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?

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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 5adfd18d0cb5ec8c
67b96fd542be18b0
e89e7570
d8c1c74c02dcf3f9
7db7dbe5dccefd74
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-0845)
5.1.2600.5
512
United States N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 55f91f0084acef93
957908d20eaa8757
b8ec23d2
a806c32f58c8719e
9174b3eb5ed2e401
Virus.Win32.
Expiro.ew
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-0845)
5.1.2600.5
512
Internal Submission N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 85f3b19dacfdfe38
97744dec8da9e673
f38a9fb4
22240b88e5b7ba32
37682278d461b52d
Virus.Win32.
Virut.Ce
No 5.1.2600.2
180
(xpsp_sp2_
rtm.040803
-2158)
5.1.2600.2
180
Poland 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 9e9e0763de01822d
d3fa8ee5c7032dcc
b818138c
f7e5cb3b2c44303c
92df001708b1a924
No 4.10.1998 4.10.1998 United States
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 56c3ee1e1e1e940e
c2dfac1cce21cccf
32009a6f
57dba3eeea611d21
784dea188990f294
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-0845)
5.1.2600.5
512
Russian Federation
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 56c3ee1e1e1e940e
c2dfac1cce21cccf
32009a6f
57dba3eeea611d21
784dea188990f294
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-0845)
5.1.2600.5
512
Germany
4 N/A Executable 5fe380236ddc508a
eb2e73360ff9d49e
ad8ec1ec
2f206050d0c96142
8e29a7226b61a949
No N/A N/A 10.100.19.18/32
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