How to Remove “ashenhcd.exe”

What is ashenhcd.exe?

ashenhcd.exe is a legitimate executable file developed by ALWIL Software. This process is known as Enhanced User Interface of Avast! Antivirus and it belongs to Avast! Antivirus. It is commonly stored in C:\Program Files. Cybercriminals find a way out to mimic malicious programs in the name of ashenhcd.exe to spread malware infection.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to detect whether your system is affected by ashenhcd.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 ashenhcd.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 ashenhcd.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 ashenhcd.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.

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

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 24 March 2013 at 10:10 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 6a5278c34581787d
32ebf0eaa581416b
fab110ff
7e67ca6a2678142a
a584f0322b002189
Win32.Jeefo.
A
No 4, 7, 936,
0
4, 7, 0, 0 Russian Federation N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 15 March 2009 at 5:21 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 ALWIL Software Executable 5a4e069bed39e1a3
cfc0e5a84e54c60d
6ca4c7d7
5293532c5e529133
58fc45f256852c63
Yes 4, 8,
1356, 0
4, 8, 0, 0 Taiwan
2 ALWIL Software Executable 5a4e069bed39e1a3
cfc0e5a84e54c60d
6ca4c7d7
5293532c5e529133
58fc45f256852c63
Yes 4, 8,
1356, 0
4, 8, 0, 0 Bulgaria
3 ALWIL Software Executable 4a3c62cd34ab5b75
284b006085525866
0635c01b
e84a29704abfa3cb
1264d6fc47da99bc
Yes 4, 8,
1351, 0
4, 8, 0, 0 Iceland
4 ALWIL Software Executable 4a3c62cd34ab5b75
284b006085525866
0635c01b
e84a29704abfa3cb
1264d6fc47da99bc
Yes 4, 8,
1351, 0
4, 8, 0, 0 Bulgaria
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