MD5 Hash: a68e1953f755ed18638445a9b5ce87db
SHA256 Hash: fd8c7f2762fa3dac58ea0ef34f600c3592daf3a04fcebb45faf882097f7e5624
File size: 527944 bytes (516 KB.)
Last analysis: 13 Jul, 2018 04:43:28

Analysis MD5: a68e1953f755ed18638445a9b5ce87db

Analysis of the file classifies it as a class A (Safe). The file is safe to use. The trust index of this analysis is 52 % (moderate).We would like to receive a copy of this file for further analysis..



HotkeyUtility.exe is part of Hotkey Utility developed by Acer. This file is responsible for a hardware piece in your system. It offers additional configuration options and support for this device

Filename: HotkeyUtility.exe (Hotkey Utility)
Threat analysis: Safe
Analysis trust:
Recent activity:
First seen: 15 Sep, 2014
Last seen: 15 Sep, 2014
Last analysis: 13 Jul, 2018
Possible infection: Clean

HotkeyUtility.exe Hotkey Utility

Application: Hotkey Utility
Developer: Acer
File version: 3.0.8100.0
File size: 527944 bytes (516 KB.)
Recent activity:
Historic activity:
MD5 hash: a68e1953f755ed18638445a9b5ce87db
SHA1 hash: 4b7043d97698090ad1298ec6b31e3317fad21043
SHA256 hash: fd8c7f2762fa3dac58ea0ef34f600c3592daf3a04fcebb45faf882097f7e5624

File entropy

File entropy match: File code

This file contains (executable) code.

File signature

Executable file

An executable file causes a computer "to perform indicated tasks according to encoded instructions," as opposed to a data file that must be parsed by a program to be meaningful.

The determination of a file type is done with a signature or magic-numbers. Files are identified using by comparing the first set of bytes in the file header. Using this method type of files are recognised no matter the extension used. This information is useful to for example recognise executable files cloaked as images or movies.


Online virus scanners

Detection ration:

0 %

Not available on is a repository of malware samples to provide security researchers, incident responders, forensic analysts, and the morbidly curious access to samples of live malicious code. Presence of the sample on this site indicates that the file is (Once considered) being malicious.

National Software Reference Library

Not on the nsrl list

The NSRL contains a collection of digital signatures of known, traceable software applications. There are application hash values in the hash set which may be considered malicious, i.e. steganography tools and hacking scripts.


Statistic analysis

Statistic analysis of the file

Deviates from other files with the same name (imitation)
The certificate can not be determined
This is not a common file
Normal code

Neural network analysis

Analysis: Safe

A neural network is a type of artificial intelligence. It recognized patterns nog clear for a human viewer. Our neural network is surprisingly accurate in recognizing dangerous files. The value below is the predicted chance the file is malicious.

5%5 %


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