How to Remove “schupgr.exe”

What is schupgr.exe?

schupgr.exe is a legitimate executable file developed by Microsoft Corporation. This process is known as NT5D5 and it belongs to Windows Operating System. It is commonly stored in C:\Windows\System32.
Cybercriminals find a way out to mimic malicious programs in the name of schupgr.exe to spread malware infection.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to detect whether your system is affected by schupgr.exe?

Viruses can easily affect and corrupt “.exe” files causing several system malfunctions. Below are the symptoms to check if your system is infected with the malware:

  • Problem during computer start-up.
  • Problem during program start-up.
  • Errors while running specific functions.
  • Damaged and missing link files.
  • Conflict in the process.
  • Missing or corrupted driver files.
  • Invalid Windows registry.
  • Hardware malfunction.

To further establish the infection of malware, 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 schupgr.exe file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Windows\System32, then you should perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware infection.

How does Comodo Antivirus help you to protect your system from schupgr.exe malware?

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Step 7: If the system is infected with schupgr.exe malware or any other threats, you will be prompted with an alert screen upon scanning.

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 11 November 2009 at 5:52 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable bca7ab2630febc0a
376e33c601f8c33f
51ff458b
c481871583890ad3
d52667342c19b0e4
MalCrypt.Ind
us!
No 5.2.3790.0
(srv03_rtm
.030324-20
48)
5.2.3790.0 United States N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 3b1fac865b4fb1f6
01ee6491496c4e83
2f03e8b7
5b5eacb4f971a6b6
6c68445a58675097
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 5.00.2160.
1
5.00.2160.
1
United States N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 70f28c976d477c94
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764e7293
180c8333706a9d16
dd79a6ed58aed0f2
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 5.2.3790.0
(srv03_rtm
.030324-20
48)
5.2.3790.0 India N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 0d1a81d9e06ad6ee
d832836c2a9e2059
32a944a1
a06354a46ce1ad25
468da6660e1803c7
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 5.2.3790.0
(srv03_rtm
.030324-20
48)
5.2.3790.0 Romania N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 20 June 2008 at 2:08 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable c865f4cce9238501
ac7470eee9cb6bf1
806849aa
294ee86dee3201c4
2403836ec1881371
No 5.2.3790.0
(srv03_rtm
.030324-20
48)
5.2.3790.0 10.224.1.115/32
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable e34ea77d9cea02e2
930f7920f8ba02c9
5999fd1d
367db8862358f3c0
24e6e31531b9707a
No 5.2.3790.0
(srv03_rtm
.030324-20
48)
5.2.3790.0 Internal Submission
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable e34ea77d9cea02e2
930f7920f8ba02c9
5999fd1d
367db8862358f3c0
24e6e31531b9707a
No 5.2.3790.0
(srv03_rtm
.030324-20
48)
5.2.3790.0 Internal Submission
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable e34ea77d9cea02e2
930f7920f8ba02c9
5999fd1d
367db8862358f3c0
24e6e31531b9707a
No 5.2.3790.0
(srv03_rtm
.030324-20
48)
5.2.3790.0 Australia
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