How to Remove “Dxdiag.exe”

What is Dxdiag.exe?

Dxdiag.exe is a component file of Windows operating system and is used as a diagnostic tool to check the video or sound related problems in hardware. Dxdiag.exe is located in c:\windows. It is a very essential file for video and sound devices. So hacker or Cyber criminals write malware programs and name it as dxdiag.exe which is then spread via interent to infect the system.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

It is a legitimate file for Windows operating system. If you find the system performance getting very low or if the process usage is very high, the system have high chances of being affected by virus. Check the location of the file by going to the task manager by presssing the combination of keys ALT+CTRL+DEL then right click on the dxdiag.exe process and check the location of the file, if it is in c:\Windows then the file is safe and secure, if the file is located elsewhere then the system is affected by virus.

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 30 April 2018 at 7:24 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 1264c09dae661d88
e2cb399dce9c2c79
70eebf3a
0fac06afec821e22
869ba71c6467bf71
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
Nigeria N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 57177e5c0871f6ec
2cbea9022fde6c6c
ea2eb4ff
08b9d7c63163a955
af953439e4f244bc
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
Indonesia N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 47b7a6adb8428fef
af2e7b21f03da45d
c4b86e52
2007e835174566a6
a2c4c6d547a473be
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
Syrian Arab Republic N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable d9b1fcf6bd421179
8ed9d011d1a691e6
3cf0c80f
a9e028d3d7e3db10
50ac57d91edae2b3
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
197.33.188.71/32 N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 19 July 2008 at 8:22 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable d1c7745de504badb
431f1ea0ef36caef
5b4a0aa8
41995c62f1cf7b11
d8ae123442a29d99
No 5.3.000000
1.0904
built by:
private/La
b06_dev(DX
BLD00)
5.3.000000
1.0904
10.108.51.216/32
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 62ea942523332cb3
93cc47e7a03dfa15
d07c04fa
9f89da8b72bfb239
ada950be079a2209
No 4.08.00.04
00
4.08.00.04
00
United States
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 1af2ff172bacb283
fe95391cd12e4fe6
be23b64c
b5c73866eb998af0
c1d5d1173336db59
No 4.09.00.09
04
4.09.00.09
04
10.108.51.216/32
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable e4dcae364ac6c9b3
43a7c9837c41d263
2e50e261
bda44e66a11a0922
a121c25cccfb87ba
No 10.0.17758
.1
(WinBuild.
160101.080
0)
10.0.17758
.1
China
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