How to Remove “IDriver.exe”

What is IDriver.exe?

IDriver.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as InstallDriver Module and belongs to software InstallDriver Module and was developed by Macrovision. It is commonly stored in C:\Program files.  The malware programmers or cyber criminals write different types of malicious programs and name it as IDriver.exe to damage the software and hardware.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to check if your computer is infected with IDriver.exe malware? 

Malicious authors try to infect the systems with different types of malicious programs. Each form of malicious software is designed to infect the system that creates different issues and impact on the system. One can notice the following changes once the system is infected with IDriver.exe malware

  • If the internet connection fluctuation is high 
  • If the IDriver.exe file is taking more of your CPU memory 
  • If the system performance is very low
  • If the system is redirected to some strange websites 
  • If the system is getting some annoying popup ads 
  • If the system freezes quiet often
  • If it invites other malware to infect and damage the system and exploits the same to collect the user private informaton

When one of these happens then you can be sure that your system is infected with setup.exe  malware. To confirm that go to task manager by pressing the combination of keys ctrl+alt+del and go to the process tab and right click on the IDriver.exe and open the location, if the location is subfolder C:\Program files then the system is not affected by IDriver.exe, if the location is somewhere else then the system is affected by IDriver.exe malware.

How to remove IDriver.exe malware from system using Comodo Antivirus?

Ideally, replacing the existing IDriver.exe file on your computer with a different version procured from the Internet is advisable. To remove the file using Comodo's trusted and effective antivirus software, follow the steps below:

Step 1: Download the award-winning Comodo Free Antivirus.

Step 2: Installation configuration frames will be displayed. Select the configuration you would like to apply.

Step 3: After network detection is complete, press “Close” button for a scan window.

Step 4: Restart your PC.

Step 5: It will take some time for the Comodo Internet Security to update the antivirus.

Step 6: Proceed with a quick scan that automatically begins after the update.

Step 7: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be prompted with an alert screen.

Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove IDriver.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 09 March 2009 at 3:24 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 806d65949f48f255
a26636db210b59c9
c73f1b1f
91409649b826e666
7a3fb1300e7d8ff7
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 7.04.377 7.04 Russian Federation N/A
2 Macrovision Corporation Executable 7840ed75c75034c4
f56ebd665f59f1a0
afc236d8
f6a4d77a506a3e73
fa846f3cd2fd3489
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 11.00.2884
4
11.00 Ukraine N/A
3 N/A Executable 93ebfde16c526336
41ab740535cbfce5
cf36a867
2824e2cdad35bdd5
6a2166a6c3057d29
Win32.Neshta
.A
No N/A N/A Romania N/A
4 InstallShield Software Corporation Executable a77a4b9fcd88c3e4
61d1eebf16736bc3
9e5e63ad
98eef9e23329750f
41a4cab331de1cbd
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 9.01.429 9.01 Albania N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 05 June 2008 at 12:34 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable 1fdc1a0350bc756a
ea41540500bc90b2
89f5e6af
f6e015da6bbf4f20
36650c246f019f3c
No 7.07.262 7.07 Finland
2 Macrovision Corporation Executable b96b2c20756bf5fe
37e1db169cfc68a3
fcf2416a
174a17633975d263
f169a067115ad2af
No 11.50.4261
8
11.50 Jordan
3 N/A Non-executable fce6ed14ea9ec038
8c7d5abd3e5db2d7
a401924b
70756291e2eff16e
bd12a07f3d00b8f3
No N/A N/A 10.108.52.92/32
4 N/A Non-executable fce6ed14ea9ec038
8c7d5abd3e5db2d7
a401924b
70756291e2eff16e
bd12a07f3d00b8f3
No N/A N/A 198.20.167.84/32
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