How to Remove “ASMonitor.exe”

What is ASMonitor.exe?

ASMonitor.exe is a legitimate file process developed by AOL. It is associated with software Active Security Monitor. You can locate the file in C:\Program Files. The virus is created by malware authors and are named them after ASMonitor.exe.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to check if your computer is infected with ASMonitor.exe malware?

Keep an eye for the following symptoms to check if your PC is infected with ASMonitor.exe malware:

  • Unstable internet connection
  • Browser redirects to unwanted websites
  • PC performance slows down
  • Browser is bombarded with hordes of popup ads
  • System screen freezes repeatedly

If you find any of the above mentioned symptoms, take the following steps to be sure about the malware infection:

1) Press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.

2) Go to the process tab and right-click on the ASMonitor.exe file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Program Files, then you should take measures to get rid of the malware.

How to remove ASMonitor.exe malware from system with Comodo Cleaning Essentials?

Comodo Cleaning Essentials (CCE) incorporates antivirus software with unique features like auto-sandboxing to identify and obstruct every suspicious process running on an endpoint with a single click. To remove malwares using ASMonitor.exe, follow the steps mentioned below:

Step 1: Download the CCE suite.

Step 2: To start the application, double-click on the CCE.exe file.

Step 3: It then probes the antivirus to initiate a full system scan to identify and remove any existing malicious files.

Step 4: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be prompted with an alert screen.

Step 5: Comodo Cleaning Essentials will remove ASMonitor.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 13 January 2009 at 12:37 pm
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Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 2ef7d49d7d0678ee
8db8427045ef13c2
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9dcbd4f9eb5acd4f
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Unclassified
Malware
No 3.0.0.1 3.0.0.0 Germany N/A
2 N/A Executable f489fe972e3b9c1a
83b3d3ad0e5d00c8
189d12b2
4ca3364c68d23efa
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Unclassified
Malware
No 3.0.0.1 3.0.0.0 103.3.222.167/32 N/A
3 N/A Executable 7ae08b0169edeba5
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f5770197ca107569
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Unclassified
Malware
No 3.0.0.1 3.0.0.0 Nepal N/A
4 N/A Executable 5b9a547f71fd78da
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4187e363
0dd4f2f057a86149
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Virus.Win32.
Virut.q
No 3.0.0.0 3.0.0.0 176.241.106.172/32 N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 13 May 2010 at 11:02 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 AOL LLC Executable faa3e7af16f19c55
5856b56b3166b4be
6befecc2
c2f01fdc56ee6054
318019924d7ed13d
No N/A 1.0.0.278 Czech Republic
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