How to Remove “HPeDiag.dll”

What is HpeDiag.dll?

The file named HPeDiag.dll is developed by Hewlett Packard Incorporation. The program is digitally verified and signed by VeriSign Inc. The developer releases prompt security updates making it safe to work with. There are no malware or Trojan attacks associated with the DLL program. It has a threat level of 1.

HPeDiag.dll is located in C:\Program Files\hp\common\hpediag.dll. The total size of the file is 347.3 kilobytes. The latest version of the file available is 1.1.6.0. The DLL file is essential for Hewlett Packard related software program to work. However, it is not important for Windows operating system and can be disabled at any point without negative consequences.

Affected Platforms: Windows 7,8,10

How to determine if your computer is infected with HpeDiag.dllmalware?

Look out for these symptoms to check if your PC is infected with HpeDiag.dllmalware:

  • Unstable internet connection
  • HpeDiag.dlloccupies 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 HpeDiag.dllmalware 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.

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 10 February 2012 at 3:44 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Hewlett-Packard Executable cd45547e31ec4d93
9a9b0b9569a5f4a0
03713110
028bb326ce4947a7
95528b6454123dd6
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No 1, 0, 18,
0
1, 0, 18,
0
103.54.43.101/32 N/A
2 Hewlett-Packard Executable ed1ea9770c94d2ca
427e77149d9f66be
3a42db64
bb025dd3e8307bbb
905c541769396028
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No 1, 0, 18,
0
1, 0, 18,
0
Vietnam N/A
3 Hewlett-Packard Executable 96762dc5638aeac1
5905b10339cda6b2
1577a6dd
c9c09456bf6a5fa8
22bd542a97376df2
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No 1, 0, 18,
0
1, 0, 18,
0
Indonesia N/A
4 Hewlett-Packard Executable 42d5e124179c2714
23b897771558481e
c0b840c2
39dba6797faa3f18
2697ac9d621c1496
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No 1, 0, 18,
0
1, 0, 18,
0
105.112.98.84/32 N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 04 June 2008 at 6:11 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Hewlett-Packard Executable 389117667bc761e9
f6da17400d9d067f
26ffdea8
72d793a19144dbb4
ed16a788a2550cdf
Yes 1, 1, 6, 0 1, 1, 6, 0 United States
2 Hewlett-Packard Executable 718afd72fbfd7e89
19699bb0e20b4861
4d4a2545
5f97bff21e196299
26b844e1652b2849
Yes 1, 1, 6, 0 1, 1, 6, 0 10.100.130.14/32
3 Hewlett-Packard Executable a03c1a17b8a0128a
a2749c43cbaf2541
9a516df6
ce129dd5022d6ea6
bbbb6076ad486af1
Yes 1, 0, 18,
0
1, 0, 18,
0
10.224.1.59/32
4 Hewlett-Packard Executable 1c68507a134f2075
44fc86e0366c84d9
4e4b7ab8
cd36ed439252a3e2
8708f4f7e7e17229
Yes 1, 1, 3, 0 1, 1, 3, 0 10.100.19.18/32
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  • 16 items per page
  • 32 items per page
 
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