How to Remove “sapisvr.exe”

What is sapisvr.exe?

sapisvr.exe is a legitimate process file popularly known as SAPISVR. It belongs to Windows Operating System, developed by Microsoft Operating System. It is located in C:\Program Files, by default.
Malware authors write virus files with malicious scripts and save them as sapisvr.exe with an intention to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platforms: Windows OS

How to determine if your computer is infected with sapisvr.exe malware?

Look out for these symptoms to check if your PC is infected with sapisvr.exe malware:

  • Unstable internet connection
  • sapisvr.exe occupies extra CPU space
  • PC processing speed slows down
  • Browser often redirects to irrelevant websites
  • Browser is bombarded with hordes of popup ads
  • Computer screen freezes repeatedly

Take the following steps to diagnose your PC for possible sapisvr.exe malware attack:

Step 1: Simultaneously press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.

Step 2: If you notice the file located outside C:\Program Files, perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

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Step 7: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be notified through an alert screen.

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 08 July 2010 at 12:34 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 1bd1be84b7d39058
00c867652deeb3bd
dcdddc70
2375e594ae4ae44e
6306f8331e416eb1
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No 5.1.4111.0
0
(XPClient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.4111.0
0
India N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 7558678a0d7e18b0
452c85a3df563ff1
6ded9fc6
dadfa4350706afde
66871c2e87b50900
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 5.1.4111.0
0
(XPClient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.4111.0
0
Trinidad and Tobago N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable a6e6de3928e98283
5d695ae40accad5c
d93ebaae
34911a50ec85b967
51eb595e59d02364
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 5.1.4111.0
0
(XPClient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.4111.0
0
Romania N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 4b12ee71550e8cc3
d783d99da0eab09c
caab3adf
c310d1afa2004f47
68a9cc74e7415538
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 5.1.4111.0
0
(XPClient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.4111.0
0
Europe N/A
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24

Safe Entries

First Seen: 25 June 2008 at 1:42 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 0ee6394184cda708
fd087fe0199727b0
3b3134b9
7570777eabb171a5
3c13148ab03b1f0c
No 5.1.4324.0
0 built
by:
lab06_n(sp
gbld)
5.1.4324.0
0
United States
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 7b485faec61790a9
b83877e4f6c8f229
f88f9dd8
404009614f3191ce
bb62d88ee88b4f0e
No 5.1.4111.0
0
(XPClient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.4111.0
0
Japan
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 3a044d7273d9b624
2b73fa65d9863b03
a7ca4983
173d93ab55b6602c
115e1e0bcda3bdbc
No 5.3.11513.
00
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
5.3.11513.
00
Poland
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable c1400f2b330899c0
01568d5c3f03f620
3f459093
81420500b4d35c6b
da89d6b694972c31
No 5.1.4111.0
0
(XPClient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.4111.0
0
India
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