How to Remove “Agent.exe”

What is Agent.exe?

Agent.exe is InstallSheild update service agent and it is mostly useful to check updates of certain softwares. Rather than being exclusive to any OS platform, this type of virus is spread through email and malicious websites. When you mistakenly double click on such exe files, it replaces the existing original files and affects your computer.

Affected OS/Platform: Windows

How to find out if a system is affected by Agent.exe malware?

This type of malware usually slows down the system to slow down significantly, which is one way to assume if your computer is malware victim.

Step 1: Press the keys CTRL+ALT+DEL in combination to open Task Manager.

Step 2: Check the list file to see if Agent.exe is taking extra CPU usage.

Step 3: If it's taking a larger storage space, then it's an Agent.exe malware.

How to remove the agent.exe file from system?

  1. Download our award-winning Comodo free antivirus software
  2. Installation configuration frames will be displayed. Select the configuration you would like to apply
  3. Select Customize Configuration option and arrange installers, configuration, and file location.
  4. Once the Installation is Finished, restart your PC.
  5. Comodo Internet Security starts antivirus bases update. It takes sometime to get updated.
  6. After the update, a Quick scan is executed.
  7. If threats are found upon completion of scanning, you will be prompted with an alert screen.
  8. It will remove the Agent.exe virus from your computer including all other malwares.
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Malware Entries

First Seen: 29 April 2018 at 12:47 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 ASCOMP Software GmbH Executable 0c4d44fa9014de09
0a0d95a3b74a8c51
72de36df
02a9639126589334
a9f59b8269d82f65
Unclassified
Malware
Yes 0.7.0.0 1.7.0.0 Korea, Republic of N/A
2 Macrovision Corporation Executable 29648d1e3b101feb
1a42e32b826a2420
0877da30
9815610901a2c035
bb3d18580920c784
Virus.Win32.
Floxif.A
No 4, 60,
100, 37068
4, 60 Turkey N/A
3 Dell Inc. Executable 474f76eb735536ec
750af5dd5d866f2d
52aa7c89
a72f2e0fe8b42e55
438c67f0a07a6f37
TrojWare.Win
32.Arcyess.B
Yes 11.1.27.2 11.1.27.2 10.224.25.40/32 N/A
4 Macrovision Corporation Executable bcaf61d2acc5d23c
90a621dde5fce663
12f4a2ad
3b25428522f15378
fcd8d55a793058b1
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No 4, 60,
100, 37068
4, 60 154.118.15.141/32 N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 22 April 2016 at 4:54 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable 5ce5d34798bb8e43
be4f64da2370e41b
fe2ab50d
5e3607c9c21561c2
2f2d15313c16fa99
Yes N/A N/A United States
2 Quest Software Executable af7b31d2a65b28c9
2e376c705fac4033
efbd03b0
9e9ba431a4f00ee9
623f32e59c98f56d
No 4.5.1.376 4.5.1 United States
3 N/A Executable 15231b2c9c8f03b3
1e67e404db827ea9
5fe1222b
06990a02c67b8c27
927e434bfb76ee05
Yes N/A N/A United States
4 N/A Executable 29c2c43022a3525d
db1fe6f8d4f9168c
525e6dc3
537e98570ce5adfe
2c125338ce15871d
Yes N/A N/A United States
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