How to Remove “a2antimalwaresetup.exe”

What is a2antimalwaresetup.exe?

a2antimalwaresetup.exe is a legitimate file process developed by Emsi softwre GmbH. This process is known as a-squared Anti-Malware Setup and it belongs to a-squared Anti-Malware Setup. You can locate the file in C:\Program Files.

The virus is created by malware authors and is named after a2antimalwaresetup.exe file.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to check if your computer is infected with a2antimalwaresetup.exe malware?

Keep an eye for the following symptoms to check if your PC is infected with a2antimalwaresetup.exe malware:

  • Unstable internet connection
  • Browser redirects to unwanted websites
  • PC performance slows down
  • Browser is bombarded with hordes of pop-up ads
  • System screen freezes repeatedly

If you find any of  the above mentioned symptoms, take the following steps to be sure about the malware infection:

1) Press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.

2) Go to the process tab and right-click on the a2antimalwaresetup.exe file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Program Files, then you should take measures to get rid of the malware.

How to remove a2antimalwaresetup.exe malware from system with Comodo Cleaning Essentials?

Comodo Cleaning Essentials (CCE) incorporates antivirus software with unique features like auto-sandboxing to identify and obstruct every suspicious process running on an endpoint with a single click. To remove a2antimalwaresetup.exe malware using CCE, follow the steps mentioned below:

Step 1: Download the CCE suite.

Step 2: To start the application, double-click on the CCE.exe file.

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Step 4: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be prompted with an alert screen.

Step 5: Comodo Cleaning Essentials will remove a2antimalwaresetup.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 02 August 2009 at 2:22 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 29d7299e1cd528ec
936f1eeda55206f6
52cc0bf3
ec394e252b22f6bf
d52c8fe95cf42d69
TrojWare.Win
32.TrojanDro
pper.VB.koy
No 6.00.2900.
2180
(xpsp_sp2_
rtm.040803
-2158)
6.00.2900.
2180
Italy N/A
2 Emsi Software Gmbh Executable 630bf080718025aa
5c4902fbb1dab7ec
a8d8c6fd
e5efc9785a65fa0b
e674385db9e797d8
TrojWare.Win
32.TrojanDro
pper.VB.koy
No 6.00.2900.
5512
(xpsp.0804
13-2105)
6.00.2900.
5512
Italy N/A
3 Emsi Software Gmbh Executable 630bf080718025aa
5c4902fbb1dab7ec
a8d8c6fd
e5efc9785a65fa0b
e674385db9e797d8
TrojWare.Win
32.TrojanDro
pper.VB.koy
No 6.00.2900.
5512
(xpsp.0804
13-2105)
6.00.2900.
5512
Czech Republic N/A
4 Emsi Software GmbH Executable 13b4b662094a510b
932d98a4a2300790
ab8564b8
f7e10b97c84ce1e4
6af59f3c5bde4565
Worm.Win32.G
ael.A
No 5.0 5.0 Germany N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 28 November 2008 at 4:13 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Emsi Software GmbH Executable 732131cdf1f26e1e
9dba1a0c7781ec8c
141ff6c0
d97dfd309ae76b2d
1d6b1dc4e316516f
No 4.5 4.5 Russian Federation
2 Emsi Software GmbH Executable 6699540888727c33
2e93585caf7d3a0a
582310b8
a20709547f153259
f17a7d76872a6b20
Yes 5.0 5.0 France
3 Emsi Software GmbH Executable 523617b5e4c7a536
037aa809bb6aa71d
60f4a111
5ded46613043734c
b90cd3d8296322f0
Yes 3.1 N/A Internal Submission
4 Emsi Software GmbH Executable 95b045c3ffbfdbac
2ae00e63b909677b
8ee27d06
1d293ffd74e55758
f775621d7ab2e028
Yes 5.0 5.0 Internal Submission
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