What is gfxdownloadwrapper.exe?
gfxdownloadwrapper.exe is an app from Intel that helps update your graphic card module software. The software appears to “wrap” Intel graphics card software updates, then helps to install the update on your PC.
gfxdownloadwrapper.exe stands for Intel Graphics Executable Download Wrapper.
What does gfxdownloadwrapper.exe do?
Provides graphic card software downloads.
Is gfxdownloadwrapper.exe safe? 5 easy ways to see if gfxdownloadwrapper.exe is safe or malware.
- 1. See who signed the gfxdownloadwrapper.exe (check the publisher)
- 2. Scan gfxdownloadwrapper.exe with Windows Security.
- 3. Check the network activity of gfxdownloadwrapper.exe.
- 4. Analyze gfxdownloadwrapper.exe with VirusTotal.
- 5. Run it in Windows Sandbox.
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Why does gfxdownloadwrapper.exe access the network?
While investigating gfxdownloadwrapper.exe with the GlassWire network security monitor on our devices based in Austin, TX USA we found it connects to servers controlled by Akamai (and probably used by Intel) at e11.dsca.akamaiedge.net. Akamai CDN servers are most likely used to distribute Intel graphics card software updates.
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