How to Remove “agsubs.exe”

What is agsubs.exe?


agsubs.exe is a legitimate executable file developed by Compaq. This process is known as agsubs and it belongs to the Compaq iPAQ Pocket PC Companion CD. It is commonly stored in C:\Program Files.
Cybercriminals find a way out to mimic malicious programs in the name of agsubs.exe to spread malware infection.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to detect whether your system is affected by agsubs.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 agsubs.exe file and open its location.
If the file is located outside C:\Program Files folder, then you should perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware infection.

How does Comodo Antivirus help you to protect your system from agsubs.exe malware?

Comodo Antivirus protects your system from malware attacks and also removes any existing infections. Following are the steps to effectively purge out the agsubs.exe malware from your system.

Step 1: Download and install Comodo 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.

Step 5: Wait until the Comodo Internet Security updates the antivirus.

Step 6: Initiate a quick scan that instantly begins after the update.

Step 7: If the system is infected with agsubs.exe malware or any other threats, you will be prompted with an alert screen upon scanning.

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

First Seen: 27 October 2010 at 12:41 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 AvantGo, Inc. Executable df34a88f65c79e80
3c79fa7da706133f
804e62b5
3bb3abff14516e64
03149747fffc779b
Virus.Win32.
Virut.q
No 3.3 Build
875
3.3 Build
875
Germany N/A
2 AvantGo, Inc. Executable 335b740711f0d5c4
1aa17b8396d0053b
9a9ed056
145d95b41df0386e
57361a349ebd3d2d
Virus.Win32.
Sality.l
No 3.3 Build
875
3.3 Build
875
Germany N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 07 July 2008 at 4:36 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 iAnywhere Solutions, Inc. Executable 79743913badd0e95
8be81d9d3edba20c
0de6120c
N/A No 6.2 Build
3044
6.2 Build
3044
Germany
2 AvantGo, Inc. Executable 02304e79225095c6
d324bf6656d0e6ff
1d137e2d
2e5a5a4fbcaa1815
932c484c5058f2cc
No 3.3 Build
864
3.3 Build
864
India
3 AvantGo, Inc. Executable 02304e79225095c6
d324bf6656d0e6ff
1d137e2d
2e5a5a4fbcaa1815
932c484c5058f2cc
No 3.3 Build
864
3.3 Build
864
United States
4 AvantGo, Inc. Executable 5363a412039c2fe8
e5f04b6678b6e594
2d0f4ebd
68a5f81e28087a8c
6817f3b83800b51e
No 3.2 Build
280
3.2 Build
280
Internal Submission
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