How to Remove “AhnUpGS.dll”

What is AhnUpGS.dll ?

The file named AhnUpGS.dll is developed by AhnLabs Incorporation. The file is digitally verified and signed by the company. It carries a valid signature from VeriSign and is safe to work with. The program receives proper security updates from its developer and is relatively risk free. The latest version available is 5.3 and the product which uses the program is Hack Shield. 

AhnUpGS.dll is located in C:\Program Files\elsword\data\hshield\ahnupgs.dll. The total size of the file is 187.8 kilobytes. The program is a non-system process which can be disabled when not in use or if found to be causing trouble to the system’s performance. DLL errors may include this file and if so, remove it by following the steps below.

Affected Platforms: Windows OS

Look out for the these symptoms to check if your PC is infected with AhnUpGS.dll malware:
  • Unstable internet connection
  • AhnUpGS.dll  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 AhnUpGS.dll  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.are attack:

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

Step 1: Download our 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: 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 AhnUpGS.dll malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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