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Danger level 6
Type: Adware
Common infection symptoms:
  • Shows commercial adverts

Updatecomputerfast.net

Users often underestimate the significance of pop-up ads that appear on their browsers. You might think that constant notifications via Updatecomputerfast.net inform you about the latest Adobe software updates, and you can choose to ignore them, but that is not exactly the case. You will see the Updatecomputerfast.net pop-up on your screen when you have at least one adware program installed on your PC. This means that your system’s security has been compromised, and you must remove the program at once; otherwise you will not get rid of Updatecomputerfast.net. You have to take care of any potential threats that might be running on your PC at once.

You might say that the Updatecomputerfast.net pop-up appeared on your screen when you opened a specific website, and it has nothing to do with the programs installed. That COULD be true. You could have opened an adware-related website that is part of online marketing networks, and thus the pop-up sprang into action. However, it is far more likely that the Updatecomputerfast.net domain is being used by a particular adware program that tries to promote third-party content. While there is no specific adware program associated with the Updatecomputerfast.net pop-up, you have to take all the potential risks into consideration and delete all unfamiliar apps.

Adware programs present a variety of security risks, although they are not particularly dangerous by themselves. The problem is that they can always be exploited by cyber criminals to promote corrupted content or redirect users to unfamiliar and sometimes dangerous websites. What’s more, users are seldom aware that they install adware programs on their computers willingly. The same could be said about the program behind the Updatecomputerfast.net pop-up. Chances are you have installed it yourself while you were browsing some adware-related web page. It might have also arrived in a software bundle with some program you wanted to install.

This only shows how important it is to go through each and every installation carefully. Please take your time to read all the installation steps, especially if you have downloaded the program from a third-party website. You might be presented with an offer to install additional applications, and if you breeze through the setup wizard, you may miss your chance to reject them.

On top of that, even if you DO install adware on your PC, you can still avoid serious computer infections, as long as you do not click any of the Updatecomputerfast.net pop-ups. The notification on the pop-up might tell you that you need to install or upgrade your Java software, but you should download software installation packs from their official websites only.

Clicking download and installation buttons on such pop-ups will only result in the installation of more adware on your PC. In the long run, you might suffer a severe computer infection. Therefore, the sooner you remove the program behind Updatecomputerfast.net, the better.

To determine which unwanted application you need to remove from your system, please run a full PC scan with the SpyHunter free scanner. A list of potential threats will be generated for you at once. Usually, it is possible remove the unwanted programs via Control Panel, but, if you feel that this is too much of a task for you, you can always rely on SpyHunter to remove the unwanted programs for you automatically.

How to Delete Unwanted Programs

Windows 8 & Windows 8.1

  1. Move the mouse cursor to the bottom right of your screen.
  2. Click Settings on the Charm bar and go to Control Panel.
  3. Open Uninstall a program and remove unwanted applications.

Windows Vista & Windows 7

  1. Open the Start menu and click Control Panel.
  2. Go to Uninstall a program and remove unwanted applications.

Windows XP

  1. Click the Start button and navigate to Control Panel.
  2. Select Add or remove programs and uninstall unwanted applications.
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How to manually remove Updatecomputerfast.net

Files associated with Updatecomputerfast.net infection:

