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: ruktqbm.exe
Exe program - Files with an extension of "exe" are executable programs.
Purpose of this file:
This program is spyware and adware related. It may be causing popups on your computer, and could also be used as a browser hijacker as many of these spyware modules do this type of changing to your homepage, search engine, etc.
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What is the ruktqbm.exe location, where is it stored on my computer?
This can be found on your hard drive at C:\windows\temp\rUkTqBM.exe
Is ruktqbm.exe spyware?
Yes. This is considered a spyware related program.
Is this software task considered adware or malware?
Yes. This is advertising related, so it is considered adware and may be causing popup windows on your computer.
Is ruktqbm.exe considered a virus or trojan?
No, this windows task is not a virus or trojan program.
Would you recommend that I remove ruktqbm.exe?
Yes, I would remove ruktqbm.exe if it was on my computer. If you wish to do this, and you get an error message because you cannot access it, you should first terminate the task in your tasklist and then attempt to add it to your recycle bin again.