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: 19 March 2011 at 6:25 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 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
2 Agere Systems Executable 360487d5f67e1836
ecddd29e3b9254dd
0da2b79e
1bf06bcfa4b74d0d
58235205901e11a0
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 2.1.32
2.1.32
07/25/2003
11:22:37
2.1.32
2.1.32
07/25/2003
11:22:37
Brazil N/A
3 Agere Systems Executable c6508a9e3c610f46
f9f105ca79ce060b
0b86a683
8d5d9a6055ac7877
83b0029f08875362
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
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
Kenya N/A
4 Agere Systems Executable 7389ea1c8223af1e
e22f4ccb8ec79760
693e3d5b
1496d91358baa265
071e3cfcab5e98e1
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 2.1.23
2.1.23
01/22/2003
17:47:39
2.1.23
2.1.23
01/22/2003
17:47:39
Brazil N/A
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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 c4330dcb2d22420d
c67a20132835c93d
6ed80c5f
cc094f577a3273d0
ea06f5f6cdb1e9e1
No 2.1.34
2.1.34
09/23/2003
17:06:56
2.1.34
2.1.34
09/23/2003
17:06:56
United States
2 Agere Systems Executable 680c1060cc04a58d
d814ec72f2ee4d27
5fa4cd95
e7be65bf79906aeb
c698e077d53f6a1c
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
United States
3 Agere Systems Executable 01e063e93649ec1e
a6adc929f1c1cfeb
21e1cb9a
d4977e5b6b3bf4da
a1f35d6ee44da80f
No 2.1.20
2.1.20
10/18/2002
10:07:17
2.1.20
2.1.20
10/18/2002
10:07:17
United States
4 Agere Systems Executable 3b8d40810aeb536f
a8be46bf2eca0dc2
872120b2
32f801e868bd2006
911d49128cdd6312
No 2.1.38
2.1.38
02/20/2004
15:00:27
2.1.38
2.1.38
02/20/2004
15:00:27
United States
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