How to Remove “service.exe”

What is service.exe?


service.exe is a legitimate process file known as ErrorDnsTest belonging to Mirar ErrorDnsTest developed by Mirar software company. Incidentally, service.exe is also a file component for Windows Operating System developed by Microsoft Corporation. If it comes as a component for a Windows file, then it is located in C:\Windows\System32 by default. However, if it comes through third-party software installation then it gets stored in C:\Program files.
Malware programmers create files with malicious codes and name them after service.exe with an intention to spread virus on the internet.
 
Affected Platform: Windows OS
 

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


Keep an eye for the following symptoms to see if your PC is infected with service.exe malware:
  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • service.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
There is no concrete way to detect if your PC is infected with service.exe malware. So if you notice the aforementioned symptoms, the best thing to do is to run an antivirus scan to get rid of any possible malware attack.
 
How to remove the service.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 service.exe virus from your computer including all other malwares!
 
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Malware Entries

First Seen: 14 August 2018 at 9:46 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable e1ea2cd4d9a4445e
efa775229c7469b3
0edaab17
c39ce0af16d28393
af83a1a7263aa435
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No N/A N/A Indonesia N/A
2 N/A Executable a92ca427dcdb9cb1
470e0912e5d69119
66cca1f0
4508f446e1ae3b52
d294750c869799f7
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No N/A N/A 103.255.7.35/32 N/A
3 N/A Executable aaa70a249781c246
5408707043305f3e
af3d1d7a
008169ef05ac0c48
a487049f62a5ed49
Unclassified
Malware
No 1.3.0.0 1.3.0.0 United States N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 10 February 2009 at 12:53 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable 5cac6c71b6186288
7db71e57661814bb
7eb1be0d
f0615acd090f4b79
c681f13656ab0867
No N/A N/A 10.224.25.96/32
2 N/A Executable 273417cce137189d
021bcaed10c35517
c2a84df1
16a004d355467e44
d217dc4df62ec1e4
No N/A N/A 10.224.25.96/32
3 N/A Executable 9cc65807abce5514
23db486e467c4cbb
09792ac3
de7e0246a31192c6
d46e87daf9653c6d
Yes N/A N/A United States
4 N/A Executable 8b34ee475d12ca3e
1336e89903a752ea
99c06570
ac1f88b3305269dc
57ba2f7fa472b5c0
No N/A N/A United States
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  • 32 items per page
 
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