How to Remove “JascUpdate.exe”

What is JascUpdate.exe?

JascUpdate.exe is a legitimate process file popularly known as Jasc Update. It is associated with Jasc Update applicaton developed by Jasc Software Inc. It is located in C:\Program Files by default.

Malware programmers write virus files with malicious scripts and save them as JascUpdate.exe with an intention to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platforms: Windows OS

How to determine if your computer is infected with JascUpdate.exe malware?

Look out for the these symptoms to check if your PC is infected with JascUpdate.exe malware:

  • Unstable internet connection
  • JascUpdate.exe 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 JascUpdate.exe malware attack:

Step 1: Simultaneously press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.

Step 2: If you notice the file located outside C:\Program Files perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

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

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

Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove JascUpdate.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 06 October 2010 at 5:25 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Jasc Software Inc. Executable 63be1ccb3f0781cc
258754df111a4b2f
3e5928a7
499c8e9f4baca0f6
7280fd6449cbcb92
Virus.Win32.
Murofet.a
No 1.0.0.1 1.0.0.1 United States N/A
2 N/A Executable 0a1e75a4d00b565e
f0b81985934eab8b
32f40488
163a920f1a87528b
dffd07d4101c9bda
TrojWare.Win
32.Trojan.Ag
ent.~IDA
No N/A N/A Russian Federation N/A
3 Jasc Software Inc. Executable 190f3cfd165fec52
0a00dc5ac2f651f9
53a74f5a
2c2a10429fd8b8e5
cc1ee8158dc531bb
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.A
No 1.0.0.1 1.0.0.1 United Kingdom N/A
4 Jasc Software Inc. Executable 6bc9a64adb553499
e094477b4b0ed4ae
f6dfd40a
7522d5e2c05b177f
b05cce5f0582e00f
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.A
No 1.0.0.1 1.0.0.1 United Kingdom N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 31 July 2009 at 3:42 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Jasc Software Inc. Executable c1f6a2af32794623
dcec26d642f2ee1d
8de27c71
a01017cd182940ea
67fb4ee390bbae68
No 1.0.0.1 1.0.0.1 United States
2 Jasc Software Inc. Executable 13696c399dfdb1b3
f5762bf0d030557c
93751e51
7d649c2e29a9dfdc
14fd7e2169f43581
No 1.0.0.1 1.0.0.1 United States
3 Jasc Software Inc. Executable f40394c7b6996234
17bcb49c8e2dff1d
1c26036c
3818db9ef78cd8cc
0572bee0889a9a3c
No 1.0.0.1 1.0.0.1 United States
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