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Opening Malwarebytes And Dllhost Warning


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Hello,

Firstly, i am using Malwarebytes and Comodo Internet Security together.

Today, when i tried to open the Malwarebytes application, the computer freezes(it is no crash, you can all see the windows system language bar). After pressing ctrl+alt+del, the freezing stops, and i get this message from the Comodo Internet Security application:

DllHost.exe could not be recognized and requests unlimited access to your computer.

COM Surrogate

Unidentified publisher

Security Considerations

The publisher of DllHost.exe has NOT digitally signed their application. Hence the origin of this application should not be trusted. Digital signing helps with verifying the authenticity op applications. If you are unsure, we strongly recommend you press the sandbox button.

What seems to be the problem in here? I have read on the internet that DllHost.exe could be used by malware. Do i have a virus, if not why is this situation happening? And why is DllHost.exe connected with the opening of Malwarebytes?

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Hello gun86, and welcome to Malwarebytes.org

Sorry for not getting to your post earlier.

As we don't deal with malware removal in the General Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware Forum, you need to start a topic in the Malware Removal forum so a qualified helper can help you fix any malware related problems/infections you may have.

You can follow the directions below and someone will assist you with running scans on your system to see if they can detect anything.

Please print out, read and follow the Directions HERE, skipping any steps you are unable to complete. Then post a NEW topic here.

One of the expert helpers there will give you one-on-one assistance when one becomes available.

After posting your new post make sure under options that you select Track this topic and choose one of the Email options so that you're alerted when someone has replied to your post.

Alternatively, as a paying customer, you can contact the help desk at support@malwarebytes.org

Thank you very much.

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