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

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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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Malware Entries

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Name
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File
Version
Product
Version
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 15 November 2008 at 3:30 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 76095a60c5f292f5
ecf1c6a4baf89b3e
376f1a94
039133c02d61c3ce
6c952092054b1148
Yes 7.2.6001.7
88
(winmain_o
ob/wu_wsus
wlc(wmbla)
.081016-13
30)
7.2.6001.7
88
10.224.1.58/32
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 9a68d7eed00c944a
51c8c53caeb3c9e2
3db6106b
7fe0d0c8f53735ea
17c9ae93efe7ad5a
Yes 7.6.7600.2
56
(winmain_w
tr_wsus3sp
2(oobla).1
20602-1505
)
7.6.7600.2
56
Internal Submission
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 89cb5a21755ee5a4
90799aa69013614b
9596d6f4
a5a38b622cfd3d43
7f4cd24fe1c4d0e8
No 7.6.7601.2
4436
(win7sp1_l
dr.190409-
0600)
7.6.7601.2
4436
Russian Federation
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 0c976319d6661312
d08383bec3a9dec4
fc9061a4
2aa75c4d819a1dd8
3c67b6e99cc41e66
No 10.0.15063
.962
(WinBuild.
160101.080
0)
10.0.15063
.962
United States
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