How to Remove “aod.exe”

What is aod.exe?

aod.exe is a legitimate executable file developed by Iron Tower Studio. This process is known as AoD Binary and it belongs to The Age of Decadence. It is commonly stored in C:\Program Files. Cybercriminals find a way out to mimic malicious programs in the name of aod.exe to spread malware infection.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to detect whether your system is affected by aod.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 start-up.
  • Problem during program start-up.
  • 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 aod.exe file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Program Files, 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 aod.exe malware?

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 27 December 2008 at 2:12 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Admin Team Executable 9984148be5d2cf6e
bcedb4d528feb716
61dd5131
fc08e41b47fff927
deafaddf888444d4
Unclassified
Malware
No 1.00 1.00 10.224.1.116/32 N/A
2 dbgger@gmail.com Executable 981cd9d6fb59b5e2
6748874a94ead005
87272007
6660af75c4ab3f59
c17ebd9ab82d9d03
Unclassified
Malware
No 2, 0, 0, 0 2, 0, 0, 0 Switzerland N/A
3 dbgger@gmail.com Executable 981cd9d6fb59b5e2
6748874a94ead005
87272007
6660af75c4ab3f59
c17ebd9ab82d9d03
Unclassified
Malware
No 2, 0, 0, 0 2, 0, 0, 0 United States N/A
4 Admin Team Executable 9984148be5d2cf6e
bcedb4d528feb716
61dd5131
fc08e41b47fff927
deafaddf888444d4
Unclassified
Malware
No 1.00 1.00 Internal Submission N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 12 August 2009 at 12:48 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 ljpbxh@163.com Executable 6ea5194253b1a342
00709aab271ece9f
2ff76c60
c1802d299d13cc41
9ceaccb4ead7c30f
No 1, 3, 2, 1 1, 3, 2, 1 Internal Submission
2 N/A Executable d3138b15815de338
5faef5353792bc1c
254db3e8
d7b2678750a9861f
c31f4676915a5981
No N/A N/A Internal Submission
3 N/A Executable cda0a23852536a0c
113a24578474c203
6345d77b
c4ac0e49b1d23594
448f4532bb333ee0
No N/A N/A 10.100.19.9/32
4 GTek Technologies Ltd. Executable bc922c824c0a09eb
a3873dd2e52acacd
7c46c738
5032b9e6bb5a97dc
8e1af266c8ae73cb
No 1.0.0.75 1, 0, 0,
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