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

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



Process or task name:

Be sure to always double check your spelling if you are concerned about spyware, as often spyware will use a very similiar spelling of system processes or other common 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


Note on file and folder locations: Remember that although many files are always in default file locations, some files can easily be moved to different locations or change names like many virus, spyware, or malware do. If you suspect you have a virus or spyware, check to see if you see a similiar names stored elsewhere. It always helps to check your tasklist also to see what is currently running on your computer. You can always view the tasklist on your computer by pressing ctrl-alt-del to view your "task manager", and then click the "processes" tab. This will show you all tasks running on your computer. Dll files will NOT show on your computer tasklist, as dll files are actually part of other processes. You may see similiar program names running if spyware or adware is on your computer, for example, udaterui.exe may be slightly misspelled to keep you from finding it, or spyware and adware may be named very similiar to a system file. Make sure always check the location of tasks or processes if you are concerned. udaterui.exe can also be used by other programs or software, as there is no standard on software program names what companies choose.

  • Is udaterui.exe spyware?
        No.

  • Is this considered adware or popup related?
        No.

  • Is this considered a virus or trojan?
        No.

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

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    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. Location : C:\Program Files\McAfee\Common Framework\UdaterUI.exe Please feel free to check www.what-is-exe.com for any future lookups or updates, as this index is continually changing and expanding.