How to Remove “AutoSweep.exe”

What is autosweep.exe?

autosweep.exe is a legitimate executable file developed by IObit. This process is known as Advanced SystemCare Auto Sweep and it belongs to Advanced SystemCare software. It is commonly stored in C:\Program Files. Cybercriminals find a way out to mimic malicious programs in the name of autosweep.exe to spread malware infection.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to detect whether your system is affected by autosweep.exe?

Viruses can easily affect and corrupt “.exe” files causing several system malfunctions. Below are the symptoms to check if your system is infected with the malware:

  • Problem during computer start-up.
  • Problem during program start-up.
  • Errors while running specific functions.
  • Damaged and missing link files.
  • Conflict in the process.
  • Missing or corrupted driver files.
  • Invalid Windows registry.
  • Hardware malfunction.

To further establish the infection of malware, 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 autosweep.exe file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Program Files, then you should perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware infection.

How does Comodo Antivirus help you to protect your system from autosweep.exe malware?

Comodo Antivirus protects your system from malware attacks and also removes any existing infections. Following are the steps to effectively purge out the autosweep.exe malware from your system.

Step 1: Download and install Comodo 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: Restart your PC.

Step 5: Wait until the Comodo Internet Security updates the antivirus.

Step 6: Initiate a quick scan that instantly begins after the update.

Step 7: If the system is infected with autosweep.exe malware or any other threats, you will be prompted with an alert screen upon scanning.

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

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Malware Entries

Safe Entries
First Seen: 26 September 2010 at 6:55 pm
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Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable f7ccdd044adbee7f
4b36ca172ad609a8
43bde89c
e822d09ec73daf09
a9d4a4183e0979c6
Win32.Neshta
.A
No N/A N/A United Kingdom N/A
2 IObit Executable de5d92be13e5f9d4
f6aa513d21730b57
bd7447ea
0e25f81073225b75
87c89618a98978ef
Unclassified
Malware
No 13.0.0.49 13.0.0.0 197.36.150.134/32 N/A
3 IObit Executable 9032eeb4864cc506
c0731cbe60fc1601
266c9cef
80402c2208d48a96
547c3af24bac3100
Win32.Jeefo.
A
No 5.0.0.34 5.0.0.0 Egypt N/A
4 N/A Non-executable c04265753112ccbe
87e135c61310f3fb
1c9d4e9e
08bca44ba107e5c6
1d5b6f856820ca68
Unclassified
Malware
No N/A N/A Canada N/A
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Safe Entries

Safe Entries
First Seen: 21 November 2008 at 10:21 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 IObit Executable 306c2ff1478dcef9
9500732e9ffaa5e6
0ec02687
3e33f06acc619ec8
cd9672ec15dcc4ef
Yes 13.0.0.49 13.0.0.0 United States
2 IObit Executable e723fd3f5c0adef5
209172364eb8c8bf
795c9db9
d25995ed4afadfbf
c24d201e05259b34
Yes 13.0.0.52 13.0.0.0 10.224.25.40/32
3 IObit Executable 561c6dd94e2872ce
6955e433771b1854
9f4380be
7d38de6b72c05858
dcd34f1fc2af1cd3
Yes 14.0.0.57 14.0 United States
4 IObit Executable 1a61bc278738f4f6
e4295b4974d9dda9
0ff77bf0
c13e529fe3a5093f
80c54f8e9e28a765
Yes 14.0.0.53 14.0 10.224.25.40/32
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