How to Remove “bagent.exe”

What is bagent.exe?

bagent.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as Quicken Background Agent. It belongs to Quicken 2003 and was developed by Intuit, Inc. It is commonly stored in C:\Program Files. Malware programmers or cybercriminals write different types of malicious programs and name them as bagent.exe to spread virus.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to check if your computer is infected with bagent.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 bagent.exe malware:

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • bagent.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 bagent.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 bagent.exe malware.

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

Ideally, replacing the existing bagent.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 bagent.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 15 March 2009 at 7:44 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Intuit Inc. Executable 7155fad7042488c4
ce6255541f128a23
b3495c97
c49364f1ec985407
0e6de4f13fb210e2
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.A
No 008.000.00
0.000
008.000.00
0.000
United States N/A
2 Intuit Inc. Executable 66dfe19b6b85760e
e8630c2eeb04423d
12a3ca2d
a77f7039b71818ac
5e6f906902b010f6
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.A
No 008.000.00
0.000
008.000.00
0.000
Canada N/A
3 N/A Executable f6077caf4f9d9134
f5fac5e690964515
8cd24dbc
f6a53908457d9d74
d1c1aa4fbab75205
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No N/A N/A Canada N/A
4 Intuit Inc. Executable 98f55f285bed8098
4bc227402d3d11a4
4eb32536
90aeef27361011e2
8979c2e8c6b78ff6
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.A
No 008.000.00
0.000
008.000.00
0.000
United States N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 04 June 2008 at 7:52 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Intuit Inc. Executable b4ad839df9ede2c4
429df0bc9d9f8824
bbd285ef
645e6ed3099c9a4c
0c234319c03aad99
No 17.1.4.1 17.1.4.1 Canada
2 Intuit Inc. Executable 0ac3ee4bc6055d3a
537aede06dfe5ab3
ebf391df
93a604641a752b50
1c2f0b6410c386d6
Yes 18.1.7.8 18.1.7.8 United States
3 Intuit Inc. Executable 876610e6ff7515a2
b0f8fd6771365bab
39931b38
ef6a74304e7b6348
92dbf03a5f65cafe
Yes 17.1.1.110 17.1.1.110 Internal Submission
4 Intuit Inc. Executable 69f7da2e5164d9d6
4f4c2f0c927cd6b7
950c52fe
430481c4b86ce72e
1b41cec9b482c53d
Yes 19.1.8.8 19.1.8.8 United States
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