How to Remove “SSAutoRN.exe”

What is SSAutoRN.exe?

Originally developed by Symantec Corporation, SSAutoRN.exe is a legitimate file process. This process is known as Symantec Shared Component and it belongs to Symantec Shared Components. It is located in C:\Program Files by default.

SSAutoRN.exe virus is created when malware authors write virus files and name them after SSAutoRN.exe with an aim to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

If your system is affected by SSAutoRN.exe malware, you will notice one or several of the symptoms below:

  • SSAutoRN.exe occupies an unusually large CPU memory
  • Erratic internet connection
  • Your browser is bombarded with annoying popup ads
  • Computer screen freezes
  • PC's processing speed suffers
  • You are redirected to unknown websites

To pinpoint the virus file location, take the following steps:

Step 1: Press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys at once to open Task Manager.

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

How to remove SSAutoRN.exe malware from system using Comodo Cleaning Essentials?

You can either choose to remove SSAutoRN.exe and other malwares using Comodo Antivirus, or Comodo Cleaning Essentials (CCE) – both of which are absolutely free to download! CCE is a set of computer security tools designed to help you identify and remove malwares and unsafe processes from an infected computer.

To remove malwares using CCE, take the following steps:

1. Check the system requirements and download the feature-rich CCE suite for free.

2. After installation, choose the type of scan you want to perform. CCE offers 3 scan options to get rid of malwares from a PC:

  • Smart Scan: Does a scan on critical areas of your system.
  • Full Scan: Does a complete scan of your system.
  • Custom Scan: Does a scan only on selected items.

The process to initiate the above mentioned scans are self-explanatory and thus, easy-to-use. 
Additionally, it's recommended that you approve of any updates that the CCE will prompt you about to ensure it does a better job of identifying all the latest threats.

3. Click 'Next' to view the results.
Regardless of the type of scan you choose, the results will sometimes show false positive (flagging files that are actually safe), which has to be ignored. Only select the files you want to get rid of.

4. Click 'Apply' to apply the selected operations to the threats. The selected operations will be applied.

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 24 March 2013 at 10:59 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Symantec Corporation Executable dfabe557b35fbd1c
2391bd6f841b185d
67de63c1
d132a3df73a8074c
33571fb3e64eb6e8
Win32.Jeefo.
A
No 7.3.0.10 7.3 Russian Federation N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 19 June 2008 at 4:23 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Symantec Corporation Executable f23e1b698d3fbcdf
3e2da7fe57d1cac0
649df838
c915e2abeded58fe
1d937855871ba013
Yes 4.0.0.95 4.0 Internal Submission
2 Symantec Corporation Executable 31127bb58d3c32eb
47cb39da188edca6
8fb25f6c
3011f45acc59bb36
4edc90cc9cdf5de1
Yes 4.0.0.90 4.0 Internal Submission
3 Symantec Corporation Executable ba97c5715cfc289b
17a7c4f0c79ec747
93582ee5
e41b1ca74b5ebdc5
64a0f4e50c0e5fb9
Yes 7.0.2.124 7.0 Internal Submission
4 Symantec Corporation Executable c9c372256d514258
19b943933577eade
aed5b67a
c2404a9ce5454927
d3c216e5aa46f10f
Yes 6.0.0.84 6.0 United States
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