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

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

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

Purpose of this file:
Updcrl.exe is a software program that is used for updating your secured list for Verisign security certificates. To help identify that this program is not spyware, always verify the file is in the proper location as the file location is shown below. This software is part of the Microsoft operating system and it works with the Verisign security list for certification. It is not a necessary file. This file is considered safe and is not considered spyware or adware. Visit updcrl.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 updcrl.exe location, where is it stored on my computer?
This file will be found at: C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM\updcrl.exe


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

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

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