How to Remove “Acrobat Elements.exe”

What is Acrobat Elements.exe?

Acrobat Elements.exe is a legitimate file process developed by Adobe Acrobat. It is associated with Adobe Acrobat Elements. You can locate the file in C:\Program files. The virus is created by malware authors and are named them after Acrobat Elements.exe file.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

Keep an eye for the following symptoms to check if your PC is infected with Acrobat Elements.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 Acrobat Elements.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 Acrobat Elements.exe  malware from system with Comodo Cleaning Essentials?

Comodo Cleaning Essentials (CCE) incoporates 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 Acrobat Elements.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 Acrobat Elements.exe  malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 08 October 2008 at 8:09 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Adobe Systems Inc. Executable 4bb055fe57e34af4
93701fcbc3fda8a7
1a867666
2eb4655b34b89179
3fbb9160d45cf0b3
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 8.0.0.2006
102200\0
8.0.0.2006
102200\0
India N/A
2 Adobe Systems Inc. Executable a68e4e369dcf9e75
678bcdb2c4dea329
ae92b8d4
e4d7c2d9cd171769
20beda0a0e4c692a
P2PWorm.Win3
2.Polip.A
No 6.0.0.2003
051500
6.0.0.2003
051500
Kazakhstan N/A
3 Adobe Systems Inc. Executable 2751e2e26da03eca
ef3341c43209718e
1038b7be
7fee55010d6fa8de
70b7e2ac56cc7b0e
P2PWorm.Win3
2.Polip.A
No 7.0.0.2004
121400\0
7.0.0.2004
121400\0
Philippines N/A
4 Adobe Systems Inc. Executable 5ccba476657f56f0
bcffb597ecea2d38
fee2f36e
4cd42a1d8745127b
b5ab4d0b835620d3
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 8.1.0.2007
051000\0
8.1.0.2007
051000\0
Vietnam N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 27 December 2008 at 11:20 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Adobe Systems Inc. Executable 80d07bca6091beb4
a0a1411211b7a44e
de537813
a9a7a15771fc8921
0548acbe6b50942b
Yes 9.1.0.2009
022700\\0
9.1.0.2009
022700\\0
Internal Submission
2 Adobe Systems Inc. Executable 018d19c4b559fc5c
5808fb17982c463a
9e85e3a3
c12203e5b9964a99
2727115972589dce
No 8.1.0.2007
051000\0
8.1.0.2007
051000\0
Internal Submission
3 Adobe Systems Inc. Executable b13aa4d97e9c6b5d
54d8fc430ce41ce1
5e2c3f48
ca7fc7cd4221ce7c
dee1f52b61c86a19
Yes 8.0.0.2006
102200\0
8.0.0.2006
102200\0
Spain
4 Adobe Systems Inc. Executable de4515edbd5d0e33
e6a9cf439e4f8717
91b8f6df
5f0a0dd823fbe8ce
f2b0ffc83b531e30
Yes 11.0.19 11.0.19 United States
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