How to Remove “AHAWKE.dll”

What is AHAWKE.dll ?

The file named AHAWKE.dll is developed by AhnLab Incorporation. It was specifically designed for the Windows operating system platform. The latest known version of the file is 4.0.0.8 and it is a non-system application. The DLL program is prone to malware threats and may be targeted by virus developers because it has access to registry files.

AHAWKE.dll is located in C:\Program Files\ahnlab\v3lite30\ahawke.dll. The total file size is 104.5 kilobytes. The file is digitally verified and signed by Verisign. It has a relatively low threat level at 1 because of the support rendered by the original developer. The program is found on Windows Vista, 7, 8 and 10. It has received frequent security fixes from the developer throughout the years.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to check if your computer is infected with AHAWKE.dll 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 AHAWKE.dll malware:

  • ​Internet connection fluctuates
  • AHAWKE.dll 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 AHAWKE.dll and open the file location

If the file is located outside C:\Windows\System32, then it is likely that the system is affected with AHAWKE.dll malware.

How to remove AHAWKE.dll malware from system using Comodo Antivirus?

Ideally, replacing the existing AHAWKE.dll 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 AHAWKE.dll malware from your computer including all other malwares!

 

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First Seen: 12 July 2009 at 5:51 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
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1 AhnLab, Inc. Executable 79715b834baa2375
09f06b05f7e991d6
8c138fea
4399c1ba80ac7f00
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Yes 4, 0, 0,
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4, 0, 0, 0 10.108.52.92/32
2 AhnLab, Inc. Executable 79715b834baa2375
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8c138fea
4399c1ba80ac7f00
f7b09bc864d77028
Yes 4, 0, 0,
125
4, 0, 0, 0 198.20.167.84/32
3 AhnLab, Inc. Executable 67442fb819ec74a3
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0cf0c4ee
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Yes 4, 0, 0,
119
4, 0, 0, 0 United States
4 AhnLab, Inc. Executable 1ec25b36e4b9c3b5
e0784f4e8f02e985
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Yes 4, 6, 0, 1 4, 0, 0, 0 United States
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