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 18e76b689c0cf24c
f0ca2c9712ff85f3
0cfcc82c
a47875a15d482adf
540ecf9129523f11
Win32.Jeefo.
A
No 4, 7,
1098, 0
4, 7, 0, 0 Brazil N/A
2 ALWIL Software Executable 0906d29c569ade84
2666c36d3da9217e
5fad336c
N/A Virus.Win32.
Virut.q
No 4, 7, 824,
0
4, 7, 0, 0 Australia N/A
3 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
4 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
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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 d2633d9df129e7e3
189242b778d2cde6
748fe61e
36088ba16e85c081
d7bc48725872d540
Yes 4, 7,
1098, 0
4, 7, 0, 0 Internal Submission
2 ALWIL Software Executable c4a675446ea4a3d6
d9a41b857b55c7bb
f4c4bf4e
f7db33782cc655e4
3e1cf4793df5ac91
Yes 4, 8,
1367, 0
4, 8, 0, 0 Ukraine
3 ALWIL Software Executable 3840abf117558e91
259b664f861700d2
cdbc8ac9
1e105120fca89f05
2081d94d8eddd522
Yes 4, 8,
1201, 0
4, 8, 0, 0 Poland
4 ALWIL Software Executable 7b788fca8c807d59
3355cdfce719e0c0
e60b2694
95aa2388ff26e255
e9263dc5c6e531e0
Yes 4, 8,
1356, 0
4, 8, 0, 0 United Kingdom
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