How to Remove “LOGITECHUPDATE.EXE”

What is LogitechUpdate.exe?

LogitechUpdate.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as Logitech Updater. It belongs to Logitech Automatic Software Update and was developed by Logitech Inc. It is commonly stored in C:\Windows\System32. Malware programmers or cybercriminals write different types of malicious programs and name it as LogitechUpdate.exe to spread virus.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

Each malware is different and causes unique problems to the system. You will notice one or several of the following symptoms if your system is infected with LogitechUpdate.exe malware:

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • LogitechUpdate.exe file is taking more of your CPU memory 
  • System performance is very low
  • Browser is redirected to some strange websites
  • Interference of annoying popup ads
  • Other malwares infiltrate into the system

To further establish the malware infection, take the following steps:

  • Go to Task Manager by pressing the combination of keys ctrl+alt+del
  • Go to the process tab and right-click on the LogitechUpdate.exe and open the file location

If the file is located outside C:\Windows\System32, then it is likely that the system is affected with LogitechUpdate.exe malware.

How to remove LogitechUpdate.exe malware from system using Comodo Antivirus?

Ideally, replacing the existing LogitechUpdate.exe file on your computer with a different version procured from the internet is advisable. To remove the file using Comodo's trusted and effective antivirus software, follow the steps below:

Step 1: Download the award-winning Comodo 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: Once the Installation is Finished, restart your PC.

Step 5: It will take some time for the Comodo Internet Security 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 Antivirus will remove LogitechUpdate.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

4

Malware Entries

First Seen: 27 December 2008 at 7:43 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Logitech, Inc. Executable 3e5409f1216e2054
3e5c4440665c5b5b
efe9d836
106df8bea4804561
0693dc1d62964047
Unclassified
Malware
Yes 2.40.239.0 2.40.239.0 Poland N/A
2 Logitech Inc. Executable b787a9837c917d10
c62e64812f82c362
1bb5bf0a
4617bd0aa2caede1
c43f1f0f84710f3e
Virus.Win32.
Virut.q
No 0.90.125 0.90.125 Poland N/A
3 Logitech, Inc. Executable cea48bd9add81a8b
67eab08a07e39980
1b230e27
a29de9e8fec04a69
4817bf5eab76451c
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 2.22.6.0 2.22.6.0 Poland N/A
4 Logitech, Inc. Executable a723102edd88f3d5
97360357b2053772
3a95f9a4
207242183169a456
89c935a6aa17f336
Win32.Jeefo.
A
No 2.20.90.0 2.20.90.0 Poland N/A
Display 4 items per page
  • 4 items per page
  • 8 items per page
  • 16 items per page
  • 32 items per page
55

Safe Entries

First Seen: 04 June 2008 at 8:56 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Logitech, Inc. Executable 48a43508b4f6d3a1
1d18ed2e06034842
673cebdf
c0c065226b3fcf28
78eee13fd8033bb4
Yes 2.40.239.0 2.40.239.0 Internal Submission
2 Logitech, Inc. Executable c5956e7c59d65d4f
39ee156b46046032
4765621c
235d42833f2f8908
3fa70b9787899846
Yes 2.22.6.0 2.22.6.0 10.224.25.45/32
3 Logitech, Inc. Executable c5956e7c59d65d4f
39ee156b46046032
4765621c
235d42833f2f8908
3fa70b9787899846
Yes 2.22.6.0 2.22.6.0 10.100.130.21/32
4 Logitech Inc. Executable a71e65f5a68e9871
814cc5e2ac620deb
7f94a128
5a886794369f507e
df34291660fd0a5f
Yes 1.0.24 1.0.24 United States
Display 4 items per page
  • 4 items per page
  • 8 items per page
  • 16 items per page
  • 32 items per page
 
Exclusive Offer
Get Free Endpoint Protection
Get Advanced
Endpoint
Protection

Award-Winning Security to Protect Your Clients from Cyber Attacks

Comodo Internet Security Pro

Antivirus Protection protection from hackers! Get the ultimate Antivirus solution to keep your PC clean and to remove viruses from a slow or infected PC. Improve the PC performance at home or use it on-the-go!

Get Comodo Internet Security Comodo Internet Security