How to Remove “scanremv.exe”

What is scanremv.exe?

scanremv.exe is a legitimate executable file developed by MicroWorld Technologies, Inc. This process is known as eScan Uninstaller and it belongs to the eScan for Windows software. It is commonly stored in C:\Program Files. Cybercriminals find a way out to mimic malicious programs in the name of scanremv.exe to spread malware infection.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to detect whether your system is affected by scanremv.exe ?

Viruses can easily affect and corrupt “.exe” files causing several system malfunctions. Below are the symptoms to check if your system is infected with the malware:

  • Problem during computer startup.
  • Problem during program startup.
  • Errors while running specific functions.
  • Damaged and missing link files.
  • Conflict in the process.
  • Missing or corrupted driver files.
  • Invalid Windows registry.
  • Hardware malfunction.

To further establish the infection of malware, take the following steps:

  • Go to Task Manager by pressing the combination of keys CTRL+ALT+DEL.
  • Go to the process tab and right-click on the scanremv.exe file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Program Files, then you should perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware infection.

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 30 October 2010 at 10:31 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 MicroWorld Technologies Inc. Executable 0fdd12cbf86cbbb5
1c516bdc97e674f9
c63f4bf8
a9311b2b5ed81f1c
8810119a05f1575f
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 4, 0, 0,
64
4, 0, 0,
64
India N/A
2 MicroWorld Technologies Inc. Executable 809628019eddcb3b
097b67da5ed1b244
b2953872
97e141f091015e7d
065030a847c8ca63
Unclassified
Malware
No 4, 0, 0,
32
4, 0, 0,
32
Portugal N/A
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  • 4 items per page
  • 8 items per page
  • 16 items per page
  • 32 items per page
17

Safe Entries

First Seen: 15 February 2009 at 2:42 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 MicroWorld Technologies Inc. Executable f3e4b059fc90e2c5
7abc57ca34dfc081
f2189ed3
a961379d8cdfc754
de2a85271c77f878
Yes 4, 0, 0,
36
4, 0, 0,
36
Internal Submission
2 MicroWorld Technologies Inc. Executable 78726cc0a2cdec56
de075e65aac5a37b
e45b0793
21ee501cd3ee550f
fa71883657e007df
Yes 4, 0, 0,
79
4, 0, 0,
79
Internal Submission
3 MicroWorld Technologies Inc. Executable 35d1a470dbac5c67
735621a403f98922
cc348a8c
5d79bea495278234
80f71f397f60dd4f
Yes 4, 0, 0,
76
4, 0, 0,
76
India
4 MicroWorld Technologies Inc. Executable 135bb9d58a822dd0
147a2c122021da4c
fd063100
73d8053bc4e4bb7e
43c014e2f794a50d
Yes 4, 0, 0,
92
4, 0, 0,
92
Internal Submission
Display 4 items per page
  • 4 items per page
  • 8 items per page
  • 16 items per page
  • 32 items per page
 
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