How to remove an JavaUpd error
The free file information forum can help you determine if JavaUpd.exe is a virus, trojan, spyware, or adware that you can remove, or a file belonging to a Windows system or an application you can trust.
JavaUpd.exe file information
Description: JavaUpd.exe is located in a subfolder of C:\Windows.
The file size on Windows 7/XP is 54,896 bytes.
It is a file without information about the developer of this file. It is located in the Windows folder, but it is not a Windows core file. The program is not visible. The file is not a Windows system file. JavaUpd.exe seems to be a compressed file. Therefore the technical security rating is 62% dangerous.
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If JavaUpd.exe is located in the folder C:\Windows\System32, the security rating is 96% dangerous. The file size is 78,368 bytes. There is no description of the program. JavaUpd.exe is an unknown file in the Windows folder. The program is not visible. The program is loaded during the Windows boot process (see Registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run, HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\RunOnce, HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run). The application listens for or sends data on open ports to a LAN or the Internet. File JavaUpd.exe is not a Windows system file. JavaUpd.exe is able to record inputs, hide itself and monitor applications.
If JavaUpd.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Documents and Settings", the security rating is 36% dangerous. The file size is 451,088 bytes. The program has a visible window. There is no file information. The application starts upon Windows startup (see Registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run, HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\RunOnce, HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run). JavaUpd.exe is not a Windows core file. JavaUpd.exe is able to record inputs and manipulate other programs.
Important: Some malware camouflages itself as JavaUpd.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the JavaUpd.exe process on your PC to see if it is a threat. We recommend Security Task Manager for verifying your computer's security. This was one of the Top Download Picks of The Washington Post and PC World.
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