How to Remove “sigverif.exe”

What is sigverif.exe?

sigverif.exe is a legitimate executable file developed by Microsoft Corporation. This process is known as File Signature Verification and it belongs to Microsoft Corporation. It is commonly stored in C:\Windows\System32. Cybercriminals find a way out to mimic malicious programs in the name of sigverif.exe to spread malware infection.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to detect whether your system is affected by sigverif.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 startup.
  • Problem during program startup.
  • 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 sigverif.exe file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Windows\System32, then you should perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware infection.

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 20 October 2011 at 9:43 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable c379419f32f2192f
6c8449802de93c2f
104cbbd5
6d98c4774ebc3853
993fd1965fe658a7
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-2111)
5.1.2600.5
512
197.34.10.238/32 N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 9cb74a8e528a925b
49d40a44f97c5f0a
acedd290
23697d69e9e21c5a
c8b9e613a9b9930e
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
Indonesia N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable a8116e83c559fffd
f0c6b2905b4878d8
c47c1932
0323f4f88abce697
caf7cda466c383dc
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
Lao People's Democratic Republic N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 91189a861fe2cebe
9b3a4f5e499c6d65
1a961b2f
ba1d39ef42ed16f9
a68ae8b3bfe68e17
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-2111)
5.1.2600.5
512
Egypt N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 04 February 2012 at 7:25 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable e2db8b03cd3ce519
5c3b60960fe3fa02
0f229a24
de94fa65b207a4a7
70115e60034ec978
No 5.1.2600.1
106
(xpsp1.020
828-1920)
5.1.2600.1
106
Canada
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable af668391323307ac
772fc79d9be318d9
eb4ca6cb
0c378eab97e363ca
cbefbec31b379e24
No 4.10.2222 4.10.2222 Japan
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 45862db839df67d7
50850e2f9e4e7905
af8416df
035e1af8e27b769b
8711393a6bc3afc6
No 10.0.17755
.1
(WinBuild.
160101.080
0)
10.0.17755
.1
Japan
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 0080987d3bf15a6f
d4f7e25af8e0c7c3
d699cc7b
6abe70f54b64e7c5
86d45b578f585c7f
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-2111)
5.1.2600.5
512
Internal Submission
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