How to Remove “caavcmdscan.exe”

What caavcmdscan.exe?

caavcmdscan.exe is a legitimate file process developed by CA, Ltd. This process is known as CA Anti-Virus Command Line Scanner and it belongs to CA Anti-Virus. You can locate the file in C:\Program Files. The virus is created by malware authors and is named after caavcmdscan.exe file.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

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

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

How to remove caavcmdscan.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 caavcmdscan.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 caavcmdscan.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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First Seen: 28 August 2008 at 10:41 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
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Product
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1 CA, Inc. Executable 22667e651d3721ba
06d7f03ff3409858
20bcaf3f
629d586c9e751acd
39d13ffac7364f6f
Yes Version
8.4.0.28
Version
8.4.0.28
10.224.1.22/32
2 N/A Non-executable b3d77bcd0af1bbca
a7c9f9a6cad7e84c
d4423fda
bdca576348e377b2
41dc1cc562518bf2
No N/A N/A United States
3 CA, Inc. Executable 11ede41d5fb79d65
a3c06536508a871e
7bc6e17b
2031d815501c26f3
9389b81be3033989
Yes Version
8.1.0.188
Version
8.1.0.188
Turkey
4 CA, Inc. Executable 6f89914fb139b02c
238d4b0fafdbc416
b5bb961c
26cbb59a32a68897
7d99ed54f0766f56
Yes Version
9.0.0.154
Version
9.0.0.154
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