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: 01 April 2008 at 10:32 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Jacolos Company Executable 16048d2e1c5d447a
beaa331041b01277
b362532d
0c8add24cbe3b370
39c2c5d317550417
Virus.Win32.
Parite.gen
No 0.8 0.8 SQL 10.224.1.115/32 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 c3ac648317603339
4bb1854d457caeed
38744a13
5e98823d3fe6b5bf
81ef9b9a5ff90437
Backdoor.Win
32.turkojan.
ek6
No N/A N/A Internal Submission N/A
4 N/A Executable be3ce0d88197c91d
46c4543e914ed560
299bb8e4
cdc0dae14c8eb981
3df841dbbf2ae522
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No N/A N/A Bangladesh N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 22 August 2010 at 9:10 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable 39107b649ffb80a4
b8edde7d2e851479
3f7a87fe
cb59806ff311f743
fc459fef65c08c09
No N/A N/A Internal Submission
2 N/A Executable b2f1d8319cb5075c
e26b2bdcc935a46b
b4bd5a9b
f890ccd3325a612c
daf9058b099f1445
No N/A N/A 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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