How to Remove “BSSAX.OCX”

What is bssax.ocx?


bssax.ocx is a legitimate process file popularly known as BSS system file. It is associated with third party application software developed by Windows Software Developer. It is located in C:\Program Files by default.

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

Affected Platforms: Windows OS

How to determine if your computer is infected with bssax.ocx malware?

Look out for the these symptoms to check if your PC is infected with bssax.ocx malware:

  • Unstable internet connection
  • bssax.ocx 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 bssax.ocx 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 bssax.ocx malware from system using Comodo Antivirus?

Step 1: Download our award-winning 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: Restart your PC after the installation gets over

Step 5: Wait for Comodo Internet Security to update the antivirus.

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

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

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