Libglesv2.dll Virus


Libglesv2.dll a DLL (Dynamic Link Library) file which is referred to files that make up basic Windows OS functions and are not related to the users Programs or Documents. It’s essential system files of the Windows OS, but sometimes libglesv2.dll error can happen because of malware on your computer.

Libglesv2.dll Virus

The libglesv2.dll virus

If you have (or think you have) this virus on your computer, you must not waste any time, as the longer it stays on the machine, the greater the damage it may cause. Therefore, we strongly recommend that you quickly read the information provided inside this post and then head down to the removal instructions below it. If you follow them correctly, you should be able to locate and remove any data related to the Libglesv2.dll virus, thereby eliminating the malware. If you want, you can complete the guide now and later return to this article to read more about Trojans like Libglesv2.dll. Just make sure you familiarize yourself with all the information on this page as it may come in handy in the future.

What are the potential Trojan horse symptoms?

Since the malicious programs of the Trojan horse categories are quite versatile and can be used differently depending on the situation, their symptoms also tend to vary. In some situations, for example when the virus is tasked with secretly spying on you, there may be no red flags of its presence whatsoever. In those cases, it could be very difficult, if not impossible, to spot the threat on time. However, in other instances, the infection may cause your computer to become extremely sluggish, as well as trigger different errors, corrupt your data, cause sudden blue screen crashes, and other similar disruptions and irregularities in the system. However, it’s worth noting that most of the symptoms Libglesv2.dll or Wup.exe could cause can also be brought on by other problems with the system or even with the hardware. Nevertheless, if you notice any of the aforementioned disturbances or any other concerning red flags, it’s best to cover all your bases and check your machine for any Trojans that may be hiding in it.

The Libglesv2.dll Virus

The Libglesv2.dll virus error can happen because of malware on your computer. The malicious software can intentionally corrupt DLL files in order to substitute them with its own malicious files and creators of the Libglesv2.dll virus could use it for a wide variety of cybercrimes.

Even though the Trojan horse family is likely the most versatile type of malware threats, there are still some possible uses of this type of viruses that seem to be way more common than others. Currently, the data available on this new Trojan known as Libglesv2.dll doesn’t allow us to tell you what the specific end-goal of this virus is but we can still inform you about the most likely ways it could harm you.

As we already noted above, Trojans commonly employed for espionage tasks. They can gather sensitive data from the attacked machine and then use it against the user in different ways, including for blackmailing, banking theft, fraud, and more.

Other times, Trojans are tasked with taking over the computer and starting cryptocurrency or spam-distribution processes in the machine. Those are likely to use up most of your RAM and CPU, which makes noticing the infection symptoms more likely as there would be severe slowdowns and potentially even system crashes.

Thirdly, Trojan viruses are oftentimes paired up with Ransomware threats. The goal of the Trojan in those cases is simply to deliver the Ransomware payload which, in turn, does most of the actual work.

There are lots of other examples but those are currently the most common ways viruses like Libglesv2.dll are utilized.


Name Libglesv2.dll
Type Trojan
Danger Level  High (Trojans are often used as a backdoor for Ransomware)
Symptoms  A Trojan could cause sudden crashes, data and software corruption, software errors, computer sluggishness, and other similar disruptions.
Distribution Method  Sketchy file-sharing and torrent sites oftentimes spread Trojan horses disguised as pirated programs and games.
Detection Tool

Remove Libglesv2.dll Virus

If you are looking for a way to remove Libglesv2.dll you can try this:

  1. Click on the Start button in the bottom left corner of your Windows OS.
  2. Go to Control Panel -> Programs and Features -> Uninstall a Program.
  3. Search for Libglesv2.dll and any other unfamiliar programs.
  4. Uninstall Libglesv2.dll as well as other suspicious programs.

Note that this might not get rid of Libglesv2.dll completely. For more detailed removal instructions follow the guide below.

If you have a Windows virus, continue with the guide below.

If you have a Mac virus, please use our How to remove Ads on Mac guide.

If you have an Android virus, please use our Android Malware Removal guide.

If you have an iPhone virus, please use our iPhone Virus Removal guide

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Some of the steps will likely require you to exit the page. Bookmark it for later reference.

Reboot in Safe Mode (use this guide if you don’t know how to do it).

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Press CTRL + SHIFT + ESC at the same time and go to the Processes Tab. Try to determine which processes are dangerous. 

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Right click on each of them and select Open File Location. Then scan the files with our free online virus scanner:

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    After you open their folder, end the processes that are infected, then delete their folders. 

    Note: If you are sure something is part of the infection – delete it, even if the scanner doesn’t flag it. No anti-virus program can detect all infections. 

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    Hold together the Start Key and R. Type appwiz.cpl –> OK.

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    You are now in the Control Panel. Look for suspicious entries. Uninstall it/them. If you see a screen like this when you click Uninstall, choose NO:

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    Type msconfig in the search field and hit enter. A window will pop-up:

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    Startup —> Uncheck entries that have “Unknown” as Manufacturer or otherwise look suspicious.

    • Remember this step – if you have reason to believe a bigger threat (like ransomware) is on your PC, check everything here.

    Hold the Start Key and R –  copy + paste the following and click OK:

    notepad %windir%/system32/Drivers/etc/hosts

    A new file will open. If you are hacked, there will be a bunch of other IPs connected to you at the bottom. Look at the image below:

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    If there are suspicious IPs below “Localhost” – write to us in the comments.

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    Type Regedit in the windows search field and press Enter.

    Once inside, press CTRL and F together and type the virus’s Name. Right click and delete any entries you find with a similar name. If they don’t show up this way, go manually to these directories and delete/uninstall them:

    • HKEY_CURRENT_USER—-Software—–Random Directory. It could be any one of them – ask us if you can’t discern which ones are malicious.
      HKEY_CURRENT_USER—-Software—Microsoft—-Windows—CurrentVersion—Run– Random
      HKEY_CURRENT_USER—-Software—Microsoft—Internet Explorer—-Main—- Random

    If the guide doesn’t help, download the anti-virus program we recommended or try our free online virus scanner. Also, you can always ask us in the comments for help!


    About the author


    Brandon Skies

    Brandon is a researcher and content creator in the fields of cyber-security and virtual privacy. Years of experience enable him to provide readers with important information and adequate solutions for the latest software and malware problems.

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