How to Remove “apdproxy.exe”

What is apdproxy.exe?

apdproxy.exe is a legitimate file process also called as Adobe Photoshop Album Starter Edition developed by Adobe Systems. It is associated with software Adobe Photoshop Album Starter Edition. You can locate the file in C:\Program Files.

The virus is created by malware authors and are named after apdproxy.exe file.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

Keep an eye for the following symptoms to check if your PC is infected with apdproxy.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 apdproxy.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 apdproxy.exe malware from system with Comodo Cleaning Essentials?

Comodo Cleaning Essentials (CCE) incorporates 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 apdproxy.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 apdproxy.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 07 April 2008 at 1:58 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable aa52e8494266c839
13fe11a24f8d5909
3b0ec25e
edb626abee228f85
0cb69ebd08e2be2a
TrojWare.Win
32.Powp.Gen
No N/A N/A Sweden N/A
2 Adobe Systems Incorporated Executable c5e2722aa1e5257c
67803667ff5872b1
df3d4f21
4b18fa329fa3feb6
d51c9a70b392c93f
Virus.Win32.
Virut.q
No 3.0.0.6698
4
3.0.0.6698
4
United Kingdom N/A
3 Adobe Systems Incorporated Executable 40b2938accb6ff34
294f67effeecd24d
04398cff
992f4338dc318004
aeecebd069e07b0d
P2PWorm.Win3
2.Bacteraloh
.h
No 3.0.0.4981
5
3.0.0.4981
5
Russian Federation N/A
4 Adobe Systems Incorporated Executable d444381e9dd3a43f
0b3f93988bc753af
2b4afe58
d4f0adb06bd462b7
e0ff77f9f89d1312
Virus.Win32.
Virut.Ce
No 3.0.0.5186
4
3.0.0.5186
4
Honduras N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 04 July 2008 at 4:28 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Adobe Systems Incorporated Executable 9c43d1abfa1ab094
bc25a68ec4ec4a40
e5e76ea9
fd5f202b1fc78017
35c9743b6a38e515
No 3.0.0.5323
7
3.0.0.5323
7
United States
2 Adobe Systems Incorporated Executable 320c6d53ab9096b2
7367aef53707a0da
d314ed2c
617fa5be646b5e8d
6670fd4710acd2d3
No 3.0.0.4981
5
3.0.0.4981
5
Hungary
3 Adobe Systems Incorporated Executable fb65ca0f7e8fbe6d
011e187ad26e0fbe
e2263892
e0fc25157263dd61
77af313ae35dbfe8
No 3.0.0.6698
4
3.0.0.6698
4
Netherlands
4 Adobe Systems Incorporated Executable df6107632be1d745
321126d6e6a465ad
ff3e6b91
9635a9d4ed138d86
c1894d378998e99a
Yes 3.2.0.8045
5
3.2.0.8045
5
Japan
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