How to Remove “sndrec32.exe”

What is sndrec32.exe?

sndrec32.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as Sound Recorder accessory and  belongs to Microsoft Windows Operating System. It is developed by Microsoft Corporation.  It is commonly stored in C:\Windows\System32. The malware programmers or cyber criminals write the different types of malicious programs and name it as sndrec32.exe to make damage the software and hardware.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to check if your computer is infected with sndrec32.exe malware?       

Malicious authors try to infect the systems with different types of malicious programs. Each form of malicious software is designed to infect the system that creates different issues and impact on the system. One can notice the following changes once the system is infected with sndrec32.exe malware

  • If the internet connection fluctuation is high 
  • If the sndrec32.exe file is taking more of your CPU memory 
  • If the system performance is very low
  • If the system is redirected to some strange websites 
  • If the system is getting some annoying popup ads 
  • If the system freezes quiet often
  • If it invites the other malware to infect and damage the system and exploits the same to collect the user private informaton

When one of these happens then you can be sure that your system is infected with setup.exe  malware. To confirm that go to task manager by pressing the combination of keys ctrl+alt+del and go to the process tab and right click on the sndrec32.exe and open the location, if the location is C:\Windows\System32 then the system is not affected by sndrec32.exe, if the location is somewhere else then the system is affected by sndrec32.exe malware.

How to remove the sndrec32.exe file from system using Comodo Antivirus?

Step 1: Download the award-winning Free Internet Security.

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.

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 the sndrec32.exe virus from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 13 October 2010 at 2:40 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 0ac9c79b35f88396
bd8a5ac6529ae359
cc9c25fc
4f0cbbb4c97a98e8
7a6cf1b484046238
Worm.Win32.M
abezat.b1
No 5.1.2600.2
180
(xpsp_sp2_
rtm.040803
-2158)
5.1.2600.2
180
Morocco N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable d096f001e7ba267b
56dbdedc6e06d486
f575bada
e7b152f741ace3ef
c7418f861367f35c
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-0845)
5.1.2600.5
512
Romania N/A
3 Корпорация Майкрософт Executable 86ad67c002b4979d
9bbff7526c2003c3
c6d66418
5a7498519eb65750
110afaea404a5373
Virus.Win32.
Expiro.nw
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-0845)
5.1.2600.5
512
Russian Federation N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 8be752170a4cd933
6480bdec69af242b
17b6336d
acc59867b7bc5c66
7e7a02e5b544f31b
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-0845)
5.1.2600.5
512
156.220.116.63/32 N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 27 August 2008 at 2:29 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 81492077f61ea14d
0264a876f81fe4da
07aba41e
4c28b763ab0a7c45
eb219f017cf2a2b3
No 4.00 4.00 Internal Submission
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 9e9e0763de01822d
d3fa8ee5c7032dcc
b818138c
f7e5cb3b2c44303c
92df001708b1a924
No 4.10.1998 4.10.1998 United States
3 N/A Executable 5fe380236ddc508a
eb2e73360ff9d49e
ad8ec1ec
2f206050d0c96142
8e29a7226b61a949
No N/A N/A 10.100.19.18/32
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 2231facf5c9f255f
7c5eb9c5127edc41
6ef5ba60
66a61aa1a3b84e55
dc7c25959d4dab17
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-0845)
5.1.2600.5
512
Brazil
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