How to Remove “alsetup.exe”

 

What is alsetup.exe?

alsetup.exe is a legitimate file process developed by Direct Logic Systems. It is associated with program AutoLoader. You can locate the file in C:\Program Files. The virus is created by malware authors and are named them after alsetup.exe file.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to check if your computer is infected with alsetup.exe malware?

Keep an eye for the following symptoms to check if your PC is infected with alsetup.exe malware:

  • Unstable internet connection
  • Browser redirects to unwanted websites
  • PC performance slows down
  • Browser is bombarded with hordes of popup ads
  • System screen freezes repeatedly

If you find any of  the above mentioned symptoms, take the following steps to be sure about the malware infection:

1) Press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.
2) Go to the process tab and right-click on the alsetup.exe file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Program Files, then you should take measures to get rid of the malware.

How to remove alsetup.exe malware from system with Comodo Cleaning Essentials?

Comodo Cleaning Essentials (CCE) incoporates antivirus software with unique features like auto-sandboxing to identify and obstruct every suspicious process running on an endpoint with a single click. To remove malwares using alsetup.exe, follow the steps mentioned below:

Step 1: Download the CCE suite.

Step 2: To start the application, double-click on the CCE.exe file.

Step 3: It then probes the antivirus to initiate a full system scan to identify and remove any existing malicious files.

Step 4: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be prompted with an alert screen.

Step 5: Comodo Cleaning Essentials will remove alsetup.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 07 November 2009 at 4:16 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable a0c78d6b98439bdd
f85df64331beb74e
7f1af0b3
94e241d2ffc9fa3e
2ebf0e1bda209d62
TrojWare.Win
32.Pasta.SB
No N/A N/A Internal Submission N/A
2 N/A Executable 161f27901fc73845
9a34cbef1dc4baa0
e0657074
4ae5ec2c6dd17756
c54cea6902b7e10b
TrojWare.Win
32.Pasta.SB
No N/A N/A Internal Submission N/A
3 N/A Executable cc05fb171dc8ed37
55b5402f87cd4aac
c309707b
578b9fa2a7b5a470
f51eae1116b8092b
TrojWare.Win
32.Pasta.SB
No N/A N/A Internal Submission N/A
4 N/A Executable 07deec7157aeb848
c9ebd85e56b20d3b
8152ccd7
0935a31a22f5b7ad
590b3639cdf7405e
TrojWare.Win
32.Startpage
.~dy001
No N/A N/A Internal Submission N/A
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22

Safe Entries

First Seen: 04 August 2008 at 2:58 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Algorithmix GmbH Executable 0613c946d58511a2
d22a5fbd668dcb36
ce478729
22b151721f4b335d
78cf1b874f24e39d
No 1, 0, 0, 1 1, 0, 0, 1 10.224.1.116/32
2 Koninklijke Philips Electronics N.V. Executable 96c1fcd85413a82e
bcaaf3530f544f79
6c2f8920
3460abff70224f4d
15eb3e9d6c900e72
No 5.5.2.1585
7
N/A Internal Submission
3 Koninklijke Philips Electronics N.V. Executable e220ff94f376a059
306d959ccecaec16
9edcc65d
2a637fd41bcc6918
8a53aca5d968d40e
No 5.6.0.1664
5
N/A 10.224.1.117/32
4 AOL LLC Executable 58d8ff6601b8fa87
cd4f9d94ff4af06e
fed660eb
a8db6c7d6d908bc3
f749432401e2d191
Yes 9.3.1.1 9.3.1.1 Internal Submission
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