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: 22 November 2011 at 2:38 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 PC Drivers HeadQuarters LP Executable 19b0a971d79d0b65
d45f147c0a374461
3aa0e1eb
6ad7269115bc77e2
b20b38f811cca447
N/A Yes 9.1.4.58 9.1.4.58 172.58.19.23/32 N/A
2 PC Drivers HeadQuarters Executable b06bdd415bc84799
2016846ab42fd115
d68f4a12
55c4c2a7f7f6fc5e
a70dc1486e482aa5
EmailWorm.Wi
n32.Runonce.
~v001
No 8.0.1 8.0.1 Turkey N/A
3 PC Drivers HeadQuarters Executable 92f8382aa1f27a57
a0de38fe3891a94a
9801760a
64cbda5d48753674
b866eb7e9e85409b
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 8.0.1 8.0.1 India N/A
4 PC Drivers HeadQuarters Executable dae85ac7d4a32e59
2c523cda19c1887d
de750676
acd6090f5dc1fe58
4997a60e42f6750c
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 7 7 Serbia N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 28 April 2012 at 2:37 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 PC Drivers HeadQuarters Executable 1f390fbb4a9715f3
cc9f6124e67765bf
06d6b1f2
b6feea786613098a
b9537b3dbbafdda9
Yes 8.1 8.1 Internal Submission
2 PC Drivers HeadQuarters LP Executable 9a7bc61875bc06cb
5d8585dc7c17ae8f
4328d355
9fa85407489c0650
b12d97ebc1750d8e
Yes 10.1.2.34 10.1.2.34 United Kingdom
3 PC Drivers HeadQuarters Executable dac12a4f6e14dc8c
cc50055448135876
c050f547
2f87d3ec3ef520e3
6ff4bb0399bf90d4
Yes 8.1 8.1 Germany
4 PC Drivers HeadQuarters Executable 831ea229c35e9f8d
8ee67ee8d1aa4d05
a67a3736
70bb3bc739e6e6de
db7c1e11ce324cf9
Yes 8.1 8.1 Slovakia
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