How to Remove “ashDisp.exe”

What is ashDisp.exe?

ashDisp.exe is a legitimate executable file developed by ALWIL Software. This process is known as avast! service GUI component  and it belongs to the software avast! Antivirus. It is commonly stored in C:\Program files. Cybercriminals find a way out to mimic malicious programs in the name of ashDisp.exe to spread malware infection.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to detect whether your system is affected by ashDisp.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 ashDisp.exe file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Program files folder, 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 ashDisp.exe malware?

Comodo Antivirus protects your system from malware attacks and also removes any existing infections. Following are the steps to effectively purge out the ashDisp.exe malware from your system.

Step 1: Download and install Comodo 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: Restart your PC.

Step 5: Wait until the Comodo Internet Security updates the antivirus.

Step 6: Initiate a quick scan that instantly begins after the update.

Step 7: If the system is infected with ashDisp.exe malware or any other threats, you will be prompted with an alert screen upon scanning.
Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove ashDisp.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 01 April 2008 at 3:37 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 ALWIL Software Executable 422ad69cc3653109
ebeec792439343c7
bcd33260
fa0532be39d8fb75
63718b006e6a867c
TrojWare.Win
32.Patched.C
No 4, 7, 997,
0
4, 7, 0, 0 Internal Submission N/A
2 ALWIL Software Executable 818be206ad7af5b7
64b57025d523d796
4e514e95
239f88ef5ad56814
af4e1988119c1c41
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 4, 7,
1098, 0
4, 7, 0, 0 Egypt N/A
3 ALWIL Software Executable 8d40e0ec27e4d150
4c67f29de58ebe16
6d10c8bf
becf7c6fe5794f83
854cd8aad19313e1
Worm.Win32.G
ael.A
No 4, 8,
1367, 0
4, 8, 0, 0 Russian Federation N/A
4 ALWIL Software Executable edf92184a8aa5d61
8d2fb603de5e8786
7c123437
17af0038f10b121d
30a92be407d32a03
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 4, 8,
1201, 0
4, 8, 0, 0 Egypt N/A
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31

Safe Entries

First Seen: 04 June 2008 at 7:30 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 ALWIL Software Executable 37fdcba78ac9e063
1b73797d095453fd
757b95a7
88d86112dd9f2bb6
a603674706c7e846
Yes 4, 7,
1098, 0
4, 7, 0, 0 Internal Submission
2 ALWIL Software Executable 142096cc4db854f1
cad256664395f6bf
51764662
fc242dbd786557ac
641726dc5c13f060
Yes 4, 8,
1335, 0
4, 8, 0, 0 Internal Submission
3 ALWIL Software Executable b55dd3010bebaa64
91ea29e7092b1458
0c7f871d
0b75e6ec8adc572d
55f9b05a46fe3de3
Yes 4, 7, 985,
0
4, 7, 0, 0 Romania
4 ALWIL Software Executable d2123086c71c4af3
47773147b4682f76
dbef5c80
b7879e125645dc2f
ed70b0bd6e694f6c
Yes 4, 8,
1281, 0
4, 8, 0, 0 Bosnia and Herzegovina
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