How to Remove “volperf.exe”

What is volperf.exe?

volperf.exe is a legitimate file process developed by Microsoft Corporation. This process is known as Volperf Setup Program and it belongs to Windows Operating System. You can locate the file in C:\Program Files. The virus is created by malware authors and is named after volperf.exe file.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

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

  • Unstable internet connection
  • Browser redirects to unwanted websites
  • PC performance slows down
  • Browser is bombarded with hordes of popup ads
  • System screen freezes repeatedly

If you find any of the above mentioned symptoms, take the following steps to be sure about the malware infection:

1) Press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.

2) Go to the process tab and right-click on the volperf.exe file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Program Files, then you should take measures to get rid of the malware.

How to remove volperf.exe malware from system with Comodo Cleaning Essentials?

Comodo Cleaning Essentials (CCE) incorporates antivirus software with unique features like auto-sandboxing to identify and obstruct every suspicious process running on an endpoint with a single click. To remove volperf.exe malware using CCE, follow the steps mentioned below:

Step 1: Download the CCE suite.

Step 2: To start the application, double-click on the CCE.exe file.

Step 3: It then probes the antivirus to initiate a full system scan to identify and remove any existing malicious files.

Step 4: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be prompted with an alert screen.

Step 5: Comodo Cleaning Essentials will remove volperf.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 15 February 2011 at 12:16 am
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Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
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4b58f63b
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Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 5.2.3790.0
built by:
dnsrv_dev(
v-smgum)
5.2.3790.0 United Kingdom N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 14 July 2008 at 12:55 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 9c2c2446d77cbabd
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ad72df33
1dd41541a22c9b24
512473912090bcea
No 5.2.3790.0
built by:
dnsrv_dev(
v-smgum)
5.2.3790.0 United States
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 9c2c2446d77cbabd
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ad72df33
1dd41541a22c9b24
512473912090bcea
No 5.2.3790.0
built by:
dnsrv_dev(
v-smgum)
5.2.3790.0 10.224.1.29/32
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 9c2c2446d77cbabd
ae9be729d8c16145
ad72df33
1dd41541a22c9b24
512473912090bcea
No 5.2.3790.0
built by:
dnsrv_dev(
v-smgum)
5.2.3790.0 United Kingdom
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 9c2c2446d77cbabd
ae9be729d8c16145
ad72df33
1dd41541a22c9b24
512473912090bcea
No 5.2.3790.0
built by:
dnsrv_dev(
v-smgum)
5.2.3790.0 Russian Federation
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