How to Remove “HCWEMMON.EXE”

What is HCWemmon.exe?

HCWemmon.exe is a legitimate executable file developed by eMPIA Technology. This process is known as BDA Monitor Application and it belongs to the software BDA Monitor Application. It is commonly stored in C:\Windows. Cybercriminals find a way out to mimic malicious programs in the name of HCWemmon.exe to spread malware infection.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to detect whether your system is affected by HCWemmon.exe ?

Viruses can easily affect and corrupt “.exe” files causing several system malfunctions. Below are the symptoms to check if your system is infected with the malware:

  • Problem during computer startup.
  • Problem during program startup.
  • Errors while running specific functions.
  • Damaged and missing link files.
  • Conflict in the process.
  • Missing or corrupted driver files.
  • Invalid Windows registry.
  • Hardware malfunction.

To further establish the infection of malware, 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 HCWemmon.exe file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Windows  folder, then you should perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware infection.

How does Comodo Antivirus help you to protect your system from HCWemmon.exe malware?

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 30 November 2008 at 1:44 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 eMPIA Technology, Inc. Executable fe8b1402d1ad0362
58dacbdc5fafa06d
51c399cc
6b2b8311a5b8ff88
ee24e4776ab93d86
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 5, 7,
1107, 0
5, 7,
1107, 0
France N/A
2 eMPIA Technology, Inc. Executable 80197ef29127c4a5
a73b77728a0dc44f
5a5712f5
673da1f75a5f7c87
bdec047646c7969e
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.A
No 5, 6,
1215, 0
5, 6,
1215, 0
Germany N/A
3 eMPIA Technology, Inc. Executable fc22ea156e8c71e1
6597ffa509897cb4
7ea246c7
098299324d14ead2
18acbc96b12b71f3
EmailWorm.Wi
n32.Runouce.
BA
No 5, 6,
1215, 0
5, 6,
1215, 0
France N/A
4 eMPIA Technology, Inc. Executable e924faa6a28cee14
474ccd79372f274c
db9e938e
d1896fda74443f00
7561092374ae4b72
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 5, 6,
1215, 0
5, 6,
1215, 0
Germany N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 12 February 2009 at 6:05 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 eMPIA Technology, Inc. Executable 99d996fb63bb32f7
450544d7892738de
accb494f
600f09f6252ba0c5
a79f25cf9908e436
No 5, 6,
1215, 0
5, 6,
1215, 0
United States
2 eMPIA Technology, Inc. Executable 22eb9d785833d4b2
d387c10fb2b496b7
d8fc3865
7cbb201f6cbfe200
c968f9ad0d137359
No 5, 7,
1107, 0
5, 7,
1107, 0
Italy
3 eMPIA Technology, Inc. Executable 22eb9d785833d4b2
d387c10fb2b496b7
d8fc3865
7cbb201f6cbfe200
c968f9ad0d137359
No 5, 7,
1107, 0
5, 7,
1107, 0
10.224.1.55/32
4 eMPIA Technology, Inc. Executable 22eb9d785833d4b2
d387c10fb2b496b7
d8fc3865
7cbb201f6cbfe200
c968f9ad0d137359
No 5, 7,
1107, 0
5, 7,
1107, 0
10.100.130.251/32
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