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: 18 October 2009 at 2:20 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 44b20d2c58e1f1a7
d883e6b00d8f9579
2cc61d44
fc38dedd09e4077e
5e36447e5a83f046
TrojWare.Win
32.Startpage
.~dy001
No N/A N/A Internal Submission N/A
2 N/A Executable 77cffa668fd1d11e
82a9203b806ad37d
9bf670a2
ff5767f4f9b1d19a
958d201305522416
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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43

Safe Entries

First Seen: 09 June 2008 at 10:26 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Algorithmix GmbH Executable 73a998b9fa871935
92f80655173e2f70
d2c5207b
bbbadcec18ae9fc2
79c254799af40846
No 1, 0, 0, 1 1, 0, 0, 1 Netherlands
2 AOL LLC Executable d4eca39920862307
34800e712b5fad26
f0370a06
ad3f0a7012cf680e
2d57331ba443830d
Yes 9.3.2.2 9.3.2.2 United Kingdom
3 Koninklijke Philips Electronics N.V. Executable 96c1fcd85413a82e
bcaaf3530f544f79
6c2f8920
3460abff70224f4d
15eb3e9d6c900e72
No 5.5.2.1585
7
N/A Internal Submission
4 Koninklijke Philips Electronics N.V. Executable e220ff94f376a059
306d959ccecaec16
9edcc65d
2a637fd41bcc6918
8a53aca5d968d40e
No 5.6.0.1664
5
N/A 10.224.1.117/32
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