How to Remove “dapshred.exe”

What is dapshred.exe?

dapshred.exe is a legitimate executable file developed by Speedbit, Ltd. This process is known as DAPShred MFC Application and it belongs to DAPShred Application. It is commonly stored in C:\Program Files. Cybercriminals find a way out to mimic malicious programs in the name of dapshred.exe to spread malware infection.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to detect whether your system is affected by dapshred.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 start-up.
  • Problem during program start-up.
  • 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:

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

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 02 September 2008 at 6:15 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Speedbit Ltd. Executable dc16af9b2ab2133e
cceba174fed8d914
f38a6a83
d89983b140be809b
1d6cbb2023a04c7f
Virus.Win32.
Parite.gen
Yes 9, 4, 0, 2 9, 4, 0, 2 Korea, Republic of N/A
2 Speedbit Ltd. Executable d4bfb9df30a2ec57
611248cca5ccacad
d9a16a3c
f769be33255cf55f
81d75aac97631146
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 9, 4, 0, 2 9, 4, 0, 2 India N/A
3 Speedbit Ltd. Executable 5eb9dae151075679
5f073f46f4bbcbfd
d01a2dd4
2cd380113448627b
dfe9b689c56cd62b
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 9, 4, 0, 2 9, 4, 0, 2 Pakistan N/A
4 Speedbit Ltd. Executable 1a09457a5790f85a
c353e49cecbc9fb3
c5b5258a
5b2b76cc8586fcab
eb7b41d529bf9c7b
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 9, 4, 0, 2 9, 4, 0, 2 India N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 04 June 2008 at 12:55 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Speedbit Ltd. Executable 30127c223261dc90
35bb0ea424e5ea9f
9f564829
4b9ed5203ded49ff
2b6f5161522a0115
Yes 9, 0, 0, 0 9, 0, 0, 0 Internal Submission
2 Speedbit Ltd. Executable 30127c223261dc90
35bb0ea424e5ea9f
9f564829
4b9ed5203ded49ff
2b6f5161522a0115
Yes 9, 0, 0, 0 9, 0, 0, 0 Venezuela
3 Speedbit Ltd. Executable 7e78c46b6e5425c4
e4807f3f3eb1d424
175cc0fd
49bc9400e0e2867f
f35b8323b85f1d15
Yes 8, 1, 3, 0 8, 1, 3, 0 Internal Submission
4 Speedbit Ltd. Executable 7989e3c60b6e9eb8
d60abd691503952a
f6ccfec2
0196b7a90c8240ea
2b684cf73aa779bf
Yes 9, 4, 0, 2 9, 4, 0, 2 Brazil
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