How to Remove “vpc32.exe”

What is vpc32.exe?

vpc32.exe is a legitimate executable file developed by Symantec Corporation. This process is known as Symantec Antivirus and it belongs to Symantec Antivirus. It is commonly stored in C:\Program Files. 

Cybercriminals find a way out to mimic malicious programs in the name of vpc32.exe to spread malware infection.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to detect whether your system is affected by vpc32.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 start-up.
  • Problem during program start-up.
  • 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 vpc32.exe file and open its location.

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

How does Comodo Antivirus help you to protect your system from vpc32.exe malware?

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Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove vpc32.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 02 April 2010 at 1:46 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Symantec Corporation Executable d73047625b6e22ad
f03dea81737f6197
10ff3e23
766027649579d00a
65c4f24f18821232
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 10.1.7.700
0
10.1.7.700
0
Pakistan N/A
2 Symantec Corporation Executable cbea6f388431a6dc
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aedf137d
fdee6aa4b30be76d
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Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 9.0.0.338 9.0.0.338 Singapore N/A
3 Symantec Corporation Executable 43038d18e96ab8c9
6d1d289ebb1312ee
3bc4a68d
8f0683a0ee99ec7a
8a2559e80d393dde
Worm.Win32.G
ael.A
No 9.0.0.338 9.0.0.338 United States N/A
4 Symantec Corporation Executable 4a17bca3c5a92754
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de9835872071757e
12134f3b08f5afbf
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 8.1.1.314 8.1.1.314 Vietnam N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 04 June 2008 at 8:11 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Symantec Corporation Executable c71ccf2c0e5019a4
696de6d92a166321
7b064b7e
11035b0980d1d45d
6265bb4e6d7819aa
Yes 9.0.3.1000 9.0.3.1000 United States
2 Symantec Corporation Executable dbd45cbbb87959ba
106af3a81299839b
8fde68c5
81128a92acd56a13
e45d2252a3fb0637
Yes 10.1.5.500
0
10.1.5.500
0
China
3 N/A Executable b43fd3ef241236bb
9632363bb38db5e3
fb00ea96
c90ea4c702db1d43
9db55ffecd0188d4
No N/A N/A Brazil
4 Symantec Corporation Executable 33355bc5039e5fff
0044fe357f761983
d2c04e62
0e6560c223e8b5bd
0c1466827a3118a6
No 7.61.00.94
1
7.61.00.94
1
United States
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