How to Remove “addinmon.exe”

What is addinmon.exe?

addinmon.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as AddinMon . It belongs to Micro Eye AddIn Monitor and was developed by Micro Eye, Inc.. It is commonly stored in C:\Windows\System32. Malware programmers or cybercriminals write different types of malicious programs and name it as addinmon.exe to spread virus.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • addinmon.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 addinmon.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 addinmon.exe malware.

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

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 15 October 2010 at 10:44 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Micro Eye, Inc. Executable 943bec4179b05249
8ee4b8b3ea5a0044
a4da6287
359bc5ed4eb0308c
1e27b7b878443c01
Virus.Win32.
Murofet.a
No 1.00.2092 1.00.2092 Bulgaria N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 10 September 2008 at 5:22 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Micro Eye, Inc. Executable 83be263a23b81df3
bedc140fa09f0178
f4fc7c4c
52504b0ee223ec78
77f3ea8ace92b792
Yes 1.00.2106 1.00.2106 United States
2 Micro Eye, Inc. Executable 897bac16132e282c
59df585e8e9a0f73
3d81d54e
49aee9c1d0354e62
158aeb94952018a9
Yes 1.00.2092 1.00.2092 Internal Submission
3 Micro Eye, Inc. Executable 897bac16132e282c
59df585e8e9a0f73
3d81d54e
49aee9c1d0354e62
158aeb94952018a9
Yes 1.00.2092 1.00.2092 Internal Submission
4 Micro Eye, Inc. Executable 897bac16132e282c
59df585e8e9a0f73
3d81d54e
49aee9c1d0354e62
158aeb94952018a9
Yes 1.00.2092 1.00.2092 10.224.1.22/32
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