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.

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 26 June 2018 at 4:29 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Intel Corporation Executable 3cdec7d1e9cc61bd
97f2ec33fcc71e63
f23e1f1c
847209ebdbe84a5b
61498a2c36258361
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 6.14.10.50
16
6.14.10.50
16
India N/A
2 N/A Executable ccc5006fef8a9522
7ff68b26ba914dc2
0429f0d1
f8899996df42fef3
7694dfb24873a727
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No N/A N/A Taiwan N/A
3 Intel Corporation Executable 6d61f02a6833314d
16d673a61949f619
42ef2fa9
a4d5b708e74e44c5
016a0abaeb07c960
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 7.15.10.21
19
7.15.10.21
19
Turkey N/A
4 Intel Corporation Executable 02343c79d51ec4ed
005f27fb627118b3
d37c8d22
da5c44e2996b91b2
3bd3702e035a044c
EmailWorm.Wi
n32.Runonce.
~v001
Yes 8.15.10.29
32
8.15.10.29
32
Thailand N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 24 June 2010 at 4:17 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Intel Corporation Executable 70034fe473a8f376
decf6b58adaf2a0e
25fe695a
68257a00d12a44a3
90514e668407c8fa
Yes 8.14.10.21
17
8.14.10.21
17
United States
2 N/A Executable cdefbbcfd4b96a64
bd56261ed901b98c
e5c7d5ec
00c25c259e12d1be
aff185b8d65cb668
Yes N/A N/A United States
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