How to Remove “consolemain.exe”

What is consolemain.exe?

consolemain.exe is a legitimate file process developed by Symantec Corporation. This process is known as Symantec Livestate Recovery Adavanced Server and it belongs to Symantec Livestate Recovery Management Console. You can locate the file in C:\Program Files. The virus is created by malware authors and is named after consolemain.exe file.

Affected Platforms: Windows OS

How to determine if your computer is infected with consolemain.exe malware?

Look out for these symptoms to check if your PC is infected with consolemain.exe malware:

  • Unstable internet connection
  • consolemain.exe occupies extra CPU space
  • PC processing speed slows down
  • Browser often redirects to irrelevant websites
  • Browser is bombarded with hordes of popup ads
  • Computer screen freezes repeatedly

Take the following steps to diagnose your PC for possible consolemain.exe malware attack:

Step 1: Simultaneously press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.

Step 2: If you notice the file located outside C:\Program Files, perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

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

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Step 6: Proceed with the quick scan that automatically begins after the update.

Step 7: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be notified through an alert screen.

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 30 July 2012 at 1:56 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 176d887f4d23e8da
6318ded3f8e665c7
68ca2d3c
315b0dbf72534291
4c016ea1f1d2cbc7
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 2, 0, 0,
1000
2, 0, 0,
1000
Algeria N/A
2 N/A Executable f8309b667d88bd77
68c0dcc473ad7bc3
bc5e30c5
678c78e24ec13c58
9ce57c4928fdb94d
Virus.Win32.
Virut.Ce
No 1, 0, 1, 0 1, 0, 1, 0 United States N/A
Display 4 items per page
  • 4 items per page
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4

Safe Entries

First Seen: 11 September 2008 at 6:09 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 珠海网博信息科技有限公司 Executable 64a545db6ead9e00
9a191e68bb80b963
410ff049
1cc7aa089ec468bd
ca7fd4fef87563dc
No 6.2.12.4 6.2.12.4 China
2 N/A Executable 8f6027ba95be7970
20a44fffabb321f4
2cdaa03d
dfb17a3ccd1a6063
a4331c1287ee408b
No 1, 0, 3, 8 1, 0, 3, 8 United Kingdom
3 Symantec Corporation Executable 37300d2fb9886e38
f63c09455a47c2a8
2b8a6ee2
45ca846295ac3a5a
406c4fd8ea61c3f1
Yes 6.5.0.1409
5
6.5 Internal Submission
4 N/A Executable 48d5ea3af85db989
a752637d9ef911f0
a4d3ba7e
N/A No 2, 0, 0, 4 2, 0, 0, 4 United States
Display 4 items per page
  • 4 items per page
  • 8 items per page
  • 16 items per page
  • 32 items per page
 
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