How to Remove “Alcmtr.exe”

What is Alcmtr.exe?

Alcmtr.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as Realtek Azalia Audio - Event Monitor. It belongs to software Realtek(version AC97 Audio) and was developed by Realtek Semiconductor. It is commonly stored in C:\Windows. The malware programmers or cyber criminals write different types of malicious programs and name it as Alcmtr.exe to damage the software and hardware.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

  • If the internet connection fluctuation is high 
  • If the Alcmtr.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 Alcmtr.exe  and open the location, if the location is subfolder C:\Windows files then the system is not affected by Alcmtr.exe , if the location is somewhere else then the system is affected by Alcmtr.exe malware

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

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

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

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 03 February 2018 at 3:47 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Realtek Semiconductor Corp. Executable 405fff24b969ecd5
db6ce585c10ac0db
df5acf0b
5aed4cdadac33756
387502010490eada
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 1, 6, 0, 4 1, 6, 0, 4 United States N/A
2 Realtek Semiconductor Corp. Executable f2b19334c34472b9
47062e352b6906fb
ebaf0895
a6265743b04597a1
8c157b0df444edf6
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 1.6.0.2 1.6.0.2 37.248.154.98/32 N/A
3 Realtek Semiconductor Corp. Executable cfeca582e8150300
552bf98017366815
387f26a9
58f31bcd51966fad
5376edc25edb8f49
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 1, 6, 0, 4 1, 6, 0, 4 Egypt N/A
4 Realtek Semiconductor Corp. Executable 5f9b86af6c672aa4
19240b399da30d54
95148812
631d33034873a71d
da60b5fa5a065286
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 1.6.0.2 1.6.0.2 Algeria N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 02 July 2008 at 5:55 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Realtek Semiconductor Corp. Executable aa41d8d396162f11
148f92074b574f42
6e3860f8
75d6a89e714345ee
349376a13e3cf7ba
Yes 1, 6, 0, 4 1, 6, 0, 4 10.0.17.167/32
2 Realtek Semiconductor Corp. Executable 01c7ab82aff9c38f
33faa534d1fca1ab
0fc91ce6
eeb2e393b7eb8ebc
1e9e56ed005806ec
Yes 1, 6, 0, 4 1, 6, 0, 4 10.0.17.146/32
3 Realtek Semiconductor Corp. Executable 01c7ab82aff9c38f
33faa534d1fca1ab
0fc91ce6
eeb2e393b7eb8ebc
1e9e56ed005806ec
Yes 1, 6, 0, 4 1, 6, 0, 4 198.20.167.84/32
4 Realtek Semiconductor Corp. Executable 6afb8134bc977c57
427733d0d9b92a35
3504e0d8
adaa3663b8fdbb36
7cec779c675b1990
Yes 1, 6, 0, 4 1, 6, 0, 4 104.236.253.252/32
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  • 16 items per page
  • 32 items per page
 
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