How to Remove “UNITYWEBPLAYERUPDATE.EXE”

What is UnityWebPlayerUpdate.exe?

UnityWebPlayerUpdate.exe is a legitimate file process developed by Unity Technologies ApS. It is associated with Unity Web Player Updater.  You can locate the file in C:\Program files. The virus is created by malware authors and are named them after UnityWebPlayerUpdate.exe file.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

Keep an eye for the following symptoms to check if your PC is infected with UnityWebPlayerUpdate.exe malware:

  • Unstable internet connection
  • Browser redirects to unwanted websites
  • PC performance slows down
  • Browser is bombarded with hordes of popup ads
  • System screen freezes repeatedly

If you find any of  the above mentioned symptoms, take the following steps to be sure about the malware infection:

1) Press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.

2) Go to the process tab and right-click on the UnityWebPlayerUpdate.exe file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Program files, then you should take measures to get rid of the malware.

How to remove UnityWebPlayerUpdate.exe  malware from system with Comodo Cleaning Essentials?

Comodo Cleaning Essentials (CCE) incoporates antivirus software with unique features like auto-sandboxing to identify and obstruct every suspicious process running on an endpoint with a single click. To remove malwares using UnityWebPlayerUpdate.exe, follow the steps mentioned below:

Step 1: Download the CCE suite.

Step 2: To start the application, double-click on the CCE.exe file.

Step 3: It then probes the antivirus to initiate a full system scan to identify and remove any existing malicious files.

Step 4: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be prompted with an alert screen.

Step 5: Comodo Cleaning Essentials will remove UnityWebPlayerUpdate.exe  malware from your computer including all other malwares!
 

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 11 December 2011 at 5:30 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Unity Technologies ApS Executable e252547588139691
763d9bab07f35607
71b71e7a
6a00ae29cd27858f
5d58f7048b705c64
Virus.Win32.
Expiro.isn
No 4.0.1.6218
1
4.0.1.6218
1
Canada N/A
2 Unity Technologies ApS Executable 28fac15945d37ffc
a34057219c5e7ad3
1e0a95e9
3d5458f4ef88fb9d
b9db97ddc1191d3e
Virus.Win32.
Parite.gen
Yes 4.0.1.6209
3
4.0.1.6209
3
Turkey N/A
3 Unity Technologies ApS Executable d770c729a7491341
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080d8dfb
73c3bf82d6ca291f
fe964f70d8b55cbd
Virus.Win32.
Parite.gen
Yes 3.3.0.6313
5
3.3.0.6313
5
Poland N/A
4 Unity Technologies ApS Executable fdb0915cb7af3242
71b3ac13a91c46f6
8cd496de
71201e8235ac3dd0
702d246d39ca0f74
Virus.Win32.
Parite.gen
Yes 3.4.2.2737
4
3.4.2.2737
4
Turkey N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 01 February 2010 at 12:42 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 OverTheEdge I/S Executable 5d22891a956da504
86d73c876c8aea3e
058c2728
17ca45197a39aa87
a5d8bac76ef9b492
Yes 1.6.1.6909 1.6.1.6909 United States
2 Unity Technologies ApS Executable ce02a355a54f9e07
9c9397c68eaa9938
46432685
1057d056a6d75a1b
f23859bd992e4078
Yes 3.5.2.4431
6
3.5.2.4431
6
10.224.1.117/32
3 Unity Technologies ApS Executable d49b84c277cdc2b2
0e85dffc29c05ec0
52f62ae9
6a813b04ac1f98fa
f59858b9f4332b56
Yes 4.1.5.6748
0
4.1.5.6748
0
United States
4 Unity Technologies ApS Executable eaae5cc78c6149e0
73100537ce33d4fb
6e32ebce
dcb41a2d9e2cc9b5
737cbcd137616a21
Yes 4.0.1.6218
1
4.0.1.6218
1
United States
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