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 N/A Executable 19b0a971d79d0b65
d45f147c0a374461
3aa0e1eb
6ad7269115bc77e2
b20b38f811cca447
N/A Yes N/A N/A 172.58.19.23/32 N/A
3 PC Drivers HeadQuarters Executable b06bdd415bc84799
2016846ab42fd115
d68f4a12
55c4c2a7f7f6fc5e
a70dc1486e482aa5
EmailWorm.Wi
n32.Runonce.
~v001
No 8.0.1 8.0.1 Turkey N/A
4 N/A Executable 347701cad313f1aa
306a443baa34c300
4a8049fa
8223fd150cedf8f2
628be989ae98abc6
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No N/A N/A 102.186.63.73/32 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 65d28fbeaad8ab8d
e68dc4faf2b2c93f
9ceed371
be4a998c95803bbd
6a5e6f2a8d9f57c6
No 6.3.0



6.3.0



Netherlands
2 PC Drivers HeadQuarters Executable 7cecaf6488308f4d
1830c66ee19bdbe1
58dbf9d9
9303ac8c9430e3df
3e706e21130c020b
No 6.0.0.0



6.0.0.0
India
3 PC Drivers HeadQuarters Executable f64fd2193e72f055
161f55d4ffb7f785
3bb8124d
ba2dc39b96c65cab
d10d105d2bf05828
No 6.0.0.0



6.0.0.0
Vietnam
4 PC Drivers HeadQuarters Executable 6a021ef71fe5b65b
f8c3443154fe3801
fd613443
26606ba407216948
1f81eb57b711a832
No 6.0.0.0



6.0.0.0
Australia
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