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: 06 November 2017 at 5:48 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 SQL Server Windows NT - 64 Bit Executable bb27497447f535ad
96d124ec29f54108
11d2d550
b2cae3813ffb0b72
3336038b17e59640
ApplicUnwnt No N/A N/A United States N/A
2 SQL Server Windows NT - 64 Bit Executable 0ad4aba7db75ce90
d6820fd18d5a282c
907d8d40
052b90aab0803426
0951baef973d7cd6
ApplicUnwnt No 2.7.8.1 2.7.8.1 Taiwan N/A
3 SQL Server Windows NT - 64 Bit Executable c59a1c52f2e9ab34
5bb1ae96caff8d2e
9fc12b64
b922f5f81f0702bd
0baedcaa04ebc980
ApplicUnwnt No N/A N/A United States N/A
4 N/A Executable 2b9e0917f6c1b4f8
3bc00095029202a7
f274723b
5255a0fc4a173d5a
743d897eb32540f0
Win32.Viking
.BJ~clean
No 1.0.0.0 1.0.0.0 Taiwan 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 6865a481d3b97749
13b5409f6a3b0a75
85bee144
a775a2763c424667
1b421d120d8b1757
No 1998.11.13 7.00.623 United States
2 N/A Non-executable 4c86c40a26a5d432
5c1a8eeebdf3a839
dc2ddb94
3e071eb4e8af971c
6d8bcaddb167e9e6
No N/A N/A United States
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable d45c033148c8e9f4
44fbfec5b0184ff6
61199ac7
d07c9575726797b0
e9069e1108a1c483
Yes 2005.090.3
042.00
9.00.3042.
00
10.0.17.142/32
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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