The HLW file extension is reloaded to malicious software called win32/AMalum.EDHZ. The *.hlw file stores some kind of malicious data.
There is one other file type using
the HLW file extension!
.hlw - Hioki Logger Communicator waveform data file
Software that works with hlw file extension
HLW file extension - win32/AMalum.EDHZ file
What is hlw file? How to open hlw files?
File type specification:
The HLW file extension is associated with the malicious software win32/AMalum.EDHZ.
When the win32/AMalum is copied to computer, it creates files with .HLW file extension in Windows\System32 folder. It is recommended to use antivirus applications to protect computer against virus infections.
List of recommended software applications associated to the .hlw file extension
Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file: like open hlw file, edit hlw file, convert hlw file, view hlw file, play hlw file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).
- Others hlw file
Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with hlw file - win32/AMalum.EDHZ file
Click on the software link for more information about Avast Antivirus. Avast Antivirus uses hlw file type for its internal purposes and/or also by different way than common edit or open file actions (eg. to install/execute/support an application itself, to store application or user data, configure program etc.).