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wdmaud.sys is a trojan/google redirect

This is an harmful program.

remove It is a component of malware or spyware, you should immediately remove it using an antivirus and antispyware program.
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Name: wdmaud
Filename: wdmaud.sys
Registry key:

[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\software\microsoft\windows nt\currentversion\drivers32]

Command: C:\Windows\system32\wdmaud.sys
Startup Type: Sound drivers
Description: C:\Windows\system32\wdmaud.sys is a trojan/Google redirect also known as Rootkit.Win32.Agent.fwt. The legitimate wdmaud.sys actually exists at C:\Windows\system32\drivers\

How to remove: use the instructions How to remove Google searches redirect virus (remove Rootkit.Win32.Agent.fwt)