How to Remove “avengine.exe”

What is avengine.exe?

avengine.exe is a legitimate executable file developed by Panda Software International. This process is known as Enhanced On-Access Antivirus Scanner Process and it belongs to the Panda Antimalware File Protection software. It is commonly stored in C:\Program Files.
Cybercriminals find a way out to mimic malicious programs in the name of avengine.exe to spread malware infection.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to detect whether your system is affected by avengine.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 avengine.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 avengine.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 avengine.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 avengine.exe malware or any other threats, you will be prompted with an alert screen upon scanning.

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 06 January 2014 at 6:55 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Panda Software International Executable 25749281adb45a5d
f5dbea60ca77b56d
db72936c
3d19c4e553c061e7
9f664c3fd0f7150f
Win32.Jeefo.
A
No 2, 0,
1840, 26
2.0.1840.2
5
Poland N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 05 June 2008 at 2:26 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Panda Security, S.L. Executable 1c881fa9c8658f04
8860173ba977c0af
6b7e4be7
cc85a36eb009f45a
53ff5344ccefd58e
Yes 2, 3,
1512, 0
2, 3, 5, 3 10.224.21.40/32
2 Panda Security, S.L. Executable c585eb2dfeb67723
841abb737e63de88
123cdf63
7e205b446fe9fb5a
d6f919074fa8e1a6
Yes 2, 3,
1511, 0
2, 3, 4, 4 198.20.167.84/32
3 Panda Security, S.L. Executable 1c881fa9c8658f04
8860173ba977c0af
6b7e4be7
cc85a36eb009f45a
53ff5344ccefd58e
Yes 2, 3,
1512, 0
2, 3, 5, 3 37.204.235.74/32
4 Panda Software Executable c0064dc1dd25b00f
294182a602065561
00143ac0
546436f8c9029951
fe31c09797ae088c
No 1, 3,
2085, 7
1.3.2085.7 Internal Submission
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