MD5 Hash: da7d16c0f5355697fdad0d8446e70177
SHA256 Hash: 6db267bbdfa38ddfc0cba9486466f081d86508862afdd167936c216db77dec75
File size: 469536 bytes (459 KB.)
Last analysis: 09 Jul, 2018 10:28:10

Analysis MD5: da7d16c0f5355697fdad0d8446e70177

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: 27 Oct, 2010
Last seen: 27 Oct, 2010
Last analysis: 09 Jul, 2018
Possible infection: Clean

HotkeyUtility.exe Hotkey Utility

Application: Hotkey Utility
Developer: Acer
File version: 2.0.3005.0
File size: 469536 bytes (459 KB.)
Recent activity:
Historic activity:
MD5 hash: da7d16c0f5355697fdad0d8446e70177
SHA1 hash: 8782aba18f0ac344e5b7709d03242502ce70b1a5
SHA256 hash: 6db267bbdfa38ddfc0cba9486466f081d86508862afdd167936c216db77dec75

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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