How to Remove “atlas.exe”

What is atlas.exe?

atlas.exe is a legitimate file process developed by GIGABYTE Technologies. This process is known as atlas.exe  and it belongs to ATLAS. You can locate the file in C:\Windows\System32. The virus is created by malware authors and is named after atlas.exe file.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

Keep an eye for the following symptoms to check if your PC is infected with atlas.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 atlas.exe file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Windows\System32, then you should take measures to get rid of the malware.

How to remove atlas.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 atlas.exe malware using CCE, 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 atlas.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 12 September 2008 at 9:39 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 59660498d0f4694c
14ba61708ab00f55
329ddf83
02a878f247499f84
8d6a96135684548c
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No N/A N/A Russian Federation N/A
2 N/A Executable 4ff8b82e4bc50e25
7506c4b4b0201664
c7a8955d
N/A Virus.Win32.
Parite.gen
No N/A N/A Bulgaria N/A
3 N/A Executable a5d0f15e02124ee8
57d7b3ea40479f7c
139a7853
99257ff3f9f0fa2c
691800090800eb27
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 1.0.0.0 1.0.0.0 197.39.39.93/32 N/A
4 N/A Executable 8dd5353e94407ea2
453c746cb0cc4697
acb38ca3
125a95dd7fcadae4
f9b49ae7ae36b601
Worm.Win32.V
BNA.b
No 01,00,0,
0000
01,00,0,
0000
Brazil N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 16 July 2008 at 6:26 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable 2f1d5b3c17722ef8
6588d9c03a626af6
4ca10af1
ca5f4d8410059e6f
218dd5be549f0a6b
No N/A N/A Germany
2 McLaren Electronic Systems Ltd Executable 84e46cc2d1e18aaa
ecca03ba4c004170
2604687c
c6615dabcba3ed5c
d96b13a86512cd7c
No 8.21.3749 ATLAS
8.21.3749
United Kingdom
3 Copyright (C) 2005-2006, Gitashenasi, www.gitashenasi.com Executable ea96658fd4e0fc51
3e61ed94a034693c
056cf5d5
3683630a8422c013
0945cbf735c70471
No 1, 0, 0, 1 1, 0, 0, 1 Iran, Islamic Republic of
4 AstraZeneca Executable f3d1abf13ff8ced7
dc52e80a7b431e86
273045e9
73933abec8d8c9f2
e1886835840e33a9
No 2.0.16.0 1.0.0.3 Brazil
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