How to Remove “AcHelp.exe”

What is AcHelp.exe?

AcHelp.exe is a legitimate process file popularly known as AcHelp Module. It is associated with AcHelp Module developed by Unknown. It is located in C:\Program files by default.

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

Affected Platforms: Windows OS

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

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

  • Unstable internet connection
  • AcHelp.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 AcHelp.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.

How to remove AcHelp.exe malware from system using Comodo Antivirus?

Step 1: Download our award-winning 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 AcHelp.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 26 July 2008 at 2:33 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Autodesk Inc. Executable 08e2124edbc065e3
bb77a42ec68bf81f
b291749e
9d661d680231fc74
228802c38993801d
P2PWorm.Win3
2.Bacteraloh
.h
No 18.0.55.0.
0
18.0.55.0.
0
Russian Federation N/A
2 Autodesk Inc. Executable 9cb0529ad1dd45a5
576519b136d5b5d4
6b48ae7b
c5c7d61bcac1808b
5060b95d36da301b
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 17.0.54.0 17.0.54.0 Palestinian Territory, Occupied N/A
3 Autodesk Inc. Executable b03938f8407226d7
4eac32a138915fe0
bb11e80b
e28517872080910e
3666e0a146d37884
TrojWare.Win
32.Patched.P
Yes 17.2.56.0 17.2.56.0 Brazil N/A
4 N/A Executable 43f84f440ad944ba
14243f7eb72b307b
88572c15
5bb901c889ea06cc
0e969c413698a514
TrojWare.Win
32.TrojanDro
pper.Binder.
v
No N/A N/A Bulgaria N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 04 June 2008 at 7:24 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Autodesk Inc. Executable 51fe26fb313e9d3a
454da297989e9dca
2a4b6f10
157ed82980c3a4a0
09b917be85ce753e
Yes 18.0.55.0.
0
18.0.55.0.
0
Canada
2 Autodesk Inc. Executable 51fe26fb313e9d3a
454da297989e9dca
2a4b6f10
157ed82980c3a4a0
09b917be85ce753e
Yes 18.0.55.0.
0
18.0.55.0.
0
Italy
3 Autodesk Inc. Executable 51fe26fb313e9d3a
454da297989e9dca
2a4b6f10
157ed82980c3a4a0
09b917be85ce753e
Yes 18.0.55.0.
0
18.0.55.0.
0
India
4 Autodesk Inc. Executable 35feeed665a1131f
f180b09eaf291796
193d7ceb
61d353eab57f8ba4
2de9208e35aa74ad
Yes 17.0.54.0 17.0.54.0 10.224.1.65/32
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