How to Remove “agent.dll”

What is agent.dll?

agent.dll is a legitimate executable file developed by Microsoft Corporation. This process is known as agent.dll and it belongs to the Windows operting system software. It is commonly stored in C:\Windows\System32. Cybercriminals find a way out to mimic malicious programs in the name of agent.dll to spread malware infection.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to detect whether your system is affected by agent.dll ?

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 agent.dll file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Windows\System32\ 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 agent.dll malware?

Comodo Antivirus protects your system from malware attacks and also removes any existing infections. Following are the steps to effectively purge out the agent.dll malware from your system.

Step 1: Download and install Comodo 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.

Step 5: Wait until the Comodo Internet Security updates the antivirus.

Step 6: Initiate a quick scan that instantly begins after the update.

Step 7: If the system is infected with agent.dll malware or any other threats, you will be prompted with an alert screen upon scanning.

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

2

Malware Entries

First Seen: 17 August 2008 at 4:06 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 9b19ec3378ecc11a
55d846ca5d08b601
bb364642
9b571aad8864a480
37819035d2e28baa
Unclassified
Malware
No N/A N/A United States N/A
2 N/A Executable 9b19ec3378ecc11a
55d846ca5d08b601
bb364642
9b571aad8864a480
37819035d2e28baa
Unclassified
Malware
No N/A N/A Internal Submission N/A
Display 4 items per page
  • 4 items per page
  • 8 items per page
  • 16 items per page
  • 32 items per page
39

Safe Entries

First Seen: 03 September 2008 at 7:30 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 McAfee, Inc. Executable 9d2238a3dde45d1f
6230008741ebfc09
d30d01ed
d237c6ba438bf9da
cfa5417bea29b091
No 3.5.5.438 N/A 198.20.167.84/32
2 McAfee, Inc. Executable 65883812af2f6cf7
347840767ce05af7
f74faefd
b9f159848fb85d62
048ad6687db40cbc
Yes 3.6.0.603 N/A 198.20.167.84/32
3 N/A Executable 76eb634814c66d41
7df152a5f93e4ea6
3428b976
N/A No N/A N/A 198.20.167.84/32
4 N/A Executable 04265fb95f3a347f
85bdbfcea071c00c
1bbb0868
6f58d1556811d362
4c853f0cb298f66c
No N/A N/A 10.0.17.146/32
Display 4 items per page
  • 4 items per page
  • 8 items per page
  • 16 items per page
  • 32 items per page
 
Exclusive Offer
Get Free Endpoint Protection
Get Advanced
Endpoint
Protection

Award-Winning Security to Protect Your Clients from Cyber Attacks

Comodo Internet Security Pro

Free Antivirus protection from hackers! Get the ultimate Antivirus solution to keep your PC clean and to remove viruses from a slow or infected PC. Improve the PC performance at home or use it on-the-go!

Get Comodo Internet Security Comodo Internet Security