How to Remove “acroaum.exe”

What is acroaum.exe?

acroaum.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as Acroaum 7.8.0. It belongs to Acroaum and was developed by Adobe Systems, Inc. It is commonly stored in C:\Program Files. Malware programmers or cybercriminals write different types of malicious programs and name them as acroaum.exe to spread virus.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

Each malware is different and causes unique problems to the system. You will notice one or several of the following symptoms if your system is infected with acroaum.exe malware:

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • acroaum.exe file is taking more of your CPU memory
  • System performance is very low
  • Browser is redirected to some strange websites
  • Interference of annoying popup ads
  • Other malwares infiltrate into the system

To further establish the malware infection, 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 acroaum.exe and open the file location

If the file is located outside C:\Program Files, then it is likely that the system is affected with acroaum.exe malware.

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

Ideally, replacing the existing acroaum.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: Select Customize Configuration option and arrange installers, configuration, and file location.

Step 4: Once the Installation is Finished, 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 acroaum.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 09 June 2008 at 2:37 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Adobe Systems Incorporated Executable 0bcbb55d6cd24952
745f0fdb8b177d60
1bd40241
e52ac02560d4b112
3d3c5cd2e9a3978b
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 6.0.0.0 6.0.0.0 Romania N/A
2 Adobe Systems Incorporated Executable cb8908e31aa1fa1c
496ea575fcf445cb
920ceb2b
ac3d08fe07ef2c4c
944b437d605aa481
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 6.0.0.0 6.0.0.0 Ukraine N/A
3 Adobe Systems Incorporated Executable fbdafdd2f52e7012
cf3f198045ca20fc
43ec2b47
5cb2385a016e6529
aee3968f4094bc07
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No 7.0.1.0 7.0.1.0 Indonesia N/A
4 Adobe Systems Incorporated Executable 99d93079f9dc9841
a5d2f1b2b7d01999
72c545bf
114114ca9249738e
9bf9044b61ac6f21
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 7.0.1.0 7.0.1.0 Russian Federation N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 30 May 2008 at 3:21 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Adobe Systems Incorporated Executable 940dd6c158af8098
5590d8a4e61df464
1304f589
3e4425a50383b38f
cbb644a1ad08e573
No 7.0.1.0 7.0.1.0 10.224.1.58/32
2 Adobe Systems Incorporated Executable 891029452a77d0ee
bbb9af7629c51633
6f8be32b
8f0be15fb77f655d
5794db584cfff6c1
No 6.0.0.0 6.0.0.0 United States
3 Adobe Systems Incorporated Executable 0d7b9c9132b8cb77
fdcc3220b004f81d
e9f0e261
595b072bcf6b8824
a23f502f69e47d65
Yes 7.0.8.0 7.0.8.0 Internal Submission
4 Adobe Systems Incorporated Executable 6db165f9965d0dbb
b8b782bf904fca0c
f96ab1f9
N/A No 7.0.1.0 7.0.1.0 India
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