How to Remove “HCWIRBLAST.DLL”

What is HCWIRBLAST.DLL?

The file named HCWIRBLAST.DLL is developed by Hauppauge Computer Works. It is primarily used by the software WinTV. The program is recognized by its original developer and receives proper security updates. It is not affected by malware or Trojan making it safe to work with. The threat level of the DLL file is pretty low at 1.

HCWIRBLAST.DLL is located in C:\Windows\System32\hcwirblast.dll. The total size of the file is 64.1 kilobytes. The latest version of the DLL file found is 7.1.26130. The non-system process is associated with most software created by its developer Hauppauge. However, the file can be removed as it creates no performance drop on the Windows operating system.

Affected Platforms: Windows XP, Vista

How to determine if your computer is infected with HCWIRBLAST.DLL malware?

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

  • Unstable internet connection
  • HCWIRBLAST.DLL 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 HCWIRBLAST.DLL 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 HCWIRBLAST.DLL malware from system using Comodo Antivirus?

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Step 2: Installation configuration frames will be displayed. Select the configuration you would like to apply.

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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 HCWIRBLAST.DLL malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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First Seen: 18 July 2008 at 6:38 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
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1 Hauppauge Computer Works Executable b967f1003fa71458
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No 2.5.24079 2.5.24079 Internal Submission
2 Hauppauge Computer Works Executable 8a2b30c18cc44095
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No 7.3.27223 7.3.27223 United States
3 Hauppauge Computer Works Executable e619968686e2c69c
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No 2.2.23299 2.2.23299 Internal Submission
4 Hauppauge Computer Works Executable a8c115af41be6cfb
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No 7.0.26021 7.0.26021 Indonesia
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