How to Remove “att2cat.exe”

What is att2cat.exe?

att2cat.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as Mechanical Desktop Common. It belongs to Mechanical Desktop and was developed by Autodesk, Inc. It is commonly stored in C:\Program files.

Malware programmers or cybercriminals write different types of malicious programs and name them as att2cat.exe to spread virus.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to check if your computer is infected with att2cat.exe malware?       

Each malware is different and causes unique problems to the system. You will notice one or several of the following symptoms if your system is infected with att2cat.exe malware:

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • att2cat.exe file is taking more of your CPU memory 
  • System performance is very low
  • Browser is redirected to some strange websites
  • Interference of annoying popup ads
  • Other malwares infiltrate into the system

To further establish the malware infection, 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 att2cat.exe and open the file location

If the file is located outside C:\Program files, then it is likely that the system is affected with att2cat.exe malware.

How to remove att2cat.exe malware from system using Comodo Antivirus?

Ideally, replacing the existing att2cat.exe file on your computer with a different version procured from the internet is advisable. To remove the
file using Comodo's trusted and effective antivirus software, follow the steps below:

Step 1: Download the award-winning Comodo Free 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: Once the Installation is Finished, restart your PC.

Step 5: It will take some time for the Comodo Internet Security to update the antivirus.

Step 6: Proceed with a quick scan that automatically begins after the update.

Step 7: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be prompted with an alert screen.

Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove att2cat.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 23 September 2011 at 12:15 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Autodesk, Inc. Executable 61692a7cb8c9b2fa
f982a89f050f99ab
3d62ceb8
66a8a4b532682013
fed6900c8b472c5d
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 13.0.59.0 2009 India N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 18 August 2009 at 1:09 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable 10bd37a6e3e707ba
d2ec5461af4e8ac4
42835503
8fc53e041485f877
f7e18a255825c019
Yes N/A N/A Algeria
2 Autodesk, Inc. Executable 0c67885e849d51cf
5cb27da8efe4e0e1
b571a7d1
09dc5a1bb691da46
6dc1000c320189f7
No 12.0.58.0 2008 Italy
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