How to Remove “ASHWEBSV.EXE”

What is ashwebsv.exe?

ashwebsv.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as Avast Web Scanner. It belongs to Avast Antivirus and was developed by ALWIL Software. It is commonly stored in C:\Program Files. Malware programmers or cybercriminals write different types of malicious programs and name them as ashwebsv.exe to spread virus.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

Each malware is different and causes unique problems to the system. You will notice one or several of the following symptoms if your system is infected with ashwebsv.exe malware:

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • ashwebsv.exe file is taking more of your CPU memory 
  • System performance is very low
  • Browser is redirected to some strange websites
  • Interference of annoying popup ads
  • Other malwares infiltrate into the system

To further establish the malware infection, take the following steps:

  • Go to Task Manager by pressing the combination of keys ctrl+alt+del
  • Go to the process tab and right-click on the ashwebsv.exe and open the file location

If the file is located outside C:\Program Files, then it is likely that the system is affected with ashwebsv.exe malware.

How to remove ashwebsv.exe malware from system using Comodo Antivirus?

Ideally, replacing the existing ashwebsv.exe file on your computer with a different version procured from the internet is advisable. To remove the file using Comodo's trusted and effective antivirus software, follow the steps below:

Step 1: Download the award-winning Comodo Free Antivirus.

Step 2: Installation configuration frames will be displayed. Select the configuration you would like to apply.

Step 3: Select Customize Configuration option and arrange installers, configuration, and file location.

Step 4: Once the Installation is Finished, restart your PC.

Step 5: It will take some time for the Comodo Internet Security to update the antivirus.

Step 6: Proceed with a quick scan that automatically begins after the update.

Step 7: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be prompted with an alert screen.

Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove ashwebsv.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 06 October 2008 at 2:11 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable d50807e2a0fa6d86
493ae045538e0d42
4aaedc99
87b5cc2fc03e9551
3c8b9e17f6e4a700
Unclassified
Malware
No N/A N/A Internal Submission N/A
2 ALWIL Software Executable 8c9861e54d3f6571
da482ffeaeb1614b
77469651
2a8fb1f4c3254509
6560cfae0c58772a
Virus.Win32.
Sality.d1
No 4, 8,
1169, 0
4, 8, 0, 0 India N/A
3 ALWIL Software Executable 2fa2adcb36f7790a
85572c6a3c544ee8
06f271d1
N/A Virus.Win32.
Virut.q
No 4, 7, 800,
0
4, 7, 0, 0 Australia N/A
4 N/A Executable 09075dd9f9ffd373
9bef6884d5657bdd
2dba7135
8cd34b97327d33f8
0ee1b920e6fcd189
Unclassified
Malware
No N/A N/A Internal Submission N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 04 June 2008 at 3:34 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 ALWIL Software Executable 2a0b25c6ca2b92c8
6776edff12eb99b5
a77dc914
d1c26f6b1aa7ba59
7f435cb136e998d4
Yes 4, 7, 997,
0
4, 7, 0, 0 Internal Submission
2 ALWIL Software Executable e5c5bd3609385635
f16f5762d5f880a4
eacad30e
1cf69c7314c6e1c9
2d8b92e13ff25d5b
No 4, 8,
1287, 0
4, 8, 0, 0 Internal Submission
3 ALWIL Software Executable 57b56b395acaecc8
c35d15450483c776
d8b40aca
d86010c96abadda7
5356834d6113d37d
Yes 4, 8,
1367, 0
4, 8, 0, 0 Internal Submission
4 ALWIL Software Executable 69a69c1881486d30
afa0fd015af1c280
cb3ce338
86acf7955f4db728
80f61d724a97855a
Yes 4, 7,
1098, 0
4, 7, 0, 0 Internal Submission
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