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

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

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

Purpose of this file:
This file is a normal file and also a spyware file, as many spyware programs are using this name in hopes that you think it is a critical file. This has been found in multiple locations that is adware or trojan related. I would recommend adding this to your recycle bin or simply removing it from startup, as that way you can alway restore it later if you wish, yet it cannot cause any problems if it isn't running. Visit usb.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 usb.exe location, where is it stored on my computer?
This file can be found at C:\WINDOWS\system32\usb.exe


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

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

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