How to Remove “signcode.exe”

What is signcode.exe?

signcode.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as ECM SignCode. It belongs to Windows Operating System and was developed by Microsoft Corporation. It is commonly stored in C:\Windows\System32. Malware programmers or cybercriminals write different types of malicious programs and name them as signcode.exe to spread virus.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to check if your computer is infected with signcode.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 signcode.exe malware:

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • signcode.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 signcode.exe and open the file location

If the file is located outside C:\Windows\System32, then it is likely that the system is affected with signcode.exe malware.

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

Ideally, replacing the existing signcode.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 signcode.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 07 October 2008 at 8:49 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable ad886c85763877ae
ac5ee94f9d398752
d116142a
4870d4f36614e9f2
b8563ff18a73f893
TrojWare.Win
32.TrojanDro
pper.Bototer
.B
No 5.101.1670
.1
5.101.1670
.1
India N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 69d853f5232c3b62
993a093a35b3eb49
ff36cfd8
493a7bfba4598570
10030357b35080a4
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 5.101.1670
.1
5.101.1670
.1
Iran, Islamic Republic of N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 88366d4dc1d36231
52473ba34a7c5983
f7642a53
63d85adf9aaf2d8e
1d14c1159ada2d06
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 5.131.2134
.1
5.131.2134
.1
Brazil N/A
4 N/A Executable 55cafd1f4cef266a
59b8ae54719b50a1
0838ab50
046e58f5ddc431dd
fe11370b64568842
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No N/A N/A Philippines N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 17 July 2008 at 8:13 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable f8664b5c60498928
1776a34c9c8403aa
bef11997
3b08e294576168e8
cacce87bf2410099
No 5.101.1743
.1
5.101.1743
.1
10.0.17.146/32
2 Motus Technologies, Novell Executable 0ef8bd4a5a93e883
73cf75c10961732d
d0b135f1
823ebd6038491531
b5a048079254e58d
No 3.2.6.0 N/A United States
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 9de53549fb58f7ff
41d01a53fab88116
d07276f6
f2156eabc77a767b
7b5239e2416167e9
No 5.101.1743
.1
5.101.1743
.1
India
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 752947f26f4aee4f
60c97e15d974181c
8e33fa97
6941e625c5d7c018
fdf7407e0e4d7786
No 5.101.1743
.1
5.101.1743
.1
United States
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