How to Remove “amp.exe”

What is amp.exe?

amp.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as Passwortverwaltung. It belongs to Applian FLV and Media Player and was developed by Applian Technologies. It is commonly stored in C:\Program Files. Malware programmers or cyber criminals write different types of malicious programs and name it as amp.exe to spread virus.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

Each malware is different and causes unique problems to the system. You will notice one or several of the following symptoms if your system is infected with amp.exe malware:

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • amp.exe file is taking more of your CPU memory 
  • System performance is very low
  • Browser is redirected to some strange websites
  • Interference of annoying popup ads
  • Other malwares infiltrate into the system

To further establish the malware infection, 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 amp.exe and open the file location

If the file is located outside C:\Program Files, then it is likely that the system is affected with amp.exe malware.

How to remove amp.exe malware from system using Comodo Antivirus?

Ideally, replacing the existing amp.exe file on your computer with a different version procured from the internet is advisable. To remove the file using Comodo's trusted and effective antivirus software, follow the steps below:

Step 1: Download the award-winning Comodo Free 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: Once the Installation is Finished, restart your PC.

Step 5: It will take some time for the Comodo Internet Security to update the antivirus.

Step 6: Proceed with a quick scan that automatically begins after the update.

Step 7: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be prompted with an alert screen.

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 16 October 2009 at 9:42 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Setup Executable 0b55e56a6add6b4d
d4ceff475a0018a2
03d02a5a
8300c91b40229b42
301aebc6d8859907
TrojWare.Win
32.TrojanDow
nloader.Phab
eload.D
No 1.0.0.1 1.0.0.1 10.224.1.29/32 N/A
2 N/A Executable 458a7dcb3c85cbe3
c93eb7876fa0e6cd
7e07f0f6
ef38514253e4dafb
6823f236bc47bb5f
Application.
Win32.MultiP
lug.SJ
No N/A N/A Internal Submission N/A
3 Mirko Böer Executable a934fbd07caf4a9c
1e1cd7e92c6f9980
9fcfdff7
a15a0bb073d08319
e171a0231cd74eda
Unclassified
Malware
No 2.50.0.155 2.50 Germany N/A
4 N/A Executable 928551121615ab3a
535916fa79fa7165
88dd9ee5
a3f83f8e88ac0384
4b7ed0afc39880b8
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No N/A N/A Pakistan N/A
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48

Safe Entries

First Seen: 19 June 2009 at 7:58 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 ARS Company Executable eb3c69ca53e7710f
6fe1993079246c76
4246b4ac
6650d9801f978dce
cd7e743053c038f0
No 3.5.6.2 3.5 Russian Federation
2 Applian Technologies Inc Executable acb28da4c3cbd13e
eddab76128786718
7741ceb5
62d51723b90254d4
204ff47cb59192e7
No 4.2.1.1 4,2,1,1 Internal Submission
3 Mirko Böer Executable 4bb8739cd99f27df
eb7ee3a19adc3c90
7b36bbfb
7629199f6c741141
298dfeec5112daa6
Yes 3.10.0.254 3.10 Germany
4 Mirko Böer Executable 61057ec6a86d4f31
ad6b50e7fa10bf6a
719fc18b
c8296308500ac038
691381a61909e253
Yes 3.21.0.284 3.21 10.224.1.116/32
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