How to Remove “KAVPF.exe”

What is KAVPF.exe?

KAVPF.exe is a legitimate file, and  this process is known as Kaspersky Anti-Hacker. It belongs to software Kaspersky Anti-Hacker and was developed by Kaspersky Lab. It is commonly stored in C:\Program files. The malware programmers or cyber criminals write different types of malicious programs and name it as KAVPF.exe to damage the software and hardware.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

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

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

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

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Safe Entries

First Seen: 24 July 2009 at 9:08 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
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1 Kaspersky Lab Executable 9138b8a9ea31162f
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75b10b04
471afc7314cf5a52
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No 1.9.0.37 1.5.0.0 Internal Submission
2 Kaspersky Labs Executable 6b608000eba2b3d8
01bf5acbefa593d5
e44d83df
8ab97ebe7214691d
c843a41e68d6a763
No 1.5.0.124 1.5.0.0 Internal Submission
3 Kaspersky Lab Executable d3ea8410491ed70f
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6c93852b
486aca84abed01c6
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No 1.9.0.4 1.5.0.0 Internal Submission
4 Kaspersky Labs Executable 9752648f0f351fe6
e95526c08b63891a
27dcd3dc
ecd0aacad5c7b32d
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No 1.5.0.92 1.5.0.0 Russian Federation
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