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

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

Step 3: Select Customize Configuration option and arrange installers, configuration, and file location.

Step 4: Restart your PC after the installation gets over

Step 5: Wait for Comodo Internet Security to update the antivirus.

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 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
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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
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 07 September 2009 at 11:51 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable 767f70d5b79bf8d3
08318aa0da9ef0e0
adfcd5d2
27f3b6699c6243d8
089056135cef4147
No N/A N/A 10.224.1.116/32
2 N/A Executable 767f70d5b79bf8d3
08318aa0da9ef0e0
adfcd5d2
27f3b6699c6243d8
089056135cef4147
No N/A N/A 10.224.1.117/32
3 N/A Executable 767f70d5b79bf8d3
08318aa0da9ef0e0
adfcd5d2
27f3b6699c6243d8
089056135cef4147
No N/A N/A Internal Submission
4 http://www.5Hide.com Executable 2e4a4073ce0ec164
4107efb99b6e8dc6
b15a083e
82011c320cb52eaf
f1903a89754bc1fb
No 3.21 3.21 Internal Submission
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