How to Remove “adb2.exe”

What is adb2.exe?

adb2.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as Product Registration. It belongs to PowerReg and was developed by Leader Technologies. It is commonly stored in C:\Windows\System32. Malware programmers or cybercriminals write different types of malicious programs and name them as adb2.exe to spread virus.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to check if your computer is infected with adb2.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 adb2.exe malware:

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • adb2.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 adb2.exe and open the file location

If the file is located outside C:\Windows\System32, then it is likely that the system is affected with adb2.exe malware.

How to remove adb2.exe malware from system using Comodo Antivirus?

Ideally, replacing the existing adb2.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 adb2.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 16 August 2008 at 6:04 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 2d681af71fbfa974
f6cff13560284452
eb43f0e6
c5c3ead8beb833e0
4aa3d22e659e4efc
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No N/A N/A Europe N/A
2 N/A Executable 424afa35b52d243c
1481a6381945a81b
8f385547
09d02015bf2a5a4d
ecebaf96c0d5ead9
Packed.Win32
.MUPX.Gen
No N/A N/A Russian Federation N/A
3 Leader Technologies Executable 8e2fa37143247a8b
1014a619124d1bb1
fccbb054
N/A Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 1.54 1.54 Jordan N/A
4 Leader Technologies Executable 8ce002e6773c57dd
6445b9546d38a9af
784d35f9
9baea8e3413f22c7
18133f808f7f0338
Virus.Win32.
Parite.~B
No 1.54 1.54 United States N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 01 July 2008 at 12:06 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Leader Technologies Executable f148831ec6c33992
9aea43c4b9252f35
e7b7ad28
f8e90248fe6bfff8
c5383869330fcce5
No 1.66 1.66 Brazil
2 Leader Technologies Executable fcfa220f1d89bbcb
a2410052d51af192
4c45e53a
b782988f4f4cdfbb
533bd5a82929ea9c
No 1.66 1.66 Jamaica
3 Leader Technologies Executable fcfa220f1d89bbcb
a2410052d51af192
4c45e53a
b782988f4f4cdfbb
533bd5a82929ea9c
No 1.66 1.66 Mexico
4 Leader Technologies Executable fcfa220f1d89bbcb
a2410052d51af192
4c45e53a
b782988f4f4cdfbb
533bd5a82929ea9c
No 1.66 1.66 Israel
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