How to Remove “HdAShCut.exe”

what is HdAShCut.exe ?

HdAShCut.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as High Definition Audio Property Page Shortcut. It belongs to Windows Operating System and was developed by Microsoft Corporation. It is commonly stored in C:\Program Files.
Malware programmers or cybercriminals write different types of malicious programs and name it as HdAShCut.exe to spread virus.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • HdAShCut.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 HdAShCut.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 HdAShCut.exe malware.

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

Ideally, replacing the existing HdAShCut.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 HdAShCut.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 22 March 2018 at 8:28 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Windows (R) Server 2003 DDK provider Executable bc94645176399f90
33d63a84c04d512b
27c4b949
fbb769bba0f5a20f
c74921a6359fab42
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 5.10.01.50
13 built
by: WinDDK
5.10.01.50
13
156.220.60.197/32 N/A
2 N/A Executable 33ab46e4e01ad23f
f57f3ce542f7084f
f252ea07
63ad97cc195fe6f4
0f6a8eef04962d7c
TrojWare.Win
32.Spy.E
No N/A N/A Nigeria N/A
3 Windows (R) Server 2003 DDK provider Executable 06699643de16d0b5
289e31cee9356b12
72887e65
62160406e315dc51
cd4b89793d771ce0
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 5.10.01.50
13 built
by: WinDDK
5.10.01.50
13
5.227.233.194/32 N/A
4 Windows (R) Server 2003 DDK provider Executable 57dc87db9b47e661
3ef4027303f1ff7a
5a752676
7ec437df067b71f8
70dc82251a1065ee
Win32.Kashu.
B
No 5.10.01.50
13 built
by: WinDDK
5.10.01.50
13
Malaysia N/A
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1

Safe Entries

First Seen: 29 October 2008 at 5:56 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Windows (R) Server 2003 DDK provider Executable 33b6ba5393b8d3c8
386804a023262139
d5251d3b
9c3b2302b60fb0ef
b13bc880a5e3e93e
No 5.10.01.50
13 built
by: WinDDK
5.10.01.50
13
United States
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  • 8 items per page
  • 16 items per page
  • 32 items per page
 
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