How to Remove “aciniupd.exe”

What is aciniupd.exe?

aciniupd.exe is a legitimate executable file developed by Microsoft Corporation. This process is known as Aciniupd.exe and it belongs to Windows Operating System. It is commonly stored in C:\Windows\System32.

Cybercriminals find a way out to mimic malicious programs in the name of aciniupd.exe to spread malware infection.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to detect whether your system is affected by aciniupd.exe?

Viruses can easily affect and corrupt “.exe” files causing several system malfunctions. Below are the symptoms to check if your system is infected with the malware:

  • Problem during computer start-up.
  • Problem during program start-up.
  • Errors while running specific functions.
  • Damaged and missing link files.
  • Conflict in the process.
  • Missing or corrupted driver files.
  • Invalid Windows registry.
  • Hardware malfunction.

To further establish the infection of malware, 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 aciniupd.exe file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Windows\System32, then you should perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware infection.

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Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove aciniupd.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 06 November 2010 at 4:07 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable a69beb20cf473315
23ad1ce7711c62be
848bfa37
ca85d7a78135baa6
8c8dc857d922926a
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 5.2.3790.0
(srv03_rtm
.030324-20
48)
5.2.3790.0 India N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 585534e9125c2cc3
2cddc2cf73b34c61
edc9b73f
118a1ba12d9c0aaf
a4de8ae48919b680
Unclassified
Malware
No 5.2.3790.0
(srv03_rtm
.030324-20
48)
5.2.3790.0 China N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable e290e9b5a6c88ab7
56dd1df5b3a2ea69
394b40a7
add7d8bd803d52d9
0bc6b752115d1856
Virus.Win32.
Parite.gen
No 5.2.3790.0
(srv03_rtm
.030324-20
48)
5.2.3790.0 China N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 1a482b9fe2ac0855
a6321ac14db3b427
ea27fc4f
4718a7054e646429
e004799f1218b456
Virus.Win32.
Parite.gen
No 5.2.3790.0
(srv03_rtm
.030324-20
48)
5.2.3790.0 China N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 04 June 2008 at 5:56 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Корпорация Майкрософт Executable f822388b9ad3128d
ba3cff1167656f70
e057bef3
N/A No 5.00.2158.
1
5.00.2158.
1
Ukraine
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 9ff699e8b88a7b6d
ee62bfdd3a93736c
dfed359c
b795c8b808556e2f
610cca366cfeed38
No 6.0.6002.1
8005
(lh_sp2rtm
.090410-18
30)
6.0.6002.1
8005
United States
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 65e42eccc88a02bf
d9bb140de8825a29
c94de14e
180c74900960f01b
2c897d11d64c85d8
No 5.00.2158.
1
5.00.2158.
1
Internal Submission
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 405348602a3f0480
fb728bed91ddad0d
fdaf954e
f9e0b608b018f4bc
535dfc0a4ba0dd00
No 5.2.3790.0
(srv03_rtm
.030324-20
48)
5.2.3790.0 Internal Submission
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