How to Remove “HookProcessCreation.dll”

What is HookProcessCreation.dll ?

The file named HookProcessCreation.dll is developed by Christina Mailat. The DLL file is digitally verified and signed. It has its signing authority provided by Thawte Consulting Pty Ltd. Even though, the file has a reputed developer and receives security updates, it is considered to be a suspicious program by scan analysis. The threat level is 2.

HookProcessCreation.dll is located in C:\Program Files\id security suite\id process manager\hookprocesscreation.dll. The actual size of the DLL program is 118.7 kilobytes. The latest version of the program available cannot be found in the records. The program is a non-system process which has no direct association with the Windows operating system and can be removed without consequences.

Affected Platform: Windows Vista,7

How to detect whether your system is affected by HookProcessCreation.dll?

Viruses can easily affect and corrupt “.exe” files causing several system malfunctions. Below are the symptoms to check if your system is infected with the malware:

  • Problem during computer startup.
  • Problem during program startup.
  • Errors while running specific functions.
  • Damaged and missing link files.
  • Conflict in the process.
  • Missing or corrupted driver files.
  • Invalid Windows registry.
  • Hardware malfunction.

To further establish the infection of malware, take the following steps:

  • Go to Task Manager by pressing the combination of keys CTRL+ALT+DEL.
  • Go to the process tab and right-click on the HookProcessCreation.dllfile and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\matlab701\bin\win32\ folder, then you should perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware infection.

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 31 December 2008 at 5:59 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 2ecd8eb47390ce95
3efcef6e11546a73
cf51553b
bd1990a4a9d9f949
37e19970958b1284
Unclassified
Malware
No N/A N/A Slovenia N/A
2 N/A Executable 2ecd8eb47390ce95
3efcef6e11546a73
cf51553b
bd1990a4a9d9f949
37e19970958b1284
Unclassified
Malware
No N/A N/A Ecuador N/A
3 N/A Executable 2ecd8eb47390ce95
3efcef6e11546a73
cf51553b
bd1990a4a9d9f949
37e19970958b1284
Unclassified
Malware
No N/A N/A Internal Submission N/A
4 N/A Executable 2ecd8eb47390ce95
3efcef6e11546a73
cf51553b
bd1990a4a9d9f949
37e19970958b1284
Unclassified
Malware
No N/A N/A United States N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 07 January 2009 at 5:54 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable bafab744cc43da80
3a8975cf3a6dd849
16f53313
be7282f01c36d383
7d301338f425e316
No N/A N/A Internal Submission
2 N/A Executable c716b38d359fff71
89371780adeaf886
9c179b3a
720f321c89469b74
f6f8e574a6ec5611
No N/A N/A Internal Submission
3 N/A Executable 40aa517f4e370e38
8e322ad83c941375
23577509
38086e41f8ccb98b
c1c89bc9789a6caa
No N/A N/A Internal Submission
4 N/A Executable a2b613d0c27c703a
1e19be5f5bc31a83
20786785
3ba737c1084e3a7f
0d3b655bd86d50e2
No N/A N/A United States
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