How to Remove “savedump.exe”

What is savedump.exe?

savedump.exe is a legitimate file process developed by Microsoft Corporation. This process is known as Windows NT Save Dump Utility and it belongs to Windows Operating System. You can locate the file in C:\Windows\System32.
The virus is created by malware authors and is named after savedump.exe file.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

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

  • Unstable internet connection
  • Browser redirects to unwanted websites
  • PC performance slows down
  • Browser is bombarded with hordes of popup ads
  • System screen freezes repeatedly

If you find any of  the above mentioned symptoms, take the following steps to be sure about the malware infection:

  • Press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.
  • Go to the process tab and right-click on the savedump.exe file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Windows\System32, then you should take measures to get rid of the malware.

How to remove savedump.exe malware from system with Comodo Cleaning Essentials?

Comodo Cleaning Essentials (CCE) incorporates antivirus software with unique features like auto-sandboxing to identify and obstruct every suspicious process running on an endpoint with a single click. To remove savedump.exe malware using CCE, follow the steps mentioned below:

Step 1: Download the CCE suite.

Step 2: To start the application, double-click on the CCE.exe file.

Step 3: It then probes the antivirus to initiate a full system scan to identify and remove any existing malicious files.

Step 4: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be prompted with an alert screen.

Step 5: Comodo Cleaning Essentials will remove savedump.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 25 October 2011 at 1:17 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 2217a0b3b8ea2617
a935ea24b5b4740b
6f2b715c
1fe432e2478542fe
8a2c1c68115c8aa0
Virus.Win32.
Parite.gen
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-2105)
5.1.2600.5
512
Bulgaria N/A
2 Корпорация Майкрософт Executable c91e6a58712793d8
f8ddf5bfb4f586ab
5c1d14dd
266d6608df873cbb
10335d37c042e015
MalCrypt.Ind
us!
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-2105)
5.1.2600.5
512
Russian Federation N/A
3 Корпорация Майкрософт Executable 0b17a1f76d7546df
935ff28feffc7922
38b3fa2a
87be317bb58efb70
801eb4c3437ad983
Virus.Win32.
Expiro.win
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-2105)
5.1.2600.5
512
Ukraine N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 1f58ab5b24cb61f3
111860f1bfe3c2ff
194b6b9d
ed452fcd42031095
c715c3f5ddfe3a62
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 5.1.2600.2
180
(xpsp_sp2_
rtm.040803
-2158)
5.1.2600.2
180
Europe N/A
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28

Safe Entries

First Seen: 25 June 2008 at 1:54 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Корпорация Майкрософт Executable 9682be86d022a0e6
b2bf825efaf43459
59f940d5
dad2f0b0edb53a86
43a00d2cd24e67eb
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-2105)
5.1.2600.5
512
Russian Federation
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 10ad2eb59d222c05
9217a35e2369af8f
9cb1b284
aab0c9de0d7b341f
0a6a15f892b6748e
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-2105)
5.1.2600.5
512
Internal Submission
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 52b229488c1f1cb2
050a4684f7474004
4517d489
910362f6bfc1f083
2691ed3bad8ecdd5
No 5.1.2600.2
180
(xpsp_sp2_
rtm.040803
-2158)
5.1.2600.2
180
Internal Submission
4 Корпорация Майкрософт Executable d48d665b5eb351e7
7476a6674c68d7cf
a82b7ff0
14edae4d010bd32a
11e4ba4ade824cda
No 5.1.2600.2
180
(xpsp_sp2_
rtm.040803
-2158)
5.1.2600.2
180
Internal Submission
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