How to Remove “APPLEMOBILEDEVICESERVICE.EXE”

What is AppleMobileDeviceService.exe?

AppleMobileDeviceService.exe is a legitimate process file popularly known as Apple Mobile Device Service. It belongs to Apple Mobile Device Support software developed by Apple Inc. It is located in C:\Program Files by default.

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

Affected Platforms: Windows OS

How to determine if your computer is infected with AppleMobileDeviceService.exe malware?

Look out for these symptoms to check if your PC is infected with AppleMobileDeviceService.exe malware:

  • Unstable internet connection
  • AppleMobileDeviceService.exe 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 AppleMobileDeviceService.exe 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 the applemobiledeviceservice.exe file from system?

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 22 July 2011 at 9:24 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Apple Inc. Executable 3d802054134ef3e9
90b53126aee74aea
a342149f
0fd31f71236b8be8
963b0c53b7e40263
Unclassified
Malware
No 17.374.70.
8
3.3.0.0 Indonesia N/A
2 Apple Inc. Executable e442cbb47b55c2c6
38286b671decc453
0331a69e
aa0359c2190e820c
1978367c4cd35a1c
TrojWare.Win
32.Patched.H
N
No 2.50.39.0 2.50.39.0 Mexico N/A
3 Apple Inc. Executable 1a55d505d66eec7b
6b32163231e226ef
37e5f255
1caf067b0e40a741
7348f41db127af4d
TrojWare.Win
32.Patched.H
N
No 17.66.0.47 3.3.0.0 Italy N/A
4 Apple Inc. Executable fa28c56b39bb0592
363289e208fe1c4e
4006e45d
a8ff1bcb5880047e
76d6f07e394c81c0
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 17.96.2.2 3.3.0.0 5.108.117.74/32 N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 15 June 2008 at 12:05 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Apple Inc. Executable 2ad9e7170e63d16e
144da3275b168d1b
2a3e2b2a
a5e8eb3b4244358f
62dadf769db59567
Yes 17.374.913
.1
3.3.0.0 United States
2 Apple Inc. Executable c85c9638702b5f66
42ef7031b245e869
25d47a5f
a5299d04ed225d64
cf07a568a3e1bf8c
Yes 17.96.0.8 3.3.0.0 United Kingdom
3 Apple Inc. Executable b3e1eb87fc87e9ea
2b940c0053e733d3
c96a2647
2bda4a9480b550fc
ca6d29c22ca54c0d
Yes 2.1.29.0 2.1.29.0 United States
4 Apple Inc. Executable c85c9638702b5f66
42ef7031b245e869
25d47a5f
a5299d04ed225d64
cf07a568a3e1bf8c
Yes 17.96.0.8 3.3.0.0 India
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