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: 26 July 2018 at 4:14 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable c9cf8b182dc84acc
c2c0183eda90a45a
9abe4566
def4e007f4c9b04a
7c715297776ae554
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
197.54.47.11/32 N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 48196d1150865ef5
477977b5b8b5233e
4a3d74f3
efb89436385a6236
919a6a9c3f1c2bfe
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
Nigeria N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable c00b1aef54b25b86
35e2df4eb1efb7e3
989e3ef5
3f455352fac132ab
099061e1e02d1b8d
Virus.Win32.
Virut.Ce
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
Pakistan N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable ee9fe22899a8c777
cdab8582dc1046af
c5fbe459
73c34b8b203f816b
12d452fb94173082
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
31.9.135.244/32 N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 11 March 2011 at 6:22 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable aed20ab981625d37
23ddff98e6d23d02
5c0b1674
070e776600315f49
f882bb744f997964
No 4.00 4.00 10.224.25.96/32
2 N/A Executable 875637bf4215fe28
5cd227d516fd114d
61675a03
f938c43bd841c439
8e39644faa7d6ff7
No N/A N/A United States
3 N/A Executable f7f17f6afba0c979
99616aad6dd56ca7
fbde9836
6aeaae34a82fe8a1
4568798f09f61eb1
No N/A N/A United States
4 N/A Executable f7f17f6afba0c979
99616aad6dd56ca7
fbde9836
6aeaae34a82fe8a1
4568798f09f61eb1
No N/A N/A 10.224.25.43/32
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