How to Remove “GOOGLEUPDATESETUP.EXE”

What is googleupdatesetup.exe ?


googleupdatesetup.exe is a legitimate file from Google Inc. It is commonly stored in c:\programfiles\google. malware programmers write malicious codes and save the file mimicking the file name googleupdatesetup.exe to spread malware on the internet.
 
Affected OS/Platform: Windows 


How to check if your computer is infected with googleupdatesetup.exe?

 
If your computer is below average speed, take the following steps immediately to check if it is infected with googleupdatesetup.exe virus:
 
Step 1: Simultaneously press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.
 
Step 2: If you notice that googleupdatesetup.exe exe program is located outside its designated c:\programfiles\google address, you should run an antivirus scan on your PC to get rid of the malware infection.
 
How to remove googleupdatesetup.exe malware from system using Comodo Antivirus?
 
Step 1: Download the award-winning Free Comodo 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.
 
Step 5: The Comodo Internet Security takes some time to update the antivirus.
 
Step 6: Proceed with a quick scan that automatically begins after the update.
 
Step 7: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be prompted with an alert screen.
 
Step 8: Comodo Virus Protection will remove the googleupdatesetup.exe virus from your computer including all other malwares!
 

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 22 October 2011 at 5:20 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Google Inc. Executable 36f5d00eb7a8dfce
3ee9d883fe6fb1e4
97576841
9128c6c93767613b
2b5993dc232b75f0
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 1.3.33.17 1.3.33.17 United States N/A
2 N/A Non-executable 482ed55056f554fe
642af71fe20f35df
f2514428
8016afba119dc7a9
83215a8498a749f4
Unclassified
Malware
No N/A N/A Thailand N/A
3 Google Inc. Executable e376dfae46ded958
7c29fa2443c4f3ec
72ade25b
b16f766f600765e6
1d238a4ae71bf5e4
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 1.3.21.79 1.3.21.79 Romania N/A
4 N/A Executable 70cc315af3127e6e
6bb491b179179c15
8acaefec
cdc3eda4d26577e8
7512770a0aa42670
Unclassified
Malware
No N/A N/A 106.66.96.193/32 N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 17 March 2010 at 7:42 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Google Inc. Executable 9c4e24915a775c21
e1de5d9b76fd8e23
4d2fcf16
93d1f4c4e69adf98
a395d2f8d40b542b
Yes 1.3.21.99 1.3.21.99 Slovakia
2 Google Inc. Executable 9bbbf3b31340f4b0
49fd97ccfd34b2a0
3ac4ec39
01e1716a03b513f6
538e022dd0ec6ea5
Yes 1.2.183.23 1.2.183.23 10.224.1.58/32
3 Google Inc. Executable b2c32d1e77d4267b
9dd49cc118fa33c9
8c5bb374
f0de2eb9f9d23526
45d99ac2a2a11988
Yes 1.3.21.79 1.3.21.79 10.224.1.55/32
4 Google Inc. Executable 9bbbf3b31340f4b0
49fd97ccfd34b2a0
3ac4ec39
01e1716a03b513f6
538e022dd0ec6ea5
Yes 1.2.183.23 1.2.183.23 Internal Submission
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  • 16 items per page
  • 32 items per page
 
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