udaterui.exe - Is udaterui.exe trojan, malware, or a virus?

what is udaterui.exe?
Purpose of udaterui.exe:



Process or task name:

Always double check your task spelling if you are concerned about spyware or viruses, as often they use similiar spelling for these windows processes and tasks: udaterui.exe

File type:
Exe program - Files with an extension of "exe" are executable programs.

Purpose of this file:
This UdaterUI.exe software is a program that may have been preinstalled software but may also have been installed by you on the computer. The actual disk and folder location is listed below, please verify the folder location to show that your file is in the correct location and is not virus or adware related. This program is part of the McAfee protection software. This UdaterUI.exe software is called the common user interface software for the McAfee virus protection. Note that if you are getting a popup warning message saying "The file UdaterUI.exe is infected", you are actually viewing a fake rogue warning by a named "system security" rogue application. You may see messages like "WARNING! Application cannot be executed. The file UdaterUI.exe is infected. Please activate your antivirus software." This is not the UdaterUI.exe file but actually the rogue program instead. The UdaterUI.exe file is safe and is not virus or spyware related. Visit udaterui.exe for complete information on this task or process. If you would like help on other tasks or processes, you can view the entire process and task directory here.

What is the udaterui.exe location, where is it stored on my computer?
Location : C:\Program Files\McAfee\Common Framework\UdaterUI.exe


  • Is udaterui.exe spyware?
        No, this windows task is not spyware.

  • Is this software task considered adware or malware?
        No, this windows task is not popup or adware related software.

  • Is udaterui.exe considered a virus or trojan?
        No, this windows task is not a virus or trojan program.

  • Would you recommend that I remove udaterui.exe?
        No, I would not remove this file.

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