How to Remove “LiveUpdate.exe”

What is Liveupdate.exe?

Liveupdate.exe is a legitimate file that is used for getting upadates from software products. It is a product of IObit or Openwares. It is typically located in c:\program files.
 
Malware writers code virus programs and name it after Liveupdate.exe to spread virus through the internet.
 
 
Affected Platform: Windows OS
 

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

 
Liveupdate.exe virus might cause your computer to slow down by taking too much CPU memory.
 
Step 1: Simultaneously press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.
 
Step 2: If you notice multiple instance of Liveupdate.exe running in the program list, or if you see the file located outside the file path where your IObit product is stored, you should run an antivirus scan to get ride of the malware.
 
 
How to remove the lLiveupdate.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

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 the Liveupdate.exe virus from your computer including all other malwares!
 
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Malware Entries

First Seen: 15 December 2009 at 12:19 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 龙塘镇中科电脑 Executable 8649178bf73bc563
30f54041f4786171
e19f9c3f
abd80dbc89073b30
432c0b37268249ec
Unclassified
Malware
No 1.04.0077 1.04.0077 Internal Submission N/A
2 Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. Executable cbe226b44f5b1819
b79e55ae9b6a9b45
376c0ab7
0ef4cd9ca3e82a5c
d17312847a6b5c2f
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 2009.4.14.
1518
1.0.0.1 Russian Federation N/A
3 Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. Executable 98ccd858ac63a588
aac2743b8fe78070
f11728be
7fbbbb8fa816d970
c326730d8bf7c2ca
TrojWare.Win
32.Patched.S
M
No 2009.12.31
.1359
1.0.0.1 United Kingdom N/A
4 Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. Executable b07cac66d0ffd032
6257fffb6fd7a589
6d285df5
df48edf6e47bd31e
d930d80805a01a8d
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 2009.4.14.
1518
1.0.0.1 Russian Federation N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 23 September 2008 at 10:30 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable 595ecfb855b24a92
5b3a97fce4cc3c1f
26a690d7
b2c4b7c2f9d970e4
126f59d5572edcbe
No N/A N/A United Kingdom
2 动漫大师 Executable ac029f9df37c4452
1d8fa90523be91ce
5f62c3e2
a5181c070471b6a6
9a8486f5aa5e9a5d
No 1, 2, 0,
1003
1, 2, 0,
1003
United States
3 http://www.ipsniper.com Executable d3ac2552de3bf296
6ddd49b2c65bbbb3
cbe03b28
90def67c707fd783
22aab87b10865a91
No 1.0.0.2 1.0.0.2 China
4 MetaQuotes Software Corp. Executable 5c9a4ff213a855cb
d6407051debbabdb
bcfc08d7
c094aeffb66087dc
0f56055fa4f5a838
Yes 4.0.0.406 4.0.0.406 Russian Federation
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