How to Remove “sqlservr.exe”

What is sqlservr.exe?

sqlservr.exe  is a legitimate file. This process is known as Microsoft SQL Server Desktop Engine  and belongs to software Microsoft SQL Server. It is developed by Microsoft Corporation.  It is commonly stored in C:\Program files.  The malware programmers or cyber criminals write the different types of malicious programs and name it as sqlservr.exe to damage the software and hardware.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

  • If the internet connection fluctuation is high 
  • If the sqlservr.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 sqlservr.exe file and open the location, if the location is subfolder C:\Program files then the system is not affected by sqlservr.exe if the location is somewhere else then the system is affected by sqlservr.exe  malware.
 
How to remove the sqlservr.exe file from system using Comodo Antivirus?
 
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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 sqlservr.exe virus from your computer including all other malwares!
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Malware Entries

First Seen: 02 August 2011 at 8:57 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable bcecb1c71b07d2de
39349908f94f11b0
8a677c4b
acd65f7618e80d19
1a939ab46bd92d14
TrojWare.Win
32.Patched.H
N
No 2000.080.0
760.00
8.00.760 Poland N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable b08370a96d521d99
c62159a8247d1292
cf3cee44
80520994da50c1ad
714be5b0e893690d
Unclassified
Malware
No 2009.0100.
1617.00
((KJ_RTM_G
DR).110422
-1901 )
10.50.1617
.0
10.108.55.52/32 N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable cdb593eacaf67fec
4afb7b593e70e820
43ec7aca
ff5c961347b4aeb6
39a8d68c9ff35630
Virus.Win32.
Duel.dam6
No 1996.04.02 6.50.201 Russian Federation N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 8842f57f089de736
39a494cca651c712
ca6cf3a5
58a03ad83c84c957
416506813067872a
ApplicUnwnt No 2009.0100.
1617.00
((KJ_RTM_G
DR).110422
-1901 )
10.50.1617
.0
United States N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 23 February 2009 at 5:19 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 858723414697e913
b61727e0f784c2b1
adc670d2
4263dcf845b089e3
97c7c3bfc74f04fe
Yes 2005.090.4
035.00
9.00.4035.
00
10.224.1.58/32
2 N/A Non-executable 2c91de115af5a170
f1c70142158e4051
429ba7ed
630fd2877c871c27
e1b0a17347f116ab
No N/A N/A 198.20.167.84/32
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable a2d8be1b34e94e78
236f0844ed015245
ca977377
5b0a0e295aa93737
d80e1bce447086b8
Yes 2005.090.1
399.00
9.00.1399.
06
Internal Submission
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 89022f5b02de51bf
f5fedba4184501b4
a21f23ec
3ae13c9869b7ce11
35bcf21c0aaa68ed
Yes 2011.0110.
2100.060
((SQL11_RT
M).120210-
1917 )
11.0.2100.
60
United States
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