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: 21 August 2011 at 7:20 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Macrovision Corporation Executable 71df50a9560ecc0d
89e68f1f7fb3d28e
7c3a9c09
55fbb81a5b1b66ce
c692712512367799
TrojWare.Win
32.Patched.S
M
No 11.00.2884
4
11.00 United Kingdom N/A
2 N/A Executable db1a510ec216135f
7dca4c38141f761c
221d4b90
da152547d5f86077
8b3181ff2816009b
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 7.03.318 7.03 Russian Federation N/A
3 InstallShield Software Corporation Executable a979c0d7f97883a3
681af3a9ac84b031
4d819186
328a01b17b64b355
b0f1d9a52840f39a
TrojWare.Win
32.Patched.S
M
No 10.01.238 10.01 United Kingdom N/A
4 N/A Executable a2b50710cf1b482f
ae97c8cd5babbe7d
141c9123
ecb545324d71b591
57d3af6a308a07a4
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.A
No 7.07.262 7.07 Taiwan N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 28 November 2008 at 3:36 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Non-executable fce6ed14ea9ec038
8c7d5abd3e5db2d7
a401924b
70756291e2eff16e
bd12a07f3d00b8f3
No N/A N/A 198.20.167.84/32
2 N/A Non-executable b8e7bfd3348f6f0e
1fdfec91ffb23a07
ffd6e47a
54874a7316a5b2f8
075949685e7d798f
No N/A N/A 198.20.167.84/32
3 N/A Non-executable d536c1723c4eb863
df3a9b0025013f28
fa2bcfb9
127a14bd87316088
176838b505f77a85
No N/A N/A 10.0.17.167/32
4 InstallShield Software Corporation Executable c01665b455167334
95c3111de7d0328f
46ac6953
32dc11c8ac040ea9
6332f955149ce5ea
No 9.01.429 9.01 India
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