How to Remove “amovie.exe”

What is amovie.exe?

amovie.exe is a legitimate executable file developed by Microsoft Corporation. This process is known as Win32 Cabinet Self-Extractor and it belongs to Microsoft Plus! for Windows. It is commonly stored in C:\Windows\System32. Cybercriminals find a way out to mimic malicious programs in the name of amovie.exe to spread malware infection.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to detect whether your system is affected by amovie.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 startup.
  • Problem during program startup.
  • 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 amovie.exe file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Windows\System32, 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 amovie.exe malware?

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

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 03 August 2009 at 6:15 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable de627e2733838419
50d108bfdd90921a
aff7963d
0181e18bfef744e7
c65b25e79c28e06f
Virus.Win32.
Virut.n
No 4.70.1145 4.70.1145 Spain N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 8d705dcef5388779
3014ed1ac45cd5f4
92dc3af0
ba4e93db41621779
cc40aeb4ab0fba72
MalCrypt.Ind
us!
No 4.70.1145 4.70.1145 Russian Federation N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 105676d55c5a5ee7
2d65685ceba4b00b
ce051762
c73303e914062a79
9af6e63fa3bfd425
Win32.Jeefo.
A
No 4.70.1145 4.70.1145 Poland N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 27c882d3f41e0c09
2504a5dd30b6d6c6
571014fb
b34d657f929da44e
ffdf3479f46ab9b0
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 4.70.1145 4.70.1145 Vietnam N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 02 July 2008 at 8:47 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 62f6d1cedc9d8fbb
6af2a11132787767
be9d8e6c
N/A No 4.70.1145 4.70.1145 Russian Federation
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 1aca02e4a459afe1
7c47d017189ad010
0de5b15c
eebd9ff6f226462e
7505d8151415af40
No 4.70.1145 4.70.1145 Ukraine
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 3062431cc43d2778
696595b93c691c28
1aa70ad8
0d6891bd29b11474
2bb89e31488005f5
Yes 4.70.1153 4.70.1153 Russian Federation
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 1aca02e4a459afe1
7c47d017189ad010
0de5b15c
eebd9ff6f226462e
7505d8151415af40
No 4.70.1145 4.70.1145 Russian Federation
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