Dispci.exe (Bad Rabbit Ransomware) File Removal

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This page aims to help you remove Dispci.exe (Bad Rabbit ransomware) File. Our removal instructions work for every version of Windows.

Dispci.exe is a part of the ransomware outbreak currently known as Bad Rabbit ransomware. If you have this file in your windows drive then please proceed. If not consider creating a file with that exact name (Dispci.exe) to stop the ransomware from executing.

Sadly, nowadays there are countless malicious programs around the world. What happens is that cyber-criminals all around the globe introduce their latest virus creations. To be really precise, the biggest share of all malware infections ever caused belongs to the group of the Trojans. In the article below we are going to discuss a specific Trojan version, Dispci.exe, as well as the general characteristics of this malware group.

But, what makes Trojans so horrible? To start with, these viruses could really be extremely diverse. They might be programmed to do anything to your system. Below we have tried to discuss all the possible negative purposes Trojans may be exploited for. Secondly, these malware family members may get distributed in a variety of ways and you can never be sure or safe as everything on the Internet that you use or visit might be infected. What’s even worse, the infections caused by Trojans may not reveal themselves, at least not until they have finished with their various tasks, and nothing suspicious might be going on with your PC so as to unveil them.

How could such different viruses be members of one and the same group?

These viruses have more in common than they seem to. The manner in which they can infect your system, whatever their source is, is normally one and the same – they do that instantly and stealthily. In the general case they don’t have to trick you into installing them, they self-install themselves. What’s more, the way they normally function is also the same – silently, without giving out any signs of their harmful actions. You may have been infected for months before realizing that.

Dispci.exe (Bad Rabbit Ransomware) File Removal


Dispci.exe (Bad Rabbit Ransomware) File Removal

Some of the steps will likely require you to exit the page. Bookmark it for later reference.

Reboot in Safe Mode (use this guide if you don’t know how to do it).

Dispci.exe (Bad Rabbit Ransomware) File Removal


Press CTRL + SHIFT + ESC at the same time and go to the Processes Tab. Try to determine which processes are dangerous.

Dispci.exe (Bad Rabbit Ransomware) File Removal

Right click on each of them and select Open File Location. Then scan the files with our free online virus scanner:

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Dispci.exe (Bad Rabbit Ransomware) File RemovalMaldet

After you open their folder, end the processes that are infected, then delete their folders. 

Note: If you are sure something is part of the infection – delete it, even if the scanner doesn’t flag it. No anti-virus program can detect all infections.

Dispci.exe (Bad Rabbit Ransomware) File Removal

Hold together the Start Key and R. Type appwiz.cpl –> OK.

Dispci.exe (Bad Rabbit Ransomware) File Removal

You are now in the Control Panel. Look for suspicious entries. Uninstall it/them. If you see a screen like this when you click Uninstall, choose NO:

Dispci.exe (Bad Rabbit Ransomware) File Removal

Dispci.exe (Bad Rabbit Ransomware) File Removal

Type msconfig in the search field and hit enter. A window will pop-up:

Dispci.exe (Bad Rabbit Ransomware) File Removal

Startup —> Uncheck entries that have “Unknown” as Manufacturer or otherwise look suspicious.

  • Remember this step – if you have reason to believe a bigger threat (like ransomware) is on your PC, check everything here.

Hold the Start Key and R –  copy + paste the following and click OK:

notepad %windir%/system32/Drivers/etc/hosts

A new file will open. If you are hacked, there will be a bunch of other IPs connected to you at the bottom. Look at the image below:

Dispci.exe (Bad Rabbit Ransomware) File Removal

If there are suspicious IPs below “Localhost” – write to us in the comments.

Dispci.exe (Bad Rabbit Ransomware) File Removal

Type Regedit in the windows search field and press Enter.

Once inside, press CTRL and F together and type the virus’s Name. Right click and delete any entries you find with a similar name. If they don’t show up this way, go manually to these directories and delete/uninstall them:

  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER—-Software—–Random Directory. It could be any one of them – ask us if you can’t discern which ones are malicious.
    HKEY_CURRENT_USER—-Software—Microsoft—-Windows—CurrentVersion—Run– Random
    HKEY_CURRENT_USER—-Software—Microsoft—Internet Explorer—-Main—- Random

If the guide didn’t help you, download the anti-virus program we recommended or ask us in the comments for guidance!

A way to get rid of Dispci.exe:

This is our Removal Guide, a set of instructions especially designed to aid the victims o this Trojan in removing the malicious infection from their devices.

Where and how you may come across Dispci.exe File (or any other similar virus):

Like it or not, the facts show that Trojans may be inside nearly everything you can find on the Internet. There is no safe place, that’s why you have to be particularly careful while surfing the Internet. You never know where danger resides. Despite that, we have managed to form a list of the things that are most likely to be Trojan horse sources:

  • Don’t trust any spam letters or any suspicious emails: Very often Trojans could be found as components of spam letters or letters from your Inbox that come from unrecognized senders. What is even more frightening about this possibility is that in such a case Dispci.exe File will not be alone, it will be together with a version of Ransomware. The ransom-demanding malware is particularly horrible as it blocks essential data on your computer and you have to pay in order to access your files again.
  • Be cautious, especially when you see strange update requests on your screen: Oftentimes such malware may come from clicking on a non-genuine update notification, made to look like the original system-produced ones. Check for updates manually as often as you can.
  • Be picky, especially when it comes to free software, torrents, shady web pages: Oftentimes viruses are built in web pages and all you need to do to get contaminated is to visit such a web page, to download or open a torrent; or to install free content from them. We recommend that you always do a little research and check which websites could be considered trustworthy and only after that – open them.
  • Pop-up advertisements may be harmless in general, however, at times they might lead to serious issues: The online ads you regularly see are usually nothing to worry about. They are the tools of a standard marketing practice. Still, the ones broadcast by malware-spreading websites may be more than difficult to close and as soon as they have been clicked on, they might lead to web locations full of malware. Don’t load any ads and avoid clicking on them.

What is Dispci.exe File likely to do to your PC and to you individually?

The consequences of Dispci.exe File could vary: from system resource draining to many types of crimes like identity theft and robbery. Trojans can be exploited as a means for taking over your personal computer remotely and stealing data about you personally or about the company you work for. You could get spied on all throughout your day; each single keystroke of yours may be recorded, and all your account credentials may be stolen. These are only a few of all the malicious effects Dispci.exe File could have, though, they are the most serious ones. 

Name Dispci.exe
Type Trojan
Danger Level High (Trojans are often used as a backdoor for Ransomware)
Symptoms The dangerous part is that no real symptoms are ever present in the case of such infections.
Distribution Method Via spam in any form; emails mainly; via malicious ads and fake update requests; via infected web pages and torrents.
Detection Tool

Keep in mind, SpyHunter’s malware detection tool is free. To remove the infection, you’ll need to purchase the full version.
More information about SpyHunter and steps to uninstall.


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