How to Remove “HookLib.dll”

What is HookLib.dll?

The file named HookLib.dll is developed by Grindinsoft LLC. The program is digitally verified and signed by the organization. The signing authority is provided by Verisign incorporation. The reputed signature ensures that it receives proper security updates to safeguard against malware attacks. The threat level of the file is 1.

HookLib.dll is located in C:\Program Files\gridinsoft trojan killer\hooklib.dll. The total size of the file is 58.8 kilobytes.

The latest version of the program available is 2.2.5.6. The program is used by the software Trojan Killer. It is a non-system process. The file can be removed from tasks if found to be hijacked without affecting the Windows operating system. 

Affected Platforms: Windows OS(Vista, 7, 8, 10)

How to determine if your computer is infected with HookLib.dll malware?

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

  • Unstable internet connection
  • HookLib.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 HookLib.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\gridinsoft trojan killer\hooklib.dll, perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

How to remove HookLib.dll malware from system using Comodo Antivirus?

Step 1: Download our award-winning Free Antivirus

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

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 24 June 2008 at 4:20 pm
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Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 77cbfccf49c46a0e
65e5093588213743
a95f58ed
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Unclassified
Malware
No N/A N/A Internal Submission N/A
2 N/A Executable 85619e013c881d85
b8e3825853cc15b9
e428ee71
cf42e33c2d85bb4f
0a5ceba4e82f1c22
Unclassified
Malware
No N/A N/A Internal Submission N/A
3 N/A Executable 4ec668c200126e8d
b4423c4892e75854
244d7526
e1be8a1b91e08b2b
1e175d959a6c09c3
TrojWare.Win
32.Spy.Delf.
IP
No N/A N/A United States N/A
4 N/A Executable fce788b07d1ae7fe
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b800b7b6
3ee7c91013a5caae
ad4346092495c548
Unclassified
Malware
No N/A N/A Ukraine N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 05 January 2009 at 10:21 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable 6429b8b2d62eda68
c5076f2c84f7b7eb
c21907d1
6d6c4ea1d55512f0
d89169c909049fb4
No N/A N/A Internal Submission
2 N/A Executable fe02e72246727a82
1f7087c4be5e6cde
464d83c2
fe10c9493f237f75
20b4224d1abb82f4
No N/A N/A Internal Submission
3 N/A Executable 8c70806754ed87f1
9cd757204211dc43
871f3d12
9eaa0f1671b29eea
4b191949f33ee1e0
No N/A N/A Switzerland
4 N/A Executable c1e3d104752d5a74
5b1f65f2bb879205
8fc98124
fd9f91df7abf8767
cee01f771840e1e1
No N/A N/A Internal Submission
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