How to Remove “drivergenius.exe”

What is drivergenius.exe?

Originally developed by Driver-soft, Inc., drivergenius.exe is a legitimate file process. This process is known as drivergenius.exe and it belongs to Driver Genius. It is located in C:\Program Files by default. drivergenius.exe virus is created when malware authors write virus files and name them after drivergenius.exe with an aim to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platforms: Windows OS

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

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

  • Unstable internet connection
  • drivergenius.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 drivergenius.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.

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

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 09 October 2011 at 8:27 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Driver-Soft Inc. Executable 9abc8223c56064ff
dd85e6b10d1c60b2
aaccb960
5a4e045ed4d50042
4e5e43a208075af4
Unclassified
Malware
No 12.00.1211 12.00.1211 United States N/A
2 Driver-Soft Inc. Executable ae902ede3028affc
f8edc3f2d29c9b9a
99110ff9
ef5eb689e408a53a
b97a4501b76b5e29
Unclassified
Malware
No 12.00.1211 12.00.1211 United States N/A
3 Driver-Soft Inc. Executable b02dc7854e6a53ad
5f7c8839b5e6bc17
9431b3e4
deee27173d197574
776ec52b19ec4fef
Packed.Win32
.MPEC.Gen
No 10.00.0712 10.00.0712 United States N/A
4 N/A Executable 146a09b468fd86d9
00758f27b45798ac
de6352a4
61f6b44bd5fdba84
3f6a74f06dc08273
Unclassified
Malware
No N/A N/A Internal Submission N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 01 April 2010 at 9:07 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Driver-Soft Inc. Executable 37470b234ebca84a
e3cc9cd5d100f9fc
af0ac10d
defb4675ce45c405
52ddf1a016ea94d4
Yes 14.00.0345 14.00.0345 United States
2 Driver-Soft Inc. Executable a404e9141b16c5b8
72fd7ca615793109
ea84f06b
f70f74bfe00a3fb4
504966991299f9eb
No 10.00.0712 10.00.0712 Slovakia
3 MyDrivers.com Executable bdb893bdca0e9b80
c512ad190b52fceb
f5833f7d
8b06c21e41827d50
eb378593b8412f32
No 6.0.308.10
11
2012
正式版
10.224.1.116/32
4 MyDrivers.com Executable 22baca7b1c0ac123
60d582cd362aed8a
b74366dc
3173b5b0f06f1b94
b7957a75ec467088
Yes 6.0.308.10
11
2012
正式版
China
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  • 32 items per page
 
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