How to Remove “WMDrive.sys”

What is WMDrive.sys?


WMDrive.sys is a legitimate process file popularly known as WinMount Driver. It is associated with software WinMount Driver developed by WinMount International. It is located in C:\Program Files by default.

Malware programmers write virus files with malicious scripts and save them as WMDrive.sys with an intention to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platforms: Windows OS

How to determine if your computer is infected with WMDrive.sys malware?

Look out for the these symptoms to check if your PC is infected with WMDrive.sys malware:

  • Unstable internet connection
  • WMDrive.sys occupies extra CPU space
  • PC processing speed slows down
  • Browser often redirects to irrelevant websites
  • Browser is bombarded with hordes of popup ads
  • Computer screen freezes repeatedly


Take the following steps to diagnose your PC for possible WMDrive.sys malware attack:

Step 1: Simultaneously press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.

Step 2: If you notice the file located outside C:\Program Files perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

How to remove WMDrive.sys malware from system using Comodo Antivirus?

Step 1: Download our award-winning 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: Restart your PC after the installation gets over

Step 5: Wait for Comodo Internet Security to update the antivirus.

Step 6: Proceed with the quick scan that automatically begins after the update.

Step 7: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be notified through an alert screen.

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

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Malware Entries

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First Seen: 06 March 2009 at 7:28 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
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1 WinMount International Inc Executable 80fb89b4d06289fd
013604cc142461ea
787b3e9b
5a2bc9e8d8a931b7
e58d1dc2a32ba05c
Yes 3.2 built
by: WinDDK
3.2 China
2 WinMount International Inc Executable d72457a0b8244430
e34346b0b267045d
69b31a25
54c486dd8fb2c121
22d41542832b9e5e
Yes 6.0.6001.1
8000 built
by: WinDDK
6.0.6001.1
8000
Germany
3 WinMount International Inc Executable 10eef7309c79d345
3219cd57302fef1e
6e0c7c34
eafcb25d7d44ec24
5dcdcbed41cf4213
Yes 3.4 built
by: WinDDK
3.4.181.22
4
Internal Submission
4 WinMount International Inc Executable 1926508a4cd2bf42
042a6346d8807755
d4db4cf7
7b8c8244274817c3
82303895a339e43a
Yes 3.4 built
by: WinDDK
3.4.0712 198.20.167.84/32
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