How to Remove “vds.exe”

What is vds.exe?

vds.exe is a legitimate file popularly known as Virtual Disk Service. It is associated with 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 vds.exe with an intention to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

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

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • vds.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 vds.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 vds.exe virus from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 27 October 2011 at 6:54 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable c89dd7939bef7e59
67c19e7969b21a5b
44701012
f2e422bed09634c0
1514d4a7cb0e24bb
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
United States N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable f139dbafacb576e2
14f905e70b803cd2
3590a627
6aaa8dcbdd87f62f
83daff0d67139804
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7601.1
7514
(win7sp1_r
tm.101119-
1850)
6.1.7601.1
7514
United States N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 0830d39f78eb46aa
6d8bf6282bc29e3b
5f093386
7a735d6adc82ad26
e478e12650271d92
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
105.112.29.71/32 N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 4ba7f2c3526b5996
086989163f600604
3cc0afc2
fa1823741fe90e08
498c499249284b9b
Unclassified
Malware
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
United States N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 27 September 2009 at 11:08 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable d052e4e8aa2f1dd6
a384487c3446472f
27487eed
8c4e7c49d3641bc9
e299e466a7f8867d
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
United States
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable cd05169c85bf57ac
a889831745d391a6
b4fdf27e
8467b8e3ba490a2c
205e4eccecd7d422
No 10.0.17127
.1
(WinBuild.
160101.080
0)
10.0.17127
.1
Colombia
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable eeba385ab9aa2b70
ca9a59750500c67c
f33aba7a
cfbad6b48edfaa08
28a52646b7c4c08d
No 6.3.9600.1
6384
(winblue_r
tm.130821-
1623)
6.3.9600.1
6384
Romania
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable beee0de75ec08df3
8634ab86dfc5a77a
dea6f0fe
914b7be5c38b0bbc
509378501289f2c8
No 10.0.15063
.994
(WinBuild.
160101.080
0)
10.0.15063
.994
Czech Republic
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