How to Remove “utilman.exe”

What is utilman.exe?

utilman.exe is a legitimate file popularly known as UtilMan EXE. It belongs to Windows Operating System developed by Microsoft Corporation. It is typically located in C:\Windows\System32. Malware programmers create files with virus scripts and name them after utilman.exe with an intention to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

Keep an eye for the following symptoms to see if your PC is infected with utilman.exe malware:

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • utilman.exe takes too much CPU space
  • PC slows down significantly
  • Browser automatically redirects to some irrelevant websites
  • Unsolicited ads and popups starts appearing
  • Screen freezes constantly

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

Step 1: Download the award-winning Free Internet Security.

Step 2: Installation configuration frames will be displayed. Select the configuration you would like to apply.

Step 3: After network detection is complete, press “Close” button for a scan window.

Step 4: Restart your PC.

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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 utilman.exe virus from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 08 June 2018 at 3:36 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 49862788be65156c
e787a46380afb87d
4070aefd
e107d1845d61e00f
2e5aa274a5703986
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-2105)
5.1.2600.5
512
156.217.101.221/32 N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 8db64c7c305ffea8
552d9ac0264c6bed
f2814423
ac146b6468b6ddeb
d3d492f39ec3894c
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
Lao People's Democratic Republic N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 18630d5c570a8123
8bc29d470edf144c
d35e56e2
a2b3c5a49bfc33f5
235795a74c17cdcb
Virus.Win32.
Virut.Ce
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
154.236.177.122/32 N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 455f40cc5dc78542
d350fd719e7fbced
1f69a36b
d12cc08750686ab0
8416b38b4b4f3a08
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
Algeria N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 29 July 2018 at 9:56 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 29bed5fd7b953704
6695bea5d0d58d8b
c4da36cd
ae41b66c837e5456
52bda25408ac1eed
No 10.0.17738
.1000
(WinBuild.
160101.080
0)
10.0.17738
.1000
Poland
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 0ca0df04f3e417cb
3a895b3fa58e6364
41caa008
8efdc792c97d7890
68539b699bae7fcb
No 10.0.17713
.1000
(WinBuild.
160101.080
0)
10.0.17713
.1000
United Kingdom
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable a08faa9ad6a7fc03
50993dd430f9f53e
95040fc2
471bfeb0ceeceaee
2e375e3e52bedae6
No 10.0.17738
.1000
(WinBuild.
160101.080
0)
10.0.17738
.1000
Japan
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 5f55445174685e24
34acf9fe36f25ac6
fd61a098
96ddc1f8f25ed56c
31f537f4dd2f3fa9
No 10.0.17755
.1
(WinBuild.
160101.080
0)
10.0.17755
.1
Japan
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