How to Remove “WUWEB.DLL”

What is WUWEB.DLL?

The file named WUWEB.DLL is developed by Microsoft Corporation. The program is verified and signed by the company. The signing authority is Microsoft. It is used by the Windows operating system. The DLL file is important for the update web control. The program receives security updates. The threat level is 0.

WUWEB.DLL is located in C:\Windows\System32\wuweb.dll. The total size of the DLL file is 204.5 kilobytes. The latest version of the file known is 7.4.7600.229. The file is a system process and is crucial for the Windows operating system to run efficiently. It shouldn’t be disabled as it may cause the OS to crash or cause errors.

Affected Platforms: Windows 7, 8, 10

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

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

  • Unstable internet connection
  • WUWEB.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 WUWEB.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\wuweb.dll, perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

How to remove WUWEB.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.

Step 3: Select Customize Configuration option and arrange installers, configuration, and file location.

Step 4: Restart your PC after the installation gets over

Step 5: Wait for Comodo Internet Security to update the antivirus.

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 WUWEB.DLL malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 16 February 2013 at 5:07 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 095901f073a74434
2ddacc135a79406c
572c60cd
d6497fe1247c4f94
d512a6cfaa78cab0
Unclassified
Malware
No N/A N/A Internal Submission N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 27 August 2008 at 3:12 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 4403abeff6d939bc
568d720a54605af0
caa0ada3
c31dce575ee43cfe
5ee1bd1b5fb29a8d
Yes 7.6.7600.2
56
(winmain_w
tr_wsus3sp
2(oobla).1
20602-1459
)
7.6.7600.2
56
10.224.1.117/32
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable f50dc31b77af6749
7723fca9b1094ecf
b8058955
3bfb62e9acedf344
2ddb3ca5eb305e93
Yes 7.6.7600.2
57
(winmain_w
tr_wsus3sp
2(oobla).1
20604-1721
)
7.6.7600.2
57
Ukraine
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 4403abeff6d939bc
568d720a54605af0
caa0ada3
c31dce575ee43cfe
5ee1bd1b5fb29a8d
Yes 7.6.7600.2
56
(winmain_w
tr_wsus3sp
2(oobla).1
20602-1459
)
7.6.7600.2
56
United States
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 8fafbdc61ac2a084
b727fafd32415b87
8512290a
4822365e3528ea93
5e24aace5cff230a
Yes 5.8.0.2694
built by:
dnsrv(wmbl
a)
5.8.0.2694 United States
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