How to Remove “shvlzm.exe”

What is shvlzm.exe?

shvlzm.exe is a legitimate process file popularly known as Internet Spades. It belongs to Windows Operating system, developed by Microsoft Corporation. It is located in C:\Program Files by default.
Malware programmers write virus files with malicious scripts and save them as shvlzm.exe with an intention to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platforms: Windows OS

How to determine if your computer is infected with shvlzm.exe malware?

Look out for these symptoms to check if your PC is infected with shvlzm.exe malware:

  • Unstable internet connection
  • shvlzm.exe occupies extra CPU space
  • PC processing speed slows down
  • Browser often redirects to irrelevant websites
  • Browser is bombarded with hordes of popup ads
  • Computer screen freezes repeatedly

Take the following steps to diagnose your PC for possible shvlzm.exe malware attack:

Step 1: Simultaneously press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.

Step 2: If you notice the file located outside C:\Program Files, perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

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

Step 1: Download our award-winning 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: Restart your PC after the installation gets over

Step 5: Wait for Comodo Internet Security to update the antivirus.

Step 6: Proceed with the quick scan that automatically begins after the update.

Step 7: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be notified through an alert screen.

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 25 February 2011 at 11:19 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Non-executable 1d194454011f7837
0f980585fc372b84
f2073094
defc133888fc0b3f
c64db86183ecf05a
Unclassified
Malware
No N/A N/A Philippines N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 79239011b74727f1
86f0f919634521ac
4a3b6fe1
61c21a07898dbd73
78785d44cf16f351
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 1.2.626.1 1.2.626.1 India N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable af6614f134c4ff96
4d5f4b4878b5ad69
f42e74b4
ad522d9cfa2a0882
7afaf21288a3a36e
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 1.2.626.1 1.2.626.1 Sudan N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable aa8653781ca58c58
6f9f8cab7b6dd473
12e39213
969cc8c38ffd8fc9
8c5f51566b257e7a
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 1.2.626.1 1.2.626.1 Poland N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 25 June 2008 at 2:29 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Корпорация Майкрософт Executable 80ce476c52a173ec
63db6d5ab488f18f
7e7785e1
95acec6e7c9925a9
8876953dfd8721ff
No 1.2.626.1 1.2.626.1 Russian Federation
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable cdeac68e22a83c41
4f613bc9df02476b
de1d59a6
8053feb9502ee226
1f192eeb57da2e4a
No 1.2.626.1 1.2.626.1 10.108.51.140/32
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable c85fdf9b8b47d4d6
2eec66ba7d15d323
2e87033a
89f37ffa37b28807
b1e7628be13664c5
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
Poland
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable c85fdf9b8b47d4d6
2eec66ba7d15d323
2e87033a
89f37ffa37b28807
b1e7628be13664c5
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
Romania
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