How to Remove “sc.exe”

What is sc.exe?


sc.exe is a legitimate process file that is also known as Sound Control. It is developed by SAGA Software company.  It is typically located in C:\Program Files. Malware programmers create files with malicious content and name them after sc.exe with an intention to spread virus on the internet.
 
Affected Platform: Windows OS
 

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


Keep an eye for the following symptoms to see if your PC is infected with sc.exe malware:
  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • sc.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 sc.exe malware, it will invite other malwares to cause more damage to your computer. Take the following steps to diagnose your PC for possible sc.exe malware attack:
 
Step 1: Simultaneously press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.
 
Step 2: If you notice the file located outside the file path C:\Program Files, then you should run an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.
 
How to remove the sc.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.
 
Step 3: Select Customize Configuration option and arrange installers, configuration, and file location.
 
Step 4: 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 the sc.exe virus from your computer including all other malwares!
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Malware Entries

First Seen: 12 April 2018 at 10:12 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 417c30c3b92b5845
a8fde0aca938f98e
489c6476
e4d0ad852530f994
324767ba7d6c8e15
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
196.64.235.221/32 N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 8bbdaa174233c671
41cdf796fc20b58f
a8aa92dd
3115ee9c10045b46
188320afdfcb3eda
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
United States N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable e3e79376650f7fb6
892c525f41fec5ff
bf9cabf9
48a3d7c4a4f3a5de
15813b0c26485568
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
Serbia N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 42398e2dc7cfebba
4466cca8a570c197
ddffbdd4
0cd865b0495a2d3b
7ce4181baccc90fc
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
154.118.40.155/32 N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 17 April 2008 at 7:28 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 7bbe88d651120400
0b9bb4137f982510
d93ffdef
d1de4812c7a2d42f
d9384f07480beb28
No 10.0.17666
.1000
(WinBuild.
160101.080
0)
10.0.17666
.1000
Japan
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 34af23607ad5afa9
e61b6a96cec811e6
bdc50b4a
a48b1c06219a01a6
0cd8d4d45440bde9
No 5.1.2600.0
(xpclient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.2600.0 10.108.51.235/32
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable feca77ded2c7685f
3df2eba9e0cdfd6f
27e44d50
8123f8331b2418a2
ff593c011f0c823c
No 6.0.6000.1
6386
(vista_rtm
.061101-22
05)
6.0.6000.1
6386
United States
4 ReactOS Development Team Executable 602a3844ff6c2b0c
3f9069374f4c5c4d
614d9d53
07e1eb05dfab591e
292ee8e5aa97d389
No 0.4.8 0.4.8 United States
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