How to Remove “alg.exe”

What is Alg.exe?

Alg.exe is a Windows process file. It is also known as Application Layer Gateway Services which is used for Internet connection sharing and firewall. The alg.exe file is stored in C:\Windows\System32 and typically takes about 44544 bytes of storage capacity. Spammers tamper with the original program on same name and spread into Internet. This virus affects the whole system process and make the system obsolete.

Affected Platform: Windows

How to determine if a system is affected by alg.exe malware?

To start with, check the location of the exe file.

Step 1: Go to Task Manager by simultaneously pressing the CTRL+ALT+DEL keys.

Step 2: Right click on the svchost.exe and select Open File Location. The Open File Location will show you the path where the file is actually located. If the file is located anywhere else other than c:\windows\system32 or c:\winnt\system32, then it is time for you to take curative measures to contain and terminate the virus infection.

How to remove the alg.exe file from system?

  1. Download our award-winning Antivirus software
  2. Installation configuration frames will be displayed. Select the configuration you would like to apply
  3. After network detection is complete, press “Close” button for a scan window.
  4. Restart your PC.
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  6. Proceed with a quick scan that automatically begins after the update.
  7. If threats are found during the scanning, you will be prompted with an alert screen.
  8. Comodo Antivirus will remove alg.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!
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Malware Entries

First Seen: 30 April 2018 at 6:51 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable f4a6aefcef3c4c0c
9866472dee97e5fd
f330e082
6bb5f7a575e89e19
93c31ebd3c4c3489
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
156.223.81.124/32 N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 7e8c30439ad222a0
e42a74417a616fab
c1181238
948f8563a4b077ee
24115af1696e7db4
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
United States N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable dc0035b7411f6f91
d089d4ad4e696769
aab97944
723106e24c1400fe
dc3e322608311ba7
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-0852)
5.1.2600.5
512
Egypt N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable c42ce0d145e79eb0
2322e8efe196c225
3fd14796
91b2657b4ed8c0f0
08931ac6fc7c06d0
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
5.155.7.12/32 N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 22 August 2018 at 9:39 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 5f5368514791c4c3
608671c269e60af2
8c8eb34f
914d373368407b36
18bf15fb10cac6de
No 10.0.17738
.1000
(WinBuild.
160101.080
0)
10.0.17738
.1000
Japan
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable ee7149a52241ad12
85aced57c56dcb7e
a5da56b3
e67aeb5f9fa81ee8
96ec3f0eb837bb12
No 10.0.17763
.1
(WinBuild.
160101.080
0)
10.0.17763
.1
China
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 6991f0df56b349d1
64f2ec0dd9ab5616
cc6fc9fe
3c9b6fcab684beaa
966b0843c3c004af
No 10.0.17754
.1
(WinBuild.
160101.080
0)
10.0.17754
.1
Sweden
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