How to Remove “Console.exe”

What is Console.exe?

Console.exe is a legitimate process file popularly known as Authentium ESP. It is associated with Authentium ESP application, developed by the Authentium company. It is typically located in C:\Program Files by default. Malware programmers create files with virus scripts and name them after Console.exe  with an intention to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

Keep an eye for the following symptoms to see if your PC is infected with Console.exe  malware:

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • Console.exe  takes too much CPU space
  • PC slows down significantly
  • Browser automatically redirects to some irrelevant websites
  • Unsolicited ads and popups starts appearing
  • Screen freezes constantly

Take the following steps to diagnose your PC for possible Console.exe  malware attack:

Step 1: Simultaneously press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.

Step 2: If you notice the file located outside C:\Program Files, then you should run an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

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

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

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

Step 3: After network detection is complete, press “Close” button for a scan window.

Step 4: 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 Console.exe  malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 06 May 2018 at 10:11 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 44e06cb343b4fe48
c8b1bc49827d229a
178334e2
f5b5993f9aaaf3e4
3ab17bfb7d1c6045
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No N/A N/A 197.57.104.9/32 N/A
2 N/A Executable 4fc261f708a2d17f
fb5c3e2ab7d85f12
0993ad6f
3b842158d0ff8037
4581f33ba70b3704
TrojWare.Win
32.Spy.E
No N/A N/A 105.112.43.53/32 N/A
3 TODO: <公司名> Executable 82facc613cd645c7
e79e54e6e9422d1b
a8b4f3d6
1903714d47992cb9
00b179899cb806f5
Unclassified
Malware
No 1.0.0.1 1.0.0.1 Taiwan N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 1829c99baa1a2d29
0c425350c8f82c85
fd5dba42
8003b877fa3aea9f
a176586b33d43ae4
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No 2000.080.0
194.00
8.00.194 Pakistan N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 14 August 2008 at 8:00 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable 0c0bbd274b5469ee
d58b7927ea52f4d8
fbd51a7a
41049a53e7ba1752
5a5b26897da5b8e2
No N/A N/A 10.108.51.155/32
2 Eset spol. s r. o. Executable 340e8710d6d1e245
29acdec28c828175
4c6382e6
N/A No 1.0.9 1.0 10.224.25.96/32
3 cafe.garena.in.th Executable 0b9bac4496820fc6
f4ed7220021516da
796d7668
ec254b4d2a4cc19b
8b96e03cc64b7954
No 1.0.1635.1
4181
1.0.1635.1
4181
United States
4 N/A Executable 3eeff6e1fab8ee27
9ab0a5012458766e
8ef2bdc1
52714dcc490c1db8
b54d2e852695be62
No 1.18.3.181
43
1.18.3.181
43
United States
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  • 32 items per page
 
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