How to Remove “cavsub.exe”

What is cavsub.exe?

cavsub.exe is a legitimate executable file developed by Comodo Group, Inc. This process is known as cavsub.exe 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 cavsub.exe to spread malware infection.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to detect whether your system is affected by cavsub.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 cavsub.exe file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Program files, 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 cavsub.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 cavsub.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 cavsub.exe malware or any other threats, you will be prompted with an alert screen upon scanning.

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 09 June 2008 at 9:27 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable e2eaf94df155a900
9054d550b476fe75
188a598a
b7fe1406cbc0c2bb
ddb606bc56906b4b
TrojWare.Win
32.Patched.P
No N/A N/A Brazil N/A
2 COMODO Executable 00fcd1de10ea3898
fa0cd73f2991aada
247b95c8
17e1b9c03be318df
3a48d6a951d64ab6
Virus.Win32.
Virut.j2
No 1.1.0.1 1.1.0.1 United States N/A
3 COMODO Executable 593f7aaf8cc76d31
74f7c5b3dcae31cf
44031839
08bd3290abb16c1a
e78121e60a6ecf40
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 1.1.0.1 1.1.0.1 India N/A
4 COMODO Executable 8ef6bf51cc729ecb
bb572af0728042a8
955d86b4
f9000a5c39a07d7a
3f96ccc8090b9920
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 1.1.0.1 1.1.0.1 Philippines N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 04 September 2008 at 7:33 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable ff27ea0f7098dd89
538254f394d872ff
fffe2d4c
3f5b858ec45838fb
f53f270708afd0ee
No N/A N/A United States
2 N/A Executable 350a162b9800de3c
e53034e24bdd5c11
942e7764
0e3e9437d5d4a68c
dd28b759bd9144d6
No N/A N/A Mexico
3 COMODO Executable 8be8ad4bc3b1eaf5
8d273da7d88295d9
9d3eb63b
542848522b99b9f0
5cbc527c55928846
No 1.1.0.1 1.1.0.1 Internal Submission
4 COMODO Executable fbfed8d147081904
c0213a6e43c5eee8
bb47217c
N/A No 1.1.0.1 1.1.0.1 India
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