How to Remove “autoconv.exe”

What is autoconv.exe?

autoconv.exe is a legitimate process file popularly known as Auto File System Conversion Utility. It belongs to Windows Oeprating System, developed by Microsoft Corporation. It is located in C:\Windows\System32 by default.

Malware programmers write virus files with malicious scripts and save them as autoconv.exe with an intention to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platforms: Windows OS

How to determine if your computer is infected with autoconv.exe malware?

Look out for these symptoms to check if your PC is infected with autoconv.exe malware:

  • Unstable internet connection
  • autoconv.exe occupies extra CPU space
  • PC processing speed slows down
  • Browser often redirects to irrelevant websites
  • Browser is bombarded with hordes of popup ads
  • Computer screen freezes repeatedly

Take the following steps to diagnose your PC for possible autoconv.exe malware attack:

Step 1: Simultaneously press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.

Step 2: If you notice the file located outside C:\Windows\System32, perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

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

Step 1: Download our award-winning 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: Restart your PC after the installation gets over

Step 5: Wait for Comodo Internet Security to update the antivirus.

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

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

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 28 July 2018 at 2:56 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 6a580ae0dadb488d
fe64865bb8e12f46
c9ee85cd
9531de3242d4bbae
1da027065cf16d27
Win32.Neshta
.A
No N/A N/A 181.66.169.99/32 N/A
2 N/A Executable dbf460809ee153e7
e924f231ac2a0b4d
13b13d60
501271e7b6c52ac6
763258b2657b2dc5
Win32.Neshta
.A
No N/A N/A 181.66.169.99/32 N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 06 July 2009 at 6:49 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable b01a88451808f98c
e6f3afa0f49b827b
8a3c5530
13dddfccfb7e8dfb
b7474f747d8d02ef
No 10.0.16299
.15
(WinBuild.
160101.080
0)
10.0.16299
.15
United States
2 eMDs Executable dc846c481a007804
7852385ca63ffe5f
d9a398ae
c1b945a2f3005efe
c3cf6a8825aa9b54
No 22.1.2.69 22 United States
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable f0eeb0e6168faf4e
6be877099a083bc4
19d30276
6774827bc139e45d
68fac086977c8720
No 4.00 4.00 United States
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 141b7d7c5a331942
77c0d6a436d968f4
353a0d85
472d0b4bb0f597f1
7d8b31a1ee79e2e4
No 10.0.15063
.502
(WinBuild.
160101.080
0)
10.0.15063
.502
United States
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