How to remove the autochk virus
Most antivirus programs identify autochk.dll as malware, for instance Kaspersky identifies it as Trojan-Spy.Win32.Agent.amjg or Trojan.Win32.Scar.heh, and TrendMicro identifies it as TROJ_AGENT.BBEJ or TROJ_OPACHKI.AE.
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Autochk.dll file information
Description: autochk.dll is located in the folder C:\Windows\System32.
Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 24,064 bytes (40% of all occurrences), 22,016 bytes and 5 more variants.
A .dll file (Dynamic Link Library) is a special type of Windows program containing functions that other programs can call. This .dll file can be injected to all running processes and can change or manipulate their behavior. Program starts upon Windows startup (see Registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run). File autochk.dll is not a Windows core file. The program has no visible window. The service has no detailed description. It can change the behavior of other programs or manipulate other programs. There is no description of the program. autochk.dll is able to record inputs and manipulate other programs. Therefore the technical security rating is 79% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
Recommended: Identify autochk.dll related errors
Important: Some malware camouflages itself as autochk.dll, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the autochk.dll process on your PC to see if it is a threat. We recommend Security Task Manager for verifying your computer's security. This was one of the Top Download Picks of The Washington Post and PC World.
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