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Danger level 4
Type: Potentially Unwanted Application
Common infection symptoms:
  • Connects to the internet without permission

Software Version Updater

Software Version Updater is an application which is installed with various programs that have to be updated regularly. It can be installed alongside free browser browsers extensions and browsers add-ons, which display various coupons and offers. The updates are necessary for the application to run properly, so Software Version Updater search for relevant updates and installs them automatically.

Software Version Updater is not a standalone application. It is installed alongside the major application, and the user is partially informed about the installation. In the license agreement, it is usually stated that the application will be updated regularly. If you accidentally install, for example, a browser add-on which displays coupons and offers and want to remove it, it is also important to remove Software Version Updater. The updater is located in the %LOCALAPPDATA% directory as Updater.exe. You can also check your Task Manager and look for the process that has the same name Updater.exe.

It has been found that Software Version Updater can be installed by White Smoke, which is a browser toolbar; CouponDropDown, which is a browser add-on that displays various coupons and ads; Search Protect by Conduit, and by many other applications. Do you want to get rid of the unwanted browser application? Do not forget to remove Software Version Updater, which is already flagged as malicious by many computer security applications.

The unwanted application creates a registry entry in HKCU\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run in order to start running whenever the system starts. What is more, you should keep in mind that after you uninstall only the unwanted browser add-on, Software Version Updater may download the same application and you will again be exposed to, for example, annoying pop-up coupons and third-party advertisements.

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How to manually remove Software Version Updater

Files associated with Software Version Updater infection:

windowsupdatekb12695__7428_il22.exe
WindowsUpdateKB12695__7428_il10.exe
windowsupdatekb12695__7428_il71413.exe
windowsupdatekb12695__7428_il203482.exe
windowsupdatekb12695__7428_il67078.exe
WindowsUpdateKB12694__7428_il4556233.exe
windowsupdatekb12695__7428_il98.exe
windowsupdatekb12695__7428_il31477.exe
Bundle_NationZoom.exe
windowsupdatekb12695__7428_il32105.exe
Manager.exe
ktip.exe
cohc.exe
WindowsUpdateKB12695__7428_il35.exe
windowsupdatekb12695__7428_il41183.exe
windowsupdatekb12695__7428_il112566.exe
windowsupdatekb12695__7428_il127218.exe
windowsupdatekb12695__7428_il182584.exe
windowsupdatekb12695__7428_il155425.exe
WindowsUpdateKB12695__7428_il29343_26.exe
windowsupdatekb12695__7428_il29343.exe
windowsupdatekb12695__7428_il67078_26.exe
WindowsUpdateKB12694__4914_il4556233.exe
windowsupdatekb12695__7428_il166618.exe
windowsupdatekb12695__7428_il33184.exe
windowsupdatekb12695__7428_il77.exe
chromebrowser.exe
windowsupdatekb12693__7428_il3397191.exe
windowsupdatekb12695__7428_il581513.exe
windowsupdatekb12695__7428_il28026.exe
windowsupdatekb12695__7428_il78052.exe
WindowsUpdateKB12695__7428_il4101865.exe
WindowsUpdateKB12695__7428_il91657.exe
windowsupdatekb12695__7428_il739991.exe
windowsupdatekb12695__7428_il60096.exe
windowsupdatekb12695__7428_il50685.exe
Updater.exe
windowsupdatekb12695__7428_il216282.exe
windowsupdatekb12695__7428_il410878.exe
windowsupdatekb12695__7428_il310451.exe
windowsupdatekb12695__7428_il213171.exe
windowsupdatekb12695__7428_il849779.exe
WindowsUpdateKB12695__7428_il5142076.exe

Software Version Updater processes to kill:

windowsupdatekb12695__7428_il182584.exe
windowsupdatekb12695__7428_il310451.exe
windowsupdatekb12695__7428_il739991.exe
windowsupdatekb12695__7428_il31477.exe
windowsupdatekb12695__7428_il849779.exe
windowsupdatekb12695__7428_il33184.exe
windowsupdatekb12695__7428_il127218.exe
ktip.exe
windowsupdatekb12695__7428_il581513.exe
WindowsUpdateKB12695__7428_il91657.exe
Updater.exe
Manager.exe
windowsupdatekb12695__7428_il216282.exe
WindowsUpdateKB12695__7428_il35.exe
windowsupdatekb12695__7428_il67078.exe
windowsupdatekb12695__7428_il98.exe
Bundle_NationZoom.exe
windowsupdatekb12693__7428_il3397191.exe
windowsupdatekb12695__7428_il41183.exe
windowsupdatekb12695__7428_il166618.exe
WindowsUpdateKB12695__7428_il4101865.exe
windowsupdatekb12695__7428_il112566.exe
windowsupdatekb12695__7428_il78052.exe
WindowsUpdateKB12694__4914_il4556233.exe
WindowsUpdateKB12695__7428_il5142076.exe
windowsupdatekb12695__7428_il213171.exe
windowsupdatekb12695__7428_il60096.exe
WindowsUpdateKB12695__7428_il29343_26.exe
windowsupdatekb12695__7428_il29343.exe
windowsupdatekb12695__7428_il410878.exe
chromebrowser.exe
windowsupdatekb12695__7428_il203482.exe
windowsupdatekb12695__7428_il71413.exe
windowsupdatekb12695__7428_il32105.exe
WindowsUpdateKB12694__7428_il4556233.exe
windowsupdatekb12695__7428_il155425.exe
windowsupdatekb12695__7428_il67078_26.exe
cohc.exe
WindowsUpdateKB12695__7428_il10.exe
windowsupdatekb12695__7428_il77.exe
windowsupdatekb12695__7428_il28026.exe
windowsupdatekb12695__7428_il50685.exe
windowsupdatekb12695__7428_il22.exe
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