How to Remove “ASHMAISV.EXE”

What is Ashmaisv.exe? 

Ashmaisv.exe is a legitimate file process developed by ALWIL Software. This process is known as Avast Email Scanner Service and it belongs to Avast Antivirus. You can locate the file in C:\Program Files. The virus is created by malware authors and is named after Ashmaisv.exe file.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

  • Keep an eye for the following symptoms to check if your PC is infected with Ashmaisv.exe malware:
  • Unstable internet connection
  • Browser redirects to unwanted websites
  • PC performance slows down
  • Browser is bombarded with hordes of popup ads
  • System screen freezes repeatedly

If you find any of the above mentioned symptoms, take the following steps to be sure about the malware infection:

  • Press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.
  • Go to the process tab and right-click on the Ashmaisv.exe file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Program Files, then you should take measures to get rid of the malware.

How to remove Ashmaisv.exe  malware from system with Comodo Cleaning Essentials?

Comodo Cleaning Essentials (CCE) incorporates antivirus software with unique features like auto-sandboxing to identify and obstruct every suspicious process running on an endpoint with a single click. To remove Ashmaisv.exe malware using CCE, follow the steps mentioned below:

Step 1: Download the CCE suite.

Step 2: To start the application, double-click on the CCE.exe file.

Step 3: It then probes the antivirus to initiate a full system scan to identify and remove any existing malicious files.

Step 4: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be prompted with an alert screen.

Step 5: Comodo Cleaning Essentials will remove Ashmaisv.exe  malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 02 October 2008 at 2:56 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 ALWIL Software Executable 0906d29c569ade84
2666c36d3da9217e
5fad336c
N/A Virus.Win32.
Virut.q
No 4, 7, 824,
0
4, 7, 0, 0 Australia N/A
2 ALWIL Software Executable ec43f72c598b28c2
c3cef1249dbcb219
842fde19
4788954d44b87a02
14fe16868406e498
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No 4, 7, 844,
0
4, 7, 0, 0 197.251.161.111/32 N/A
3 ALWIL Software Executable eefca1d6739f49dc
27b05015263fb9ec
fd0337f8
3f65d5b454ebb331
916b3c55c170f884
Worm.Win32.G
ael.A
No 4, 8,
1367, 0
4, 8, 0, 0 Russian Federation N/A
4 ALWIL Software Executable 0cd23df2433e442f
c6616aea69732a20
dbb01e34
a21061f95e34dca8
584dbe136a7f4abc
Win32.Jeefo.
A
No 4, 7, 936,
0
4, 7, 0, 0 Russian Federation N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 04 June 2008 at 4:33 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 ALWIL Software Executable 3840abf117558e91
259b664f861700d2
cdbc8ac9
1e105120fca89f05
2081d94d8eddd522
Yes 4, 8,
1201, 0
4, 8, 0, 0 Pakistan
2 ALWIL Software Executable f95c39a21c8c8989
fd84464bd9630c86
5614be81
f09461c8eccace33
c271cc229f11e281
Yes 4, 8,
1335, 0
4, 8, 0, 0 Palestinian Territory, Occupied
3 ALWIL Software Executable 3840abf117558e91
259b664f861700d2
cdbc8ac9
1e105120fca89f05
2081d94d8eddd522
Yes 4, 8,
1201, 0
4, 8, 0, 0 Egypt
4 ALWIL Software Executable e44d6fba509ad5d8
6755c75e5a9a89bb
8d7af280
b902b27e5cf14117
319e38fd91477ef9
No 4, 8,
1287, 0
4, 8, 0, 0 Belarus
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