How to Remove “rundll32.exe”

What is rundll32.exe?

rundll32.exe is a legitimate process file that is responsible for running all DLL files and placing them in proper memory libraries. It is associated with Windows Operating System and developed by Microsoft Corporation. It is typically located in C:\Windows\System32.Malware programmers create virus files and name them after rundll32.exe with an aim to spread malicious codes on the internet.

rundll32.exe runs and distributes various DLL within the memory of the file system controlling the loading and running of DLL files. It runs the core function itself and it is considered as Command line Application. Its memory usage is low. The rundll32.exe uses 33280 bytes worth of RAM resources.

Affected Platform: Windows OS


How to check if your computer is infected with rundll32.exe  malware?

Keep an eye for the following symptoms to see if your PC is infected with rundll32.exe malware:

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • rundll32.exe takes too much CPU space
  • PC slows down significantly
  • Browser automatically redirects to some irrelevant websites
  • Unsolicited ads and popups starts appearing
  • Screen freezes constantly
If your PC is infected with rundll32.exe malware, it will invite other malwares to cause more damage to your computer. Take the following steps to diagnose your PC for possible rundll32.exe malware attack:
 
How to remove the rundll32.exe file from system using Comodo Antivirus?
 
Step 1: Download the award-winning Free Internet Security.
 
Step 2: Installation configuration frames will be displayed. Select the configuration you would like to apply.
 
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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 the rundll32.exe virus from your computer including all other malwares!
 
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Malware Entries

First Seen: 24 September 2018 at 3:39 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 3e481f6bef03e63c
4bc9881cd1881970
36d0d7de
254cd7e19235e0b4
46786b8d07858d2f
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
105.112.112.152/32 N/A
2 N/A Executable fc573f9fdadb0a93
f1d4474c53eda14e
0c1b095c
e028d298a88a87a5
5650f267d1362ef2
Backdoor.Win
32.Poison.as
No N/A N/A Australia N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 29c2a08ee523d5ba
b61454440db503e9
ab46d81e
92a37807ef3b6690
909d5b8a0021baea
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
105.112.68.136/32 N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 324b715281dda875
6f9c30aa9b0b8fe2
690f6544
81924a148940276a
376235192883a6d8
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
185.235.0.44/32 N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 18 March 2016 at 12:13 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 1c99c20757b039d8
8f59b02b7753a730
a90bf2ad
731a783a36a8e69a
6434d19d98b12a09
No 10.0.16299
.15
(WinBuild.
160101.080
0)
10.0.16299
.15
United States
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 2348c635b0d333fa
f314f0a1fa091cca
0b1996cd
0dcb89b1f3689bc6
262ff30bbd603171
No 10.0.10586
.0
(th2_relea
se.151029-
1700)
10.0.10586
.0
10.224.25.96/32
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