updater.exe is a Windows process associated with the AGOBOT-OT Worm. This process is a security threat for your computer and it should be removed immediately. If found on your system make sure that you have downloaded the latest update for your antivirus application. Note! This process is also associated with the iRiver Music Manager.
Updater.exe is a Windows file created by Trojan.W32.Agobot. The dangerous file updater.exe is usually found in C:\Windows\Updater.exe folder. You are advised to delete the file. You can find it running in Task Manager as the process updater.exe. Scan your computer with an antivirus software to make sure it is removed entirely. If you have any further information, please let us know and submit a comment using the form below.
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updater.exe has been reviewed as a dangerous file. You should disable the process from task manager and remove the file from your system immediately. You can scan your computer with an antivirus software such as Nod32, Kaspersky or Combofix.
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|Trish Ghee · 7 November 2012|
I am having the same problem any thing on how to fix the problem.
|Jean Kirkland · 19 October 2012|
I have Windows 7 Home, and I can't find the Updater.exe folder either. I've scaned with Kaspersky and Malwarebytes and cannot find it. I'm looking for a solution, too. Thanks for any help!
|Louise Henry · 10 October 2012|
I keep getting the "Updater.exe has stopped working" pop-up several times a day. I have scanned with SuperAntiSpyware, Avast, and Spybot and none of them find this Trojan. I made sure all of them were up-to-date before scanning. I don't have a C:\Windows\Updater.exe folder, and it's also not listed as a process in Task Manager. I am running Vista home edition. Anything else I can do?
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