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 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 LP Executable b0173f0a451e42df
a5bc96f7fff678f1
972d37f7
fed7332849934ce9
658895530a3949c7
Application.
Win32.Agent.
wfuzx
Yes 10.1.2.34 10.1.2.34 Australia N/A
3 N/A Executable 632ede4424123cf0
219d634e4f9cdc81
f58ffe1b
b333df15545f2caa
48cedd814241a002
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No N/A N/A Poland N/A
4 PC Drivers HeadQuarters Executable b06bdd415bc84799
2016846ab42fd115
d68f4a12
55c4c2a7f7f6fc5e
a70dc1486e482aa5
EmailWorm.Wi
n32.Runonce.
~v001
No 8.0.1 8.0.1 Turkey 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 7cecaf6488308f4d
1830c66ee19bdbe1
58dbf9d9
9303ac8c9430e3df
3e706e21130c020b
No 6.0.0.0



6.0.0.0
India
2 PC Drivers HeadQuarters Executable 6a021ef71fe5b65b
f8c3443154fe3801
fd613443
26606ba407216948
1f81eb57b711a832
No 6.0.0.0



6.0.0.0
Australia
3 PC Drivers HeadQuarters LP Executable 9a7bc61875bc06cb
5d8585dc7c17ae8f
4328d355
9fa85407489c0650
b12d97ebc1750d8e
Yes 10.1.2.34 10.1.2.34 United Kingdom
4 PC Drivers HeadQuarters Executable dac12a4f6e14dc8c
cc50055448135876
c050f547
2f87d3ec3ef520e3
6ff4bb0399bf90d4
Yes 8.1 8.1 Germany
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