee829f
c75786e419c2f515
aa1ad9dd
3c768ab0a073658f
de0a483f2afaac05
TrojWare.Win
32.Delf.NRJ
No N/A N/A India N/A
3 N/A Executable 4eae7b94db78394e
e27ef34a5f1cc3b3
e89da201
326b0d5d51df2283
e6a0e128ee8863a2
TrojWare.Win
32.Spy.E
No N/A N/A Ghana N/A
4 N/A Executable 47dcb1c37fd22d1c
f69d635697b84ded
37a39a86
039869df70abd275
1db642af7f970942
Win32.Viking
.N~clean
No 1.0.0.0 1.0.0.0 Taiwan N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 08 December 2010 at 12:23 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Realtek Semiconductor Corp. Executable 44cc63894827cd18
3845c9ac0cffaad8
c40ee372
9cecae572c79b825
a2471fe4099583de
Yes 2, 8, 0, 1 2, 8, 0, 1 United States
2 Realtek Semiconductor Corp. Executable e10b1526f89fd01e
71289fdffbcebe44
683218f2
e15b4376791992b5
3bda8fba1b6de712
Yes 2, 8, 0, 3 2, 8, 0, 3 United States
3 Realtek Semiconductor Corp. Executable 30f04d185646c1bb
05e0e5ca093d76dc
98777f9b
0db98b167263efed
5e594dc43f80e4f9
Yes 3, 1, 0, 8 3, 1, 0, 8 United States
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