How to Remove “cavsn.exe”

What is cavsn.exe?

cavsn.exe is a legitimate executable file developed by Comodo Group, Inc. This process is known as Comodo antivirus Scan Application and it belongs to Comodo Antivirus. It is commonly stored in C:\Program Files. Cybercriminals find a way out to mimic malicious programs in the name of cavsn.exe to spread malware infection.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

Keep an eye for the following symptoms to check if your PC is infected with cavsn.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 cavsn.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 cavsn.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 cavsn.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 cavsn.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 06 June 2008 at 4:40 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 COMODO Executable 709f7c21fa355f21
40aa38d6ff32d05c
ab424d7d
N/A Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 2, 0, 11,
41
2, 0, 11,
41
Thailand N/A
2 COMODO Executable d9af9bdbc7a46c3c
20bc27b80cfd09d4
6b584f7c
N/A Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 2, 0, 11,
41
2, 0, 11,
41
Satellite Provider N/A
3 COMODO Executable 3e177eaae3bf9739
8faa2c8abc8839f6
b4ee687f
N/A Virus.Win32.
Virut.n
No 2, 0, 11,
41
2, 0, 11,
41
Vietnam N/A
4 COMODO Executable bc8b67a054653975
ded6b18dfdd7d488
8933edb8
N/A Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 2, 0, 11,
41
2, 0, 11,
41
Iran, Islamic Republic of N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 04 June 2008 at 5:15 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 COMODO Executable cc04aa74997440b9
9dbf6bb91cee80da
b9729172
N/A No 2, 0, 11,
41
2, 0, 11,
41
Australia
2 COMODO Executable e0956ae09a640722
9cb4c088c0efbf29
7e94a3ba
N/A No 2, 0, 11,
41
2, 0, 11,
41
India
3 COMODO Executable b999217d937e80b4
87e6e29930a15a20
d1cfaac3
N/A No 2, 0, 11,
41
2, 0, 11,
41
United States
4 COMODO Executable 25a2bbd62386afbb
929b2572ee9b8c34
e20a554c
N/A No 2, 0, 11,
41
2, 0, 11,
41
Hungary
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