How to Remove “scardsvr.exe”

What is scardsvr.exe?

scardsvr.exe is a legitimate file process developed by Microsoft Corporation. This process is known as Smart Card Resource 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 scardsvr.exe file.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

Keep an eye for the following symptoms to check if your PC is infected with scardsvr.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 scardsvr.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 scardsvr.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 scardsvr.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 scardsvr.exe  malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 13 October 2010 at 2:40 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 4ea079263e8782cb
fed60965e5a7693b
15367973
f501407bb0056b00
e08e776ba41ba716
Worm.Win32.A
utorun.dy02
Yes N/A N/A Internal Submission N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 9af5924b37c86632
392a74057461bfcc
eda5fe7b
ca0d7f7ce972a238
9bea7c3dac7ef8bd
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-2113)
5.1.2600.5
512
197.39.234.251/32 N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 4581f9dd2b7e0160
d372d01772abb679
c94494fd
e301b456a36086fa
52da2cc9c2ab0a11
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-2113)
5.1.2600.5
512
156.211.202.122/32 N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable c5fbc043c77593bc
ab0a9a656358370c
28be124b
5cc244b55fae37b6
83d6df4ababe487a
Virus.Win32.
Virut.Ce
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-2113)
5.1.2600.5
512
Brazil N/A
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28

Safe Entries

First Seen: 07 July 2008 at 12:05 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 1a3a642f98d6fb9e
7244908733a7b8e6
ecf0e341
edf6b1852a55581e
cc6ba18b4e2c6e8e
No 5.2.3790.3
959
(srv03_sp2
_rtm.07021
6-1710)
5.2.3790.3
959
Internal Submission
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 22d535661560e25e
6e152a04e4ee68a6
519f2b04
21e55f5e6d0a1d56
bfa0fa9a576b8719
No 5.00.1708.
1
5.00.1708.
1
10.224.1.63/32
3 Корпорация Майкрософт Executable e87cc500d31cbb9a
09298448b8a6d6e0
6804a215
f896e628bdea97e3
23773d604473d1e9
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-2113)
5.1.2600.5
512
China
4 Корпорация Майкрософт Executable e87cc500d31cbb9a
09298448b8a6d6e0
6804a215
f896e628bdea97e3
23773d604473d1e9
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-2113)
5.1.2600.5
512
10.224.1.116/32
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