How to Remove “Acrobat.exe”

What is Acrobat.exe?

Acrobat.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as Portable Document Format. It belongs to software Adobe Acrobat Reader and is developed by Adobe Systems. It is commonly stored in C:\Program Files. The malware programmers or cyber criminals write different types of malicious programs and name it as Acrobat.exe to damage the software and hardware.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

Malicious authors try to infect the systems with different types of malicious programs. Each form of malicious software is designed to infect the system that creates different issues and impact on the system. One can notice the following changes once the system is infected with Acrobat.exe malware

  • If the internet connection fluctuation is high 
  • If the Acrobat.exe file is taking more of your CPU memory 
  • If the system performance is very low
  • If the system is redirected to some strange websites 
  • If the system is getting some annoying popup ads 
  • If the system freezes quiet often
  • If it invites other malware to infect and damage the system and exploits the same to collect the user private informaton

When one of these happens then you can be sure that your system is infected with setup.exe  malware. To confirm that go to task manager by pressing the combination of keys ctrl+alt+del and go to the process tab and right click on the Acrobat.exe  and open the location, if the location is subfolder C:\Program Files files then the system is not affected by Acrobat.exe , if the location is somewhere else then the system is affected by Acrobat.exe malware.

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

Step 1: Download the award-winning Free Comodo Antivirus.

Step 2: Installation configuration frames will be displayed. Select the configuration you would like to apply.

Step 3: After network detection is complete, press “Close” button for a scan window.

Step 4: Restart your PC.

Step 5: It will take some time for the Comodo Internet Security to update the antivirus.

Step 6: Proceed with a quick scan that automatically begins after the update.

Step 7: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be prompted with an alert screen.

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 25 July 2018 at 11:01 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 4264e94ec9227248
1f854c1ddd801a8d
eb208276
bb7d5a95107a716b
4744dc9c5a144635
Unclassified
Malware
No 3.01
(win7sp1_l
dr.180908-
0600)
6.1.7601.2
4260
United States N/A
2 N/A Executable d5b89c2ed464cdbb
8705741a3e56deaf
e0da40fe
a968518d7be8d41c
479b16b8301563e5
Backdoor.Win
32.DarkKomet
.GH
No N/A N/A Thailand N/A
3 Adobe Systems Incorporated Executable 6107d5024ab8ea2e
16e91779ba357c39
9a5aa4ce
4e2a4644581849f2
affe93cce7810f6a
Virus.Win32.
Expiro.CG
No 7.0.0.2004
121400
7.0.0.2004
121400
Indonesia N/A
4 N/A Executable 3e28427ce7d8f989
93d77ae88b626d53
5d3162c4
6b57c88fb877d1df
04314e55f95a5bd1
Win32.Neshta
.A
No N/A N/A 181.66.169.99/32 N/A
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