How to Remove “DriverDetective.exe”

What is Driverdetective.exe?


Driverdetective.exe is a legitimate file. It is a software program that belongs to PC Drivers Headquarters Inc. It is used to detect problems in driver. It is generally stored in files C:\Program Files\PC Drivers HeadQuarters\Driver Detective\. The malware programmers or cyber criminials write programs and name it as driverdetective.exe to spread infection via internet to damage the software and hardware.
 
Affected OS/Platform: Windows 
 

How to find if the system is affected by Driverdetective.exe malware

 
When the system performance is low or if it redirects to some unwanted websites, check the task manager by pressing the combination of keys Ctrl+Alt+DEL and go to the process tab and check for the driverdetective.exe file then right click on that and see if its location is C:\Program Files\PC Drivers HeadQuarters\Driver Detective\  then the system is safe and secure, if the file is located somewhere else then the file is affected by Driverdetective.exe malware.
 
 
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Malware Entries

First Seen: 24 June 2008 at 1:58 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 PC Drivers HeadQuarters Executable d1ad7ad8c9569a4a
98bd82fabe853888
e3ba7fea
79d7cc32e61a08d8
fac8e85c601d7885
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 6.2.200



6.2.200
India N/A
2 PC Drivers HeadQuarters Executable 89d5b0685c247bc9
47ede0462e8f488e
75ec1835
N/A TrojWare.Win
32.TrojanDow
nloader.Tiny
.bps
No 6.2.200



6.2.200
India N/A
3 N/A Executable 413dfa14975cba1c
6baec9fd8fef7b10
cf11721d
01cc6f098ca94182
9656f466cbf1c7c8
TrojWare.Win
32.TrojanSpy
.Banbra.~d4
No N/A N/A India N/A
4 N/A Executable 1de99534ad78f001
278b0f17be5f2d64
7f927943
a2bb602cb120585b
8c633913b5beb1aa
ApplicUnwnt No N/A N/A Internal Submission N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 09 June 2008 at 8:24 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 PC Drivers HeadQuarters Executable 9f1eb7adc8aa9bc0
a5ddfd93a31ba1a2
49b901aa
N/A No 6.0.0.0



6.0.0.0
United States
2 PC Drivers HeadQuarters Executable 782f04477227ed08
8bd80aeb1a54d8c9
dae1cbea
d1ad1cdd566827c9
68de452a95675358
Yes 6.2.200 6.2.200 India
3 PC Drivers HeadQuarters Executable f2af9b60955eaf03
13b42ce5e4d7c035
cd0b2b8a
N/A No 6.2.200



6.2.200
United Kingdom
4 PC Drivers HeadQuarters LP Executable 9a7bc61875bc06cb
5d8585dc7c17ae8f
4328d355
9fa85407489c0650
b12d97ebc1750d8e
Yes 10.1.2.34 10.1.2.34 United Kingdom
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