How to Remove “admin.exe”

What is admin.exe?

All antivirus companies identify admin.exe as a general virus file. However, admin.exe is a legitimate process file popularly known as BOSaNOVA Administrator. It is associated with BOSmanager software developed by BOSaNOVA. It is located in C:\Program Files by default.

Malware programmers write virus files with malicious scripts and save them as admin.exe with an intention to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platforms: Windows OS

How to determine if your computer is infected with Admin.exe malware?

Look out for the these symptoms to check if your PC is infected with Admin.exe malware:

  • Unstable internet connection
  • Admin.exe occupies extra CPU space
  • PC processing speed slows down
  • Browser often redirects to irrelevant websites
  • Browser is bombarded with hordes of popup ads
  • Computer screen freezes repeatedly

Take the following steps to diagnose your PC for possible admin.exe malware attack:

Step 1: Simultaneously press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.

Step 2: If you notice the file located outside C:\Program Files perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

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

Step 1: Download our award-winning 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: Restart your PC after the installation gets over

Step 5: Wait for Comodo Internet Security to update the antivirus.

Step 6: Proceed with the quick scan that automatically begins after the update.

Step 7: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be notified through an alert screen.

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 19 April 2011 at 11:03 pm
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Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 1542fa328f71a234
25a1daec8c345e89
1a53bed9
d5c9959a41937f49
fb541c231e961f74
TrojWare.Win
32.FlyStudio
.~UJ
No 1.0.0.0 1.0.0.0 China N/A
2 微软中国 Executable aad07962e33e739f
4bc6ad4b91d5f604
e46c63d0
9811e5a174c4d8a3
c62db886abe320a4
Heur.Suspici
ous
No 1, 0, 0, 1 1, 0, 0, 1 United States N/A
3 N/A Executable 958639c4cc196e64
18acb8a6de736e05
f02fd7f8
fc7dc49d2ef37cc4
1d2c99fc291c635a
Unclassified
Malware
No N/A N/A United States N/A
4 N/A Executable d8f85444864ea1a9
f4974577ba98def4
f7f0082a
74ed4cc2f2c7098b
0bc11bfaf1d32053
TrojWare.Win
32.SchwarzeS
onne.B
No N/A N/A United States N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 06 November 2010 at 1:19 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Non-executable 98a31d070754ad64
637a0b9f07e14807
65e7eeb3
b47ecdba3814106c
e4d3c3d4986287bd
No N/A N/A China
2 北京用友软件股份有限公司 Executable c743617bf7378a85
7595bea412b83de9
a1b65647
71dc4d16cbbcbafe
8cd5cefdb3893e80
No 8.72 8.72 China
3 N/A Non-executable 98a31d070754ad64
637a0b9f07e14807
65e7eeb3
b47ecdba3814106c
e4d3c3d4986287bd
No N/A N/A 198.20.167.84/32
4 北京用友软件股份有限公司 Executable c743617bf7378a85
7595bea412b83de9
a1b65647
71dc4d16cbbcbafe
8cd5cefdb3893e80
No 8.72 8.72 United States
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