How to Remove “sysocmgr.exe”

What is sysocmgr.exe?

sysocmgr.exe is a legitimate executable file developed by Microsoft Corporation. This process is known as System Stand-Alone Optional Component Manager and it belongs to windows Operating system. It is commonly stored in C:\Windows\System32.

Cybercriminals find a way out to mimic malicious programs in the name of sysocmgr.exe to spread malware infection.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to detect whether your system is affected by sysocmgr.exe ?

Viruses can easily affect and corrupt “.exe” files causing several system malfunctions. Below are the symptoms to check if your system is infected with the malware:

  • Problem during computer startup.
  • Problem during program startup.
  • Errors while running specific functions.
  • Damaged and missing link files.
  • Conflict in the process.
  • Missing or corrupted driver files.
  • Invalid Windows registry.
  • Hardware malfunction.

To further establish the infection of malware, take the following steps:

  • Go to Task Manager by pressing the combination of keys CTRL+ALT+DEL.
  • Go to the process tab and right-click on the sysocmgr.exe file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Windows\System32, then you should perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware infection.

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 23 October 2011 at 11:24 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 0887eb3a38776bb3
1fc0947cb6217404
4f855838
c44dac60ecee54e8
d1e3f1a475d82a0e
Virus.Win32.
Expiro.nw
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-2111)
5.1.2600.5
512
130.180.254.140/32 N/A
2 N/A Executable d3055bf355589f80
fe971d5a0aa5f32b
b64d36d0
ab4b86c4ddf5fb0c
7d2ef30e69c3767b
Win32.Neshta
.A
No N/A N/A Russian Federation N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 035354c8b94be87f
73576934cc95c614
b87b8838
56878e833a3c942a
1de345666e683371
Virus.Win32.
Virut.Ce
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-2111)
5.1.2600.5
512
10.224.1.116/32 N/A
4 Корпорация Майкрософт Executable e28d15aeaaf2ac6a
aacdcdf824ac89d4
9df3ca64
202c10b0941bd91f
d403843405ad7abf
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-2111)
5.1.2600.5
512
Russian Federation N/A
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34

Safe Entries

First Seen: 27 June 2008 at 2:44 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable f5193dd7d40cbe42
188344bf8ed47adf
fc586431
056acb71afd77c59
8f6866fe138d66b9
No 5.2.3790.0
(srv03_rtm
.030324-20
48)
5.2.3790.0 Internal Submission
2 Корпорация Майкрософт Executable 3f6806bed2436a69
952c59bebc0e7d28
c0bad629
746e3c509eedd56a
2baf6b3ab2bde2b7
No 5.1.2600.2
180
(xpsp_sp2_
rtm.040803
-2158)
5.1.2600.2
180
Russian Federation
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 3ea76fab6794b04b
372f0b7080877f50
f251423d
6b22330f2d906632
97aed49ac8fb36ca
No 4.02.0553 4.02.0553 10.224.1.116/32
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable ccb2f2f491f4011d
a29ec97c1773fa3e
31b939f5
5620be97ca965702
59214ad9f53268ad
No 5.1.2600.2
055
(xpsp_sp2_
beta1.0312
15-1745)
5.1.2600.2
055
United States
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