How to Remove “igfxtray.exe”

What is igfxtray.exe?

Igfxtray.exe, also known as Graphics Accelerator Helper Module, is a legitimate file from the Intel Corp. It is common among Windows PC users for supporting Nvidia graphics cards and other visual programs. It is located in in c:\windows\system32 by default. Cyber criminals code malicious programs and name them after igfxtray.exe to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to check if your computer is infected with igfxtray.exe malware?

There are a few ways to figure out if your PC is under attack by igfxtray.exe malware. First, if the file is located outside of c:\windows\system32 folder, it is an immediate red flag of the malware presence in your PC. Additionally, if the system performance is suffering and you notice that igfxtray.exe is taking up large CPU usage, you should get your computer diagnosed with an antivirus software.

How to remove the igfxtray.exe file from system using Comodo Free Antivirus?

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 12 November 2018 at 4:26 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
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1 Intel Corporation Executable 22c66aa4570d413b
39a025c7a90ba945
f8046482
28ed520c9bf8d605
7f0f8d003a739858
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 3.0.0.4543 7.0.0.4543 156.203.93.62/32 N/A
2 Intel Corporation Executable 2fb976e7725d05a3
aea6947768dc68f9
0a1091d9
a73252cc627b72dd
1f0887f394612e20
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 6.15.10.54
37
6.15.10.54
37
Ukraine N/A
3 Intel Corporation Executable 5a21b43b2962bb6d
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0a4ac594
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Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 6.14.10.50
09
6.14.10.50
09
156.203.93.62/32 N/A
4 N/A Executable f104d968521b2626
56724c9632a5bd3d
937eb26d
e08a6b12d75aab23
82848c98473c764b
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No N/A N/A 177.226.97.112/32 N/A
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