2.2.0-git 1.92%
2.1.2 1.92%
2.1.2 1.92%
2.1.0 3.85%
2.1.0 1.92%
2.0.6 5.77%
2.0.6 7.69%
2.0.6 5.77%
2.0.2 3.85%
2.0.2 7.69%
2.0.2 23.08%
2.0.2 23.08%
2.0.0-rc1 9.62%
2.0.0-rc1 1.92%



VLC media player by VideoLAN

Remove libvlc.dll
Warning 3 antivirus scanners has detected malware in various versions of libvlc.dll.


There are 14 versions of libvlc.dll in the wild, the latest version being 2.2.0-git. The average file size is about 116.75 KB. The programs VLC media player 2.0.3, VLC media player 2.0.0 and Free 3GP Player have been observed as installing specific variations of libvlc.dll.

What is libvlc.dll?

VLC media player 2.0.2 (VLC) is a highly portable free and open-source media player and streaming media server written by the VideoLAN project. VLC media player supports many audio and video compression methods and file formats, including DVD-video, video CD and streaming protocols. It is able to stream over computer network and to transcode multimedia files.

About libvlc.dll (from VideoLAN)

VLC (initially VideoLAN Client) is a highly portable multimedia player for various audio and video formats, including MPEG-1, MPEG-2, MPEG-4, DivX, MP3, and OGG, as well as for DVDs, VCDs, and various


File name:libvlc.dll
Product name:VLC media player
Description:VLC media player 2.0.2
Typical file path:C:\Program Files\videolan\vlc\libvlc.dll

ResourcesPrograms installed in

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ACD Systems Ltd
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Apple Inc.
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Aternity Information Systems Ltd.
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Aurora Software Inc.
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Bandoo Media Inc
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MalwareMalware detections

Based on 40+ industry antivirus scanners, 3 of them detected the following malware.
Antivirus engineEngine versionDetectionFile version
Bkav Security HW32.TsCabk.oeuy 2.0.6
Bkav Security HW32.TsCabk.fmiq 2.0.6
Trend Micro HouseCall 9.700.0.1001 TROJ_GEN.RCBH1AR 2.0.2

VersionsAll file variations of libvlc.dll

MD5SHA-1File size
b52f48ee16ef9de7246f55c4ecbd5b90 00a6035053eae4826416a71c6a72f895aef6c394 114 KB
449e8082fadd9d4564f905b99159cfba 44f75130be5d89c88a37052dedeeebed77549e12 111 KB
b2ff8c7ee1c3b31ec0397d0409a05211 f488bf32c7a31cae6df033d8dd224f1d0bf52fd6 110.52 KB
ded3aa6b7920334e6b334eaed3db96c5 43ddc57d22dce102a3687e548bd36e32fe20495e 111 KB
f4c26a907db2b25f6aa98832232e309d d41936d83790d80e595185f2f6d54c1762d0a242 111 KB
e97b77301f58e4703ea7eda8e35272fd 26322b69cde3d47408184534497143f22329837b 141.5 KB
4643c6fc17484c845eab1adeb8bbee69 91b9029804684bdfab231d46816db979c04b437d 141.5 KB
ed7c26a7fcfb502c59389b2d76693273 eb221037b1b466b3ad2e85c122f9d007a84321a7 141.5 KB
0930b46c2cc78578c74994ab183a28c3 d3cc8cf5f949abdba0fa144ead64d24f4897b8ea 109 KB
7dfb162693ceb4afbb2eb63d0f09d3f2 e733aa5746ec587a7909a66eaa6154843dc12472 109 KB
e766a57ea7a20702e07381b005fea625 f5e0c1f79d2de1fe83c60a6a4744903e5cc411bb 109 KB
e42e4e1b9dca079afc06a427c76f2a69 d64d00c6dc0d6dcfea9ea20bb499b3978c5fa2d6 108.5 KB
5ecc0fd881f471bdc253533472c3b49e f353e5dd68451c5d030b36d87eb43baf141df0c5 108.5 KB
16edd7b7cc9344bd57552e682f263b46 b96a2fa37d0462b27eac2fec99b4429d6b5a59bf 108.5 KB

Windows OS versionsDistribution by Windows OS

OS versiondistribution
Windows 7 Ultimate 28.85%
Windows 7 Home Premium 11.54%
Windows 8 11.54%
Windows Vista Home Premium 11.54%
Windows 7 Professional 5.77%
Windows 8 Pro 5.77%
Microsoft Windows XP 3.85%
Windows Vista Ultimate 3.85%
Windows 7 Ultimate N 3.85%
Windows 8 Pro with Media Center 3.85%
Windows 8.1 N 1.92%
Windows 8.1 Pro 1.92%
Windows 8.1 1.92%
Windows 7 Home Basic 1.92%
Windows 8 Release Preview 1.92%

Distribution by countryDistribution by country

United States installs about 25.49% of VLC media player.

OEM distributionDistribution by PC manufacturer

PC Manufacturerdistribution
Dell 37.21%
Hewlett-Packard 20.93%
ASUS 18.60%
Acer 11.63%
Toshiba 9.30%
Samsung 2.33%
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