How to Remove “serv.exe”

What is serv.exe?

serv.exe is a legitimate executable file developed by SAP AG. This process is known as SAP DB – Communication Server and it belongs to SAP DB. It is commonly stored in C:\Program Files. 
Cybercriminals find a way out to mimic malicious programs in the name of serv.exe to spread malware infection.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to detect whether your system is affected by serv.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 start-up.
  • Problem during program start-up.
  • 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 serv.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.

How does Comodo Antivirus help you to protect your system from serv.exe malware?

Comodo Antivirus protects your system from malware attacks and also removes any existing infections. Following are the steps to effectively purge out the serv.exe malware from your system.

Step 1: Download and install Comodo Antivirus.

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: Wait until the Comodo Internet Security updates the antivirus.

Step 6: Initiate a quick scan that instantly begins after the update.

Step 7: If the system is infected with serv.exe malware or any other threats, you will be prompted with an alert screen upon scanning.

Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove serv.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 07 November 2011 at 4:16 pm
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Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 0779c8f469ed3cc7
de68e3aa4d63ed0c
de257928
8bd773af2c52f85d
46e1367f3cc8841b
Unclassified
Malware
No 3, 3, 8, 1 N/A Internal Submission N/A
2 N/A Executable 2d54c97b820dab7e
871a621574da27d3
1e44e7af
a0f73465fdecf7e8
b9ea3b5ca4bdb8cd
Packed.Win32
.MPack.O
No 1.00 1.00 Internal Submission N/A
3 N/A Executable ae1af1abeb235d31
3731b3d029d698cc
b6ab046f
e82fe83ae15d3f02
0e77acb043ec2fab
Unclassified
Malware
No N/A N/A 10.100.19.30/32 N/A
4 N/A Executable c3ac648317603339
4bb1854d457caeed
38744a13
5e98823d3fe6b5bf
81ef9b9a5ff90437
Backdoor.Win
32.turkojan.
ek6
No N/A N/A Internal Submission N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 08 November 2011 at 2:41 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Azur Software Concept Executable 49f7a404f6d11336
3e616fa54ad73d92
f070ff82
29ae8b2810f7324b
6d1f7ceb86db7c42
No 2372 2372 Internal Submission
2 N/A Executable b2f1d8319cb5075c
e26b2bdcc935a46b
b4bd5a9b
f890ccd3325a612c
daf9058b099f1445
No N/A N/A Internal Submission
3 N/A Executable 97ba6e6fa90605d8
7fbfe10e4ba8a33b
d3882e42
a96246583d6722b7
99adbdcf5e11f5cf
No N/A N/A Internal Submission
4 Azur Software Concept Executable df907fe4b2eff494
1a6d5f9fe7c1bf35
4b6ea2fb
5f477a682bf29c50
d7280018c1c348d9
No 2142 2142 Internal Submission
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