How to Remove “verclsid.exe”

What is verclsid.exe?

verclsid.exe is an legitimate executable file popularly known as Verify Class ID. It is associated with the 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 verclsid.exe with an intention to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

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

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • verclsid.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 verclsid.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:\Windows\system32\, then you should run an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

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

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.

Step 5: It will take some time for the Comodo Internet Security to update the antivirus.

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

Windows OS PC Security Softwares: 

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 30 December 2009 at 6:42 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 6d434083be9cd01e
7b6b3d5183c4c056
cc1acdc3
09c6b01c6778a02f
d8059862d84348e3
Virus.Win32.
Expiro.ew
No 5.1.2600.2
869
(xpsp.0603
16-1523)
5.1.2600.2
869
United States N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 1b0c5c328de5a5b0
3b5e9a49cbb703c2
d4e69f93
6af4169b28b5166c
b7870775b681f0e3
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 5.1.2600.2
869
(xpsp_sp2_
gdr.060316
-1512)
5.1.2600.2
869
Pakistan N/A
3 N/A Executable 389d1353de3bfd90
a1fd853a88ffbe41
1074f6c0
a0b7fccb63c156b2
5f90da2ed3fd0d6d
Unclassified
Malware
No N/A N/A Italy N/A
4 N/A Executable 647d68039178283b
d3565c693d284800
4da448db
2f0692d6b5ab2f54
fd1e5d359f724ce3
Backdoor.Win
32.Poison.as
No N/A N/A Canada N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 11 March 2010 at 8:18 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable bb65151a913f4b2d
03ffbd4e745c3156
ee931550
4746bd3babf3840d
2e8db798883fa291
No 10.0.16232
.1000
(WinBuild.
160101.080
0)
10.0.16232
.1000
Germany
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable e8ec699d95af2dbf
daad3bf6f0cb4991
d0b2efce
9ce2d2f680b00006
3bd4558e74c13fb5
No 5.2.3790.3
959
(srv03_sp2
_rtm.07021
6-1710)
5.2.3790.3
959
Germany
3 N/A Executable ce67fab481c9abc5
9d87a5cfd2c844eb
d2518663
6d474fbb60d5609c
8a1ad26a89886249
No N/A N/A 10.224.1.116/32
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 4a7441012829e04a
73e9a455e6388fb9
a7b1d95a
8337b85760dc2a81
bb946ae4931bc2bb
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-2105)
5.1.2600.5
512
Japan
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