How to Remove “accicons.exe”

What is accicons.exe?

accicons.exe is a legitimate file process developed by Microsoft Corporation. This process is known as Microsoft Office Component and it belongs to Microsoft Office System. You can locate the file in C:\Program Files. The virus is created by malware authors and is named after accicons.exe file.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

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

  • Unstable internet connection
  • Browser redirects to unwanted websites
  • PC performance slows down
  • Browser is bombarded with hordes of popup 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 accicons.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 accicons.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 accicons.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.

Step 3: It then probes the antivirus to initiate a full system scan to identify and remove any existing malicious files.

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

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 17 October 2009 at 6:37 pm
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Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
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n32.Runonce.
~v001
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7fdca6a5
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Virus.Win32.
Sality.Q
No N/A N/A Russian Federation N/A
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EmailWorm.Wi
n32.Runonce.
~v001
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Virus.Win32.
Sality.T
No N/A N/A Russian Federation N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 19 August 2008 at 8:35 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable 40c39093e2897a2e
1f07689f3b105131
03b7da0b
5974fe1952d46892
889fb59e51e1204c
No N/A N/A Germany
2 N/A Executable 28dcb25447bbcd23
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07249eb3
4eaa51c7f22e4412
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No N/A N/A Morocco
3 N/A Executable 3afcdf2034b956af
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No N/A N/A United States
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9444f905
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No N/A N/A United Kingdom
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