How to Remove “stisvc.exe”

What is stisvc.exe?

sstisvc.exe is a legitimate process file popularly known as Still Image Devices Monitor. It belongs to Windows Operating System, developed by Microsoft Corporation. It is located in C:\Program Files by default.

Malware programmers write virus files with malicious scripts and save them as stisvc.exe with an intention to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platforms: Windows OS

How to determine if your computer is infected with stisvc.exe malware?

Look out for these symptoms to check if your PC is infected with stisvc.exe malware:

  • Unstable internet connection
  • stisvc.exe occupies extra CPU space
  • PC processing speed slows down
  • Browser often redirects to irrelevant websites
  • Browser is bombarded with hordes of popup ads
  • Computer screen freezes repeatedly

Take the following steps to diagnose your PC for possible stisvc.exe malware attack:

Step 1: Simultaneously press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.

Step 2: If you notice the file located outside C:\Program Files, perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

How to remove stisvc.exe malware from system using Comodo Antivirus?

Step 1: Download our award-winning Free Antivirus.

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 after the installation gets over

Step 5: Wait for Comodo Internet Security to update the antivirus.

Step 6: Proceed with the quick scan that automatically begins after the update.

Step 7: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be notified through an alert screen.

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 13 April 2009 at 10:45 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable e4ef4c76a790bb5d
c308a11203f7a184
af517425
0174b359811acb29
d8906a40865471ba
TrojWare.Win
32.Patched.P
No N/A N/A Brazil N/A
2 N/A Executable 88231673af21f669
3b2c6ceea32d85a1
074cf07b
df4778aea5488aa6
205f6113f0fd37ed
Win32.Neshta
.A
No N/A N/A Slovakia N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 09 June 2008 at 1:30 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 2d99bfc0a53b3d02
326bc87a8725e6b8
1a9a19e6
N/A No 5.00.2195.
3649
5.00.2195.
3649
Netherlands
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable cb114397ffa0f32a
237a27a5fff941db
3961b69f
7195e821f1ef4c0f
09e7f99e630265f8
No 5.00.2195.
6656
5.00.2195.
6656
Internal Submission
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 5fcbd2b2302aa548
6d766e807d34be8a
ecd67458
a4ed2ed84c2cfc11
2063bb392430b2bb
No 5.00.2195.
2104
5.00.2195.
2104
France
4 N/A Executable da13533a8045b443
3fdeab3f7eef5262
6decd644
d11dd97e1253afff
62230ac0a28cda2a
No N/A N/A Brazil
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