How to Remove “ImageDrive.exe”

What is ImageDrive.exe?


ImageDrive.exe is a legitimate executable file developed by Ahead Software AG. This process is known as Nero ImageDrive and it belongs to the software Nero ImageDrive. It is commonly stored in C:\Program Files. Cyber criminals find a way out to mimic malicious programs in the name of ImageDrive.exe to spread malware infection.

Affected Platform: Windows OS
 

How to detect whether your system is affected by ImageDrive.exe ?


Viruses can easily affect and corrupt “.exe” files causing several system malfunctions. Below are the symptoms to check if your system is infected with the malware:

  • Problem during computer startup.
  • Problem during program startup.
  • Errors while running specific functions.
  • Damaged and missing link files.
  • Conflict in the process.
  • Missing or corrupted driver files.
  • Invalid Windows registry.
  • Hardware malfunction.


To further establish the infection of malware, take the following steps:

  • Go to Task Manager by pressing the combination of keys CTRL+ALT+DEL.
  • Go to the process tab and right-click on the ImageDrive.exe file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Program Files folder, then you should perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware infection.

How does Comodo Antivirus help you to protect your system from ImageDrive.exe malware?

Comodo Antivirus protects your system from malware attacks and also removes any existing infections. Following are the steps to effectively purge out the ImageDrive.exe malware from your system.

Step 1: Download and install Comodo Free Antivirus.

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

Step 3: Select Customize Configuration option and arrange installers, configuration, and file location.

Step 4: Restart your PC.

Step 5: Wait until the Comodo Internet Security updates the antivirus.

Step 6: Initiate a quick scan that instantly begins after the update.

Step 7: If the system is infected with ImageDrive.exe malware or any other threats, you will be prompted with an alert screen upon scanning.

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 23 June 2008 at 7:59 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Ahead Software AG Executable d147bba5cafa5893
882be065c2efcc8a
1767f30b
a219c7931dd193a3
a365a7bdcbe1c1c8
Virus.Win32.
Sality.O
No 2, 27, 0,
7
2, 27, 0,
7
Ukraine N/A
2 Ahead Software AG Executable 517bd67b9e1e85c9
2a9abf4941179c1a
a6063524
33f07b821e855cfb
5a709cb49a5a827c
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 2, 27, 0,
0
2, 27, 0,
0
Russian Federation N/A
3 Ahead Software AG Executable 372d5a557cb8de05
8163e2e07331d565
ee112acf
a19efb0cb59f1b87
1e19267dd21648e5
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 2, 27, 0,
7
2, 27, 0,
7
Russian Federation N/A
4 N/A Executable 93ade3e42f30d3e0
aa24d19772521973
27e9ddf3
b49d1bc7021e051d
02aec8181095433d
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No N/A N/A Philippines N/A
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43

Safe Entries

First Seen: 04 June 2008 at 3:41 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Nero AG Executable 0a207f61f1226a20
1e14e7e1f02251c7
5bf63563
615fcdcb6f5c9159
b2e2446a033380ce
Yes 3.0.0.12 3.0.0.12 United States
2 Nero AG Executable 1db12140882514a0
3478bd8cbc642897
b87ce8d8
N/A No 3.0.0.12 3.0.0.12 Philippines
3 Nero AG Executable 88f12d1a140aa961
310512daffa54672
ed2ddcc6
679eb970dabae69f
84f3a232102ee2f7
Yes 3.0.0.12 3.0.0.12 Internal Submission
4 Ahead Software AG Executable f9516d03b9bb99ab
15b12b55ba95ceee
ef4a3994
5bd9bcb746b8d369
4d587e4700afc4d3
No 2, 25, 0,
1
2, 25, 0,
1
Ireland
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