How to Remove “WUPS2.DLL”

What is WUPS2.DLL?

The file named WUPS2.DLL is developed by Microsoft Corporation. The DLL is designed for the Windows platform. The file is verified and signed by Microsoft. All latest security updates are rolled out in time to protect it against threats. The file is used by Windows update client proxy. The threat level is 0.

WUPS2.DLL is located in C:\Windows\System32\wups2.dll. The file size as found in the records is 43 kilobytes. The product version lastly found is 7.6.7600.256. The non-system process is not an essential program for the Windows operating system. If infected by a malware or virus, it can be removed without any adverse effects.

Affected Platforms: Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8

How to determine if your computer is infected with WUPS2.DLL malware?

Look out for these symptoms to check if your PC is infected with WUPS2.DLL malware:

  • Unstable internet connection
  • WUPS2.DLL occupies extra CPU space
  • PC processing speed slows down
  • Browser often redirects to irrelevant websites
  • Browser is bombarded with hordes of popup ads
  • Computer screen freezes repeatedly

Take the following steps to diagnose your PC for possible WUPS2.DLL malware attack:

Step 1: Simultaneously press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.

Step 2: If you notice the file located outside C:\Windows\System32\wups2.dll, perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

How to remove WUPS2.DLL malware from system using Comodo Antivirus?

Step 1: Download our award-winning Free Antivirus

Step 2: Installation configuration frames will be displayed. Select the configuration you would like to apply.

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Step 6: Proceed with the quick scan that automatically begins after the update.

Step 7: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be notified through an alert screen.

Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove WUPS2.DLL malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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First Seen: 04 June 2008 at 12:55 pm
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