How to Remove “AGRSMMSG.exe”

What is AGRSMMSG.exe?

AGRSMMSG.exe is a legitimate process file popularly known as SoftModem Messaging Applet. It is associated with software Agere SoftModem Messaging Applet developed by Agere Systems. The application is located in C:\Program Files by default.

Malware authors write virus files with malicious scripts and save them as AGRSMMSG.exe with an intention to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platforms: Windows OS

How to determine if your computer is infected with AGRSMMSG.exe malware?

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

  • Unstable internet connection
  • AGRSMMSG.exe 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 AGRSMMSG.exe 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.

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 26 November 2011 at 10:52 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Agere Systems Executable 2446181c7566cada
3586340ea8d20205
ba244ff5
a8db35b9140ae169
13b4c7aaed309b58
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 2.1.63
2.1.63
12/12/2005
14:50:01
2.1.63
2.1.63
12/12/2005
14:50:01
Brazil N/A
2 Agere Systems Executable 3a227ff16b60bb72
8e7edacae840a178
49640fd0
3feab3dfc6b90b3f
06e5c2c2470ca5ec
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 2.1.51
2.1.51
03/04/2005
12:01:54
2.1.51
2.1.51
03/04/2005
12:01:54
Brazil N/A
3 Agere Systems Executable 532290eaa05b76ce
50c80720c61aab1e
c1717423
dd1c6d8427812391
ef2911641cf804cf
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 2.1.31
2.1.31
06/27/2003
08:53:31
2.1.31
2.1.31
06/27/2003
08:53:31
Brazil N/A
4 Agere Systems Executable 0b7ba5ec0d88a29e
c3cd8c38ef97df0f
a5b8e398
81cc58d92de77587
563060103912b7a0
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 2.1.51
2.1.51
03/04/2005
12:01:54
2.1.51
2.1.51
03/04/2005
12:01:54
Brazil N/A
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30

Safe Entries

First Seen: 03 June 2008 at 9:01 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Agere Systems Executable fabc2701495cd633
6fb75d364bc3fa5d
ac515883
49afb312e200af36
5ee0ad1acf408c90
No 2.1.41.10
2.1.41.10
06/29/2004
09:06:35
2.1.41.10
2.1.41.10
06/29/2004
09:06:35
Thailand
2 Agere Systems Executable ad54674e9dae66ae
968f4e8bd7f739ae
c0e9ae09
a7de471b5403dbf8
afa4138a92b8012f
No 2.1.36
2.1.36
11/19/2003
15:41:01
2.1.36
2.1.36
11/19/2003
15:41:01
10.224.1.61/32
3 Agere Systems Executable 80343b8071ccd435
792e38a1433ac75e
53be0cfd
c1c7788f6aef65c4
08683f741996c5e0
No 2.1.18
2.1.18
09/11/2002
17:23:56
2.1.18
2.1.18
09/11/2002
17:23:56
Internal Submission
4 Agere Systems Executable 3ad5cb1881aa2ae3
92558cc9dc3c283d
02527eaa
f7b737e2af9e5c14
459c659ecd6c4ed5
No 2.1.41
2.1.41
06/07/2004
10:15:45
2.1.41
2.1.41
06/07/2004
10:15:45
Internal Submission
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