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?

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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: 25 January 2012 at 11:19 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 85619e013c881d85
b8e3825853cc15b9
e428ee71
cf42e33c2d85bb4f
0a5ceba4e82f1c22
Unclassified
Malware
No N/A N/A Internal Submission N/A
2 N/A Executable 4ec668c200126e8d
b4423c4892e75854
244d7526
e1be8a1b91e08b2b
1e175d959a6c09c3
TrojWare.Win
32.Spy.Delf.
IP
No N/A N/A United States N/A
3 N/A Executable 1c4ad6d46712fb42
5db75fdeabaf109e
0441858b
334bd60793376332
3067e9c350bed900
Unclassified
Malware
No N/A N/A 10.224.1.115/32 N/A
4 N/A Executable fa5149afab78592f
f7c9675985e5430a
b6ef7997
35e40f601aa042ba
9992e3c6c8eacda0
Unclassified
Malware
No N/A N/A Internal Submission N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 11 February 2010 at 12:38 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable fe02e72246727a82
1f7087c4be5e6cde
464d83c2
fe10c9493f237f75
20b4224d1abb82f4
No N/A N/A Internal Submission
2 http://www.HideDragon.com Executable 05cc60a480cd6aba
074c6844972693ad
abc30759
6216f07192c47dc3
c653c4a668f3240e
No 3.9 3.9 Internal Submission
3 N/A Executable c1e3d104752d5a74
5b1f65f2bb879205
8fc98124
fd9f91df7abf8767
cee01f771840e1e1
No N/A N/A Internal Submission
4 N/A Executable 01c765001b1dcfcb
43fef19b84ec3512
43827887
ab711403a6aa4acb
a5a2e1a04d13d0e5
Yes N/A N/A Internal Submission
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