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?

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  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.
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  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: 14 September 2018 at 5:18 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 InstallShield Software Corporation Executable a2712f902c04aee2
1118cb7e43366049
4155b1f0
3c362d85b7969d9a
118d773bcabb3243
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No 2, 20,
100, 1167
2, 20 Philippines N/A
2 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
3 N/A Executable 2189870450749133
25acfe0ad9312101
e9e84f86
166ba71802ad7941
1fa1109c8d50946e
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No N/A N/A 5.173.80.80/32 N/A
4 N/A Executable 44f6dc0b5abf4af2
4797662f73a66903
68a064a5
613999b41e71a777
93926eac450e334d
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No N/A N/A 191.109.126.38/32 N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 04 October 2018 at 3:11 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 DeveloperInABox Executable 39364efb7de4f055
bc627dcbf5e2e2a5
966c2525
01c51f1b71beb8ea
02e7fe849954b619
Yes 1.6.2.0 1.6.2.0 United Kingdom
2 CHENGDU YIWO Tech Development Co., Ltd Executable 0aca0b20b72d6652
6d43fd69418c360b
ed53a788
fe463746a37014e6
0bd5ac71a323918b
Yes 5.8.0.0 5.8.0.0 10.108.22.205/32
3 CHENGDU YIWO Tech Development Co., Ltd Executable 0cc122ac5a624bf3
a0e1fef6a0dd9d0b
6a8065f0
e1a9d119d8ac19f2
c3ae4c741680b8d0
Yes 5.8.0.0 5.8.0.0 10.108.22.205/32
Display 4 items per page
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  • 8 items per page
  • 16 items per page
  • 32 items per page
 
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