How to Remove “slserv.exe”

What is slserv.exe?

slserv.exe is a legitimate executable file developed by Smart Link Communications. This process is known as User-Level Modem Service and it belongs to Smart Link Modem. It is commonly stored in C:\Windows\System32.
Cybercriminals find a way out to mimic malicious programs in the name of slserv.exe to spread malware infection.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to detect whether your system is affected by slserv.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 start-up.
  • Problem during program start-up.
  • 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 slserv.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.

How does Comodo Antivirus help you to protect your system from slserv.exe malware?

Comodo Antivirus protects your system from malware attacks and also removes any existing infections. Following are the steps to effectively purge out the slserv.exe malware from your system.

Step 1: Download and install Comodo Antivirus.

Step 2: Installation configuration frames will be displayed. Select the configuration you would like to apply.

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Step 4: Restart your PC.

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Step 7: If the system is infected with slserv.exe malware or any other threats, you will be prompted with an alert screen upon scanning.

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 09 June 2008 at 8:03 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Smart Link Executable bb3a2c357ddd7d98
923f179519224e5a
f01efd19
N/A Virus.Win32.
Virut.BQ
No 3.80.01MC1
5
3.80.01MC1
5
United States N/A
2 Smart Link Executable 279bfdb819f9046d
490472bab160a730
00873e4f
9629588bcff3be9f
32bcedfd4795a423
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 3.80.01MC1
5
3.80.01MC1
5
United States N/A
3 Smart Link Executable 7d0b4c9f2a202e22
d5a7c75cc17fd71b
523e470e
9588bd9776064efa
523b842c4fff9cd1
MalCrypt.Ind
us!
No 3.80.01MC1
5
3.80.01MC1
5
United States N/A
4 Smart Link Executable ac1498e6c68dbd44
a00963a3339d84c6
cdecdcfc
6d01ca7c52a318b4
5211b0fdacbb905f
Virus.Win32.
Expiro.nw
No 3.80.01MC1
5
3.80.01MC1
5
130.180.254.140/32 N/A
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41

Safe Entries

First Seen: 11 June 2008 at 2:54 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Smart Link Executable 2038308e6e598450
459e39b6afb2c87a
de16f15f
0c28bcc9a8a9e8ca
c62a348d93de8a46
No 3.80.01MC1
5
3.80.01MC1
5
10.100.130.247/32
2 Smart Link Executable d085558163e61661
8b5a31730886f3c2
3872de30
N/A No 3.80.01MC1
5
3.80.01MC1
5
Australia
3 N/A Executable f48c4eac557a7a89
c625eac1f649eba9
323f9242
9658dc53ad3f1a14
e3349040c4d2841f
No 2.80.00(24
Apr2000)
2.80.00 10.224.1.61/32
4 Smart Link Executable b83f4418966810db
5e5f360d882ef012
e5a49438
df528f8504651324
9dd5a2118d3428e7
No 3.80.01MC1
5
3.80.01MC1
5
10.100.130.247/32
Display 4 items per page
  • 4 items per page
  • 8 items per page
  • 16 items per page
  • 32 items per page
 
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