Hdd Fix

Threat Scorecard

Ranking: 15,740
Threat Level: 100 % (High)
Infected Computers: 83
First Seen: January 3, 2011
Last Seen: May 6, 2024
OS(es) Affected: Windows

Hdd Fix Image

Hdd Fix or HddFix is a rogue disk defragmentation program that belongs to the FakeSysDef family and was created by criminals to pilfer money out of gullible users. Hdd Fix is secretly installed and executed on victims' computers with the help of Trojans. These Trojans will also display fake error messages and run a system scan that will detect numerous errors with the computers' hard drive, CPU and system memory. Hdd Fix will also terminate other programs each time a victim attempts to launch them. Do not believe the scan report or pop-up warnings displayed by Hdd Fix. All the errors detected by this rogue are fake and should be ignored. Users that detect Hdd Fix on their systems should remove it with a good computer security application as soon as possible.

Hdd Fix's family has numerous members that include System Defragmenter, Ultra Defragger, HDD Control, Win HDD, Win Defrag, Win Defragmenter, Disk Doctor, Hard Drive Diagnostic, HDD Diagnostic, HDD Plus, HDD Repair, HDD Rescue, Smart HDD, Defragmenter, HDD Tools, Disk Repair, Windows Optimization Center, Scanner, HDD Low, PUP.PC Health Kit.


15 security vendors flagged this file as malicious.

Anti-Virus Software Detection
AVG Generic20.BIBK
Ikarus Trojan.Win32.Rimecud
Panda Suspicious file
Comodo TrojWare.Win32.Trojan.Agent.Gen
AVG Downloader.Zlob.AUIS
Ikarus Gen.Variant.Kazy
AhnLab-V3 Malware/Win32.Generic
Avast Win32:Krap-AED
NOD32 a variant of Win32/Kryptik.JJG
McAfee Generic FakeAlert.am
Panda Trj/CI.A
AVG Generic20.BGUE
McAfee-GW-Edition Heuristic.BehavesLike.Win32.Downloader.H
NOD32 a variant of Win32/Kryptik.JIV
McAfee Generic Dropper.xn

SpyHunter Detects & Remove Hdd Fix

Hdd Fix Video

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File System Details

Hdd Fix may create the following file(s):
# File Name MD5 Detections
1. XCiJPtLinj.exe 97a5ab3750d0ae23186938ba84595d9a 60
2. 9814be8d02b3033ca69ff6895a329df1abc5c4014c94a0eef137a976a15354b6 e55df9c52a7624e90a0d29b9c0bf7049 5
3. M3ozoQe7WNlR5.exe 6fde0eb33d6f968ac37ec9b1711df961 2
4. gsyzq.exe 57c6c1a0b228bf48903c337b4a54c282 1
5. sijuIgYsGonTsH1L.exe c665c8e5be296095cf6f8c59214c20cd 1
6. sA60Bt6jY3Rq.exe E358517CE575A8ED2D8C9A538B6E525D 0
7. pjxNFKyOlXuOQcc.dll 75982dcd655c0355744417403fed12b9 0
8. 1363E8.tmp 6975e274e19c98d18dd17bc14b7a263c 0
9. sst3.sys d709d9f641d76e0a09cd11f675242751 0
10. 1362.tmp 695d2d58b32218f8f5aed3d936128b8b 0
11. sst3.sys A910550EDFB87A7EE5A5EBEC7CB35E54 0


Hdd Fix may create the following directory or directories:

%UserProfile%\Start Menu\Programs\HDD Fix


The following messages associated with Hdd Fix were found:

"Windows detected a hard drive problem.
A hard drive error occurred while starting the application."

"Critical Error
Hard Drive not found. Missing hard drive."


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