How to Remove “sf_car_xpc.exe”

What is sf_car_xpc.exe?

sf_car_xpc.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as sf_car_xpc.exe. It belongs to sf_car_xpc_COM and was developed by The MathWorks, Inc. It is commonly stored in C:\Program Files.

Malware programmers or cybercriminals write different types of malicious programs and name them as sf_car_xpc.exe to spread virus.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

Each malware is different and causes unique problems to the system. You will notice one or several of the following symptoms if your system is infected with sf_car_xpc.exe malware:

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • sf_car_xpc.exe file is taking more of your CPU memory 
  • System performance is very low
  • Browser is redirected to some strange websites
  • Interference of annoying popup ads
  • Other malwares infiltrate into the system

To further establish the malware infection, 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 sf_car_xpc.exe and open the file location

If the file is located outside C:\Program Files, then it is likely that the system is affected with sf_car_xpc.exe malware.

How to remove sf_car_xpc.exe malware from system using Comodo Antivirus?

Ideally, replacing the existing sf_car_xpc.exe file on your computer with a different version procured from the internet is advisable. To remove the file using Comodo's trusted and effective antivirus software, follow the steps below:

Step 1: Download the award-winning Comodo Free 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: Once the Installation is Finished, 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 sf_car_xpc.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 31 October 2010 at 10:21 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable af2043393a140f95
dea44fb7635971cd
79f782ee
a6ff8f2b05f9ca8b
cac7651f90e6ebdd
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No N/A N/A Brazil N/A
2 N/A Executable 0745392a808dda41
4d22ddf57543a6bd
2e3f0df7
7cf8be6793ce3322
d2f56baa91415576
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No N/A N/A India N/A
3 The MathWorks, Inc. Executable e50ca28aac74a9d5
a0cbe38d6d911c48
c5742e78
bcaa12d6251b6499
16bb851987768f93
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 1.00 1.00 Syrian Arab Republic N/A
4 N/A Executable 14fbaadc6fd96d12
091fc5dcce4d9707
be1572e9
a25f289b4f39d020
f0341e5cf1d79442
Virus.Win32.
Murofet.a
No N/A N/A Turkey N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 12 July 2008 at 2:04 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable 3225067646a76976
906e9811b3f955a5
f71444fd
N/A No N/A N/A 104.163.152.110/32
2 N/A Executable a75b9f5fb9689ad1
f6dcaa48fce27c9c
744908c1
504ac15ece5c8be4
7aac331b4b0519bc
No N/A N/A France
3 The MathWorks, Inc. Executable 68da031fc3f3a787
d0b0a2bf4d588150
934627b3
35805eba23fae545
14bc8e7d27c6d0bd
No 1.00 1.00 Brazil
4 N/A Executable a75b9f5fb9689ad1
f6dcaa48fce27c9c
744908c1
504ac15ece5c8be4
7aac331b4b0519bc
No N/A N/A Canada
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