How to Remove “Fwupdate.exe”

What is Fwupdate.exe?

Fwupdate.exe is a legitimate file for LG Electronics. It is used to update the LG drives Frimware. This file is generally stored in C:\Program Files\lg_fwupdate\fwupdate.exe. Since this file is very essential for updting the LG Drivers Frimware, so the hackers and internet criminals write the malware programs and name it as fwupdate.exe and spread via internet.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to find if the system is affected by Fwupdate.exe malware

This file belongs to LG Electornics. If you have installed any LG Product software like utilities or frimware, you will know the exact location of the file. So check the location of the installed path by searching this file in file search box, it shows a list of files along with path. If you are able to locate the path as C:\Program Files\lg_fwupdate\fwupdate.exe, then your system is out of malware infection, if you find it in some other location then the system is affected by virus.

How to remove the Fwupdate.exe file from system using Comodo Free Antivirus?

Step 1: Download our award-winning Comodo Free Antivirus.

Step 2: Installation configuration frames will be displayed. Select the configuration you would like to apply

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Step 7: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be prompted with an alert screen.

Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove the Fwupdate.exe virus from your computer including all other malwares!

 

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 02 December 2009 at 4:12 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 556f5704517c6db4
a4c402b4fad8e694
fb8fb456
9324c3198d6cabd6
c2795790765f77ab
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 5.1.2600.2
180
(xpsp_sp2_
rtm.040803
-2158)
5.1.2600.2
180
India N/A
2 N/A Executable 8349c795c952437a
df61ed8328e74544
3f2cfca8
1f73d12c03beafa5
ff2127da9c8c3f3f
Unclassified
Malware
No N/A N/A Russian Federation N/A
3 N/A Executable 57801917022ec828
edf9216fba1c1f6e
d180971e
9e9dfe20f1a0a902
903a1545be12ef2b
Unclassified
Malware
No N/A N/A Russian Federation N/A
4 BL Executable abf42682c6eb7103
61447ed4740d1f1b
2141d512
faa104dd921a7714
ee08f84cf57f8020
P2PWorm.Win3
2.Bacteraloh
.h
No 1.00 1.00 Jordan N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 14 February 2009 at 12:05 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 BitLeader Executable 132b15cb6bd2715b
ce7422ced7ec8f5d
005387b5
8667d9b4ffa3abd1
ec3d61004667e1da
Yes 1.00 1.00 Internal Submission
2 HP Executable 4780e5e36a4bf446
ae1ab2d215ecf180
04d5da1b
30fd9c3d58871b48
5af1324275949b3b
No 2.2.1.1 2.2.1.1 China
3 N/A Executable 482611d122485e99
0342b9a51915627d
1e445e3a
378f3e13d5d78b33
58e9b9f13781dbcb
No N/A N/A Internal Submission
4 BL Executable 32e99b2bdd4238e9
c2b1b035bf0436e3
48c2ffbd
d3d65e39156cef82
0b6c7807a5a8e061
No 1.00 1.00 Czech Republic
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