How to Remove “zclientm.exe”

What is zclientm.exe?

zclientm.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as Zone Datafile. It belongs to Zone.com and was developed by Microsoft Corporation. It is commonly stored in C:\Program Files.

Malware programmers or cybercriminals write different types of malicious programs and name them as zclientm.exe to spread virus.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

Each malware is different and causes unique problems to the system. You will notice one or several of the following symptoms if your system is infected with zclientm.exe malware:

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • zclientm.exe file is taking more of your CPU memory 
  • System performance is very low
  • Browser is redirected to some strange websites
  • Interference of annoying popup ads
  • Other malwares infiltrate into the system
To further establish the malware infection, 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 zclientm.exe and open the file location

If the file is located outside C:\Program Files, then it is likely that the system is affected with zclientm.exe malware.

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

Ideally, replacing the existing zclientm.exe file on your computer with a different version procured from the internet is advisable. To remove the file using Comodo's trusted and effective antivirus software, follow the steps below:

Step 1: Download the award-winning Comodo Free Antivirus.

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

Step 3: Select Customize Configuration option and arrange installers, configuration, and file location.

Step 4: Once the Installation is Finished, 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 zclientm.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 14 June 2008 at 7:08 am
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Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable c1240ca2097d081d
ddcdb1ce6a7c9bee
badcf074
N/A Virus.Win32.
Virut.q
No 1.2.626.1 1.2.626.1 Taiwan N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable f5bc937af86239d7
89b25747e025dc59
c55456bf
883b14281d3a0f33
a0954fbbcc248cfd
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 1.2.626.1 1.2.626.1 United Kingdom N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 0b1732f5d007e5b1
a14ffe9165c0e01e
6a9dfc4a
0ae73ceaea1f59cd
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Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 1.2.626.1 1.2.626.1 Poland N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable e396cd26eb0ebfe0
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66df74d9
eaa51fec466e04ab
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Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 1.2.626.1 1.2.626.1 Turkey N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 26 June 2008 at 4:05 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 9237e4b4c3729de0
a5e312e6bafc3c07
ae82c688
1e6e03e0034ec705
ba7efb6d21562fe0
No 1.2.626.1 1.2.626.1 Internal Submission
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 1242e4b098a025df
1523e120b4347cf7
45b9a54f
efabf744c5f37ce6
1b0abb74dbd5684c
No 1.2.626.1 1.2.626.1 Italy
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable d7fd28e92a68b955
9baadaf115981af1
7b205f43
5ac6cd4642fc24dc
829bf5025a557efb
No 1.2.626.1 1.2.626.1 10.108.51.140/32
4 Корпорация Майкрософт Executable 5bc5b3eef25bdb9a
5fc7e15973d2d26e
12097a92
1b2ed9659aefc057
33262a2a1bdc117c
No 1.2.626.1 1.2.626.1 10.100.130.247/32
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