How to Remove “AutoCare.exe”

What is autocare.exe?

autocare.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as Advanced SystemCare Auto Care. It belongs to Advanced SystemCare software and was developed by IObit. It is commonly stored in C:\Program Files. Malware programmers or cybercriminals write different types of malicious programs and name them as autocare.exe to spread virus.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

Each malware is different and causes unique problems to the system. You will notice one or several of the following symptoms if your system is infected with autocare.exe malware:

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • autocare.exe file is taking more of your CPU memory 
  • System performance is very low
  • Browser is redirected to some strange websites
  • Interference of annoying popup ads
  • Other malwares infiltrate into the system

To further establish the malware infection, take the following steps:

  • Go to Task Manager by pressing the combination of keys ctrl+alt+del
  • Go to the process tab and right-click on the autocare.exe and open the file location

If the file is located outside C:\Program Files, then it is likely that the system is affected with autocare.exe malware.

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

Ideally, replacing the existing autocare.exe file on your computer with a different version procured from the internet is advisable. To remove the file using Comodo's trusted and effective antivirus software, follow the steps below:

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

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

Step 3: Select Customize Configuration option and arrange installers, configuration, and file location.

Step 4: Once the Installation is Finished, 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 autocare.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 22 January 2012 at 5:47 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Non-executable 53de80a00aa5eda6
66f5871c329a6d07
b68a3309
a51a8f4692c15250
89dd9349cce5cbd9
Unclassified
Malware
No N/A N/A 154.238.54.81/32 N/A
2 IObit Executable 8b69562b2ccea268
70735dc4e44cd5dd
c6773d3f
f4c87f1fd1383d59
7a9b48f6e7275823
Win32.Jeefo.
A
No 12.0.0.79 12.0.0.0 105.157.226.17/32 N/A
3 N/A Executable a6d344bf8c011769
5e4ff119e7f907a8
bd866460
6192febcf3adca6f
100d8c5f50626104
Win32.Neshta
.A
No N/A N/A Ukraine N/A
4 IObit Executable 6258b56a879ed479
d89cf285c00369e9
b74c9b76
b8bf8464de53dec9
c99bd32e5d9d9c2a
ApplicUnwnt Yes 13.0.0.94 13.0.0.0 10.224.25.40/32 N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 26 July 2008 at 4:13 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 IObit Executable 8f81ea2f53fd127d
8af8c277ab732ed0
5fee4fbb
ea19154e447800d3
5114fe989d8ff4a4
Yes 13.0.0.94 13.0.0.0 10.108.22.229/32
2 IObit Executable 1ad6b8fce789466c
a83ea19b313ab75a
ae870615
d5923556d3b79688
f54b3dc1d5ba4111
Yes 13.0.0.93 13.0.0.0 United States
3 IObit Executable 75a6ae737c362e69
90dceb62097bcd5e
d93fe9e2
7da5e8b3c3657561
b1d51ed649906aa1
Yes 13.0.0.85 13.0.0.0 10.224.25.40/32
4 IObit Executable 7638136791a5bd63
ccbe96476013648b
3b07f56d
8ef079a67b8e4a82
fbe6563ebfd2a396
Yes 13.0.0.94 13.0.0.0 10.224.25.45/32
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