How to Remove “adobeupdatemanager.exe”

What is adobeupdatemanager.exe?

adobeupdatemanager.exe is a legitimate file process developed by Adobe Systems. This process is known as Adobe Update Manager and it belongs to Adobe Reader. You can locate the file in C:\Program Files. The virus is created by malware authors and is named after adobeupdatemanager.exe file.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

Keep an eye for the following symptoms to check if your PC is infected with adobeupdatemanager.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 adobeupdatemanager.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 adobeupdatemanager.exe malware from system with Comodo Cleaning Essentials?

Comodo Cleaning Essentials (CCE) incorporates 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 adobeupdatemanager.exe malware using CCE, follow the steps mentioned below:

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 07 April 2008 at 1:28 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Adobe Systems Incorporated Executable 89fec636ddf43eca
3b763b180233a173
f5adecbc
N/A Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 2.0.0.21 2.0 Jordan N/A
2 Adobe Systems Incorporated Executable 071161f7a30279fd
a8919364ca8414ab
f0fccb07
5107dc7bc8cfce71
ea64c07344ed06ff
Virus.Win32.
Sality.AE
No 3.1.0.7 3.0 Russian Federation N/A
3 Adobe Systems Incorporated Executable 2195c7c14eb7abb3
f3e71d87543ee08e
49c3d6ac
95e63f44d0b759ec
48f84b85a3256937
Virus.Win32.
Sality.AE
No 3.0.0.40 3.0 Vietnam N/A
4 Adobe Systems Incorporated Executable 595d4cbded69ba83
43239059baf3fd6d
2e333b4b
f0960fd0a04f44ff
abc63901b23f5d30
Virus.Win32.
Bacalid.A
No 3.1.0.7 3.0 Russian Federation N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 04 September 2008 at 11:52 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Adobe Systems Incorporated Executable d4405a0f5e67cf30
bc23d26f888f9809
6f51ea91
10f85fd45febc8e1
9603eab4b0181ce7
No 2.1.7.31 2.1.7.31 United States
2 Adobe Systems Incorporated Executable e1900c58a15ea080
07550b99d765d1f6
1e7569cb
92bd8bcbb77b60fc
991481a2a57215e5
No 2.0.0.21 2.0 United States
3 Adobe Systems Incorporated Executable 2e84f998c8997fbd
87539852b94961d1
f68085cf
f5f0a43bdc828ff3
9fa44737b8cb385c
No 3.1.0.9 3.0 United States
4 Adobe Systems Incorporated Executable a4373e5829f8d27b
79bd37cd4f1688fd
ffdc54ef
b9c96fb695d8bf1d
10836b1342988388
No 3.0.0.40 3.0 Russian Federation
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