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!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 15 October 2011 at 5:52 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable cd57cbdeefe16215
abb8ebb42265469e
1ee8219f
7579dc38dc3c5be5
ad027ae92df1ae6b
Win32.Neshta
.A
No N/A N/A Romania N/A
2 Logitech, Inc. Executable cea48bd9add81a8b
67eab08a07e39980
1b230e27
a29de9e8fec04a69
4817bf5eab76451c
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 2.22.6.0 2.22.6.0 Poland N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 09 June 2008 at 8:24 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Logitech, Inc. Executable 993b5657e6526ba9
7144ced7743d7cc2
f40fa217
225cbc978169c73b
9154045a33f9793c
Yes 2.10.38.0 2.10.38.0 Canada
2 Logitech, Inc. Executable c5956e7c59d65d4f
39ee156b46046032
4765621c
235d42833f2f8908
3fa70b9787899846
Yes 2.22.6.0 2.22.6.0 10.100.130.21/32
3 Logitech, Inc. Executable 62d6c0d8247ca2b9
a783846ab9da96da
4e04fab0
e45989c127c0476a
937d6beaa6e28211
Yes 2.17.17.0 2.17.17.0 Ukraine
4 Logitech, Inc. Executable c5956e7c59d65d4f
39ee156b46046032
4765621c
235d42833f2f8908
3fa70b9787899846
Yes 2.22.6.0 2.22.6.0 Russian Federation
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