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: 10 July 2008 at 1:01 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 413dfa14975cba1c
6baec9fd8fef7b10
cf11721d
01cc6f098ca94182
9656f466cbf1c7c8
TrojWare.Win
32.TrojanSpy
.Banbra.~d4
No N/A N/A Portugal 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 LP Executable 16ef79972c19bf40
33a7c3dcfe54e800
fe6e774d
90fe058ce26bf780
6058a3d68d3349b1
ApplicUnwnt Yes 10.1.2.44 10.1.2.44 United States N/A
4 PC Drivers HeadQuarters Executable 92f8382aa1f27a57
a0de38fe3891a94a
9801760a
64cbda5d48753674
b866eb7e9e85409b
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 8.0.1 8.0.1 India N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 20 September 2008 at 3:25 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 PC Drivers HeadQuarters Executable 362102cbd13fb6cf
80e1fc381743ee96
1e5831b9
06c774ef46cd8e32
3117c915d97c59cc
Yes 8.0.1 8.0.1 Belarus
2 PC Drivers HeadQuarters Executable 1cbbdbacca6f3ae7
e62982ab711eb916
efc2c307
6e113a7c1264c641
f7d283fba5b8b079
Yes 8.0.0 8.0.0 Poland
3 PC Drivers HeadQuarters Executable 1f390fbb4a9715f3
cc9f6124e67765bf
06d6b1f2
b6feea786613098a
b9537b3dbbafdda9
Yes 8.1 8.1 Internal Submission
4 PC Drivers HeadQuarters Executable bb14980be85653d2
3aeb8ae5214f2a9e
a8af23f6
0f571d2f40799e80
39e6bd8df8dadfed
Yes 7 7 United Kingdom
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