How to Remove “deldev.exe”

What is deldev.exe?

deldev.exe is a legitimate process file popularly known as Device Removal Module. It belongs to Logitech QuickCam, developed by Logitech, Inc. It is located in C:\Program Files by default.

Malware programmers write virus files with malicious scripts and save them as deldev.exe with an intention to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platforms: Windows OS

How to determine if your computer is infected with deldev.exe malware?

Look out for these symptoms to check if your PC is infected with deldev.exe malware:

  • Unstable internet connection
  • deldev.exe occupies extra CPU space
  • PC processing speed slows down
  • Browser often redirects to irrelevant websites
  • Browser is bombarded with hordes of popup ads
  • Computer screen freezes repeatedly

Take the following steps to diagnose your PC for possible deldev.exe malware attack:

Step 1: Simultaneously press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.

Step 2: If you notice the file located outside C:\Program Files, perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

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

Step 1: Download our award-winning 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 after the installation gets over

Step 5: Wait for Comodo Internet Security to update the antivirus.

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

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

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 21 December 2011 at 5:39 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Logitech Inc. Executable 3b64426085942568
06d1d017fa406d13
33f52fc2
d727f30b144d3f5b
6f47776ca25427c6
Virus.Win32.
Alman.A
No 8.4.7.1031 8.4.7.1031 France N/A
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15

Safe Entries

First Seen: 18 June 2009 at 6:20 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Logitech Inc. Executable 5c5d47a63b4be841
15f5c802e66eb1d4
0e3bbdf8
65cb0e87f0912aec
f73e889ad0fed97d
No 9.5.0.1098 9.5.0.1098 France
2 N/A Executable 6d6668f87bd709dc
6e59bfaef5533790
aa34ee88
fdcdbe27aeb583c5
47b0fee0db840b16
No N/A N/A 198.20.167.84/32
3 Logitech Inc. Executable 0e81616bee7f9d69
51467bb5a212d121
308e7b02
1c23c09b891c7055
cb7a50c04b09a31e
No 8.2.0.1192 8.2.0.1192 Internal Submission
4 Logitech Inc. Executable 61cda67885549425
25000253bf24a7ec
00243498
9de870cb0937438b
e00f7180dc979d5e
No 8.4.7.1031 8.4.7.1031 Germany
Display 4 items per page
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