browsemngr.exe
VirusRemover.exe
ContentHost.dll
timetasks.exe
compatibilitychecksvc.exe
uninstall_Winservices.exe
%LOCALAPPDATA%\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\pgafcinpmmpklohkojmllohdhomoefph
Win_Updater.exe
monitorsvc.exe
upr.exe
update.exe
stprss.exe
PlusMo.exe
ProtectWindowsManager.exe
yContentFilterService.exe
clteyghuwphSystem.exe
Updater.exe
%ALLUSERSPROFILE%\Anti-phishing Domain Advisor
bi_client.exe
Toast.exe
%LOCALAPPDATA%\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default
RGMUpdater.exe
lsdprn.exe
MAJTuto.exe
lmservice.exe
wirtual.exe
safetynut.exe
contentagent.exe
mngr.exe
winclient32.exe
windhcpclient.exe
UpdateService.exe
IEError.exe
%AppData%\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\BrowserProtect
ALiBaBar.dll
%ALLUSERSPROFILE%\Application Data\BrowserProtect
Assistant_x64.dll
flashEnhancer.dll
wabEventSupport16.dll
inspasio.exe
plura_autorun.exe
MSLSService.exe
OptimizerMonitor.exe
kometaup.exe
openinst.exe
DeltaFix.dll
applications.exe
Sixth.exe
Client.exe
Bind.exe
ReminderFoxUpdater.exe
%USERPROFILE%\Local Settings\Application Data\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\pgafcinpmmpklohkojmllohdhomoefph
AutoUpdater.exe
CompTmp.exe
dlprotect.exe
sv.exe
TimeTasksSetup.exe
chrome-links.exe
openinstall.exe
VideoUsage.exe
AdbFlashIA2.exe
ProtectExtension.exe
%ALLUSERSPROFILE%\Browser Manager
%ALLUSERSPROFILE%\Application Data\Browser Manager
uninstaller.exe
BrowserProtect.exe
NTS.exe
BitGuard.exe
DFService.exe
20dollars2surf.exe
LiveUpdate.exe
%ALLUSERSPROFILE%\BrowserProtect
fiber.js
ScreenCapture.exe
SyncPulseManager.exe
DocUnzipUpdt.exe
%AppData%\Mozilla\Firefox\Profiles\????????????????
R003.exe
optimizer.exe
PCProtect.exe
usetting.exe
Seventh.exe
VideoEklenti.exe
ieplug.dll
dnkt.exe
psupport.dll
TorrentStat.exe
smp2.exe
NCdownloader.exe
GoogleUpdate.exe
SafeUpdater.exe
systerm32.exe
WombatUpdater.exe
PCProtect.dll
toolserv.exe
brfilterdrv.sys
%ALLUSERSPROFILE%\Application Data\Anti-phishing Domain Advisor
Downloader.dll
playsetup.exe
litefile.bin
UpdateTask.exe
update1.dll
PackerV2.exe
Autoload.exe
BDL.dll
%USERPROFILE%\Local Settings\Application Data\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default
webmakerplus.exe
regCheck.vbs
wprotectmanager.exe
ScriptHost.dll
safebrowser.exe
host.exe

Updatecomputerfast.net DLL's to remove:

Assistant_x64.dll
BDL.dll
ieplug.dll
DeltaFix.dll
ScriptHost.dll
ContentHost.dll
PCProtect.dll
wabEventSupport16.dll
flashEnhancer.dll
update1.dll
ALiBaBar.dll
psupport.dll
Downloader.dll

Updatecomputerfast.net processes to kill:

SyncPulseManager.exe
systerm32.exe
wprotectmanager.exe
smp2.exe
PCProtect.exe
upr.exe
yContentFilterService.exe
ProtectExtension.exe
20dollars2surf.exe
timetasks.exe
toolserv.exe
BrowserProtect.exe
webmakerplus.exe
ScreenCapture.exe
NCdownloader.exe
Autoload.exe
DocUnzipUpdt.exe
update.exe
BitGuard.exe
applications.exe
inspasio.exe
compatibilitychecksvc.exe
bi_client.exe
NTS.exe
wirtual.exe
windhcpclient.exe
stprss.exe
safebrowser.exe
PlusMo.exe
Seventh.exe
TimeTasksSetup.exe
ReminderFoxUpdater.exe
R003.exe
Sixth.exe
host.exe
dnkt.exe
Updater.exe
sv.exe
usetting.exe
uninstall_Winservices.exe
SafeUpdater.exe
UpdateTask.exe
LiveUpdate.exe
VideoUsage.exe
playsetup.exe
kometaup.exe
VirusRemover.exe
contentagent.exe
openinst.exe
RGMUpdater.exe
winclient32.exe
GoogleUpdate.exe
optimizer.exe
lmservice.exe
Win_Updater.exe
MAJTuto.exe
lsdprn.exe
OptimizerMonitor.exe
clteyghuwphSystem.exe
safetynut.exe
openinstall.exe
browsemngr.exe
mngr.exe
WombatUpdater.exe
IEError.exe
AdbFlashIA2.exe
Bind.exe
AutoUpdater.exe
monitorsvc.exe
Client.exe
PackerV2.exe
CompTmp.exe
MSLSService.exe
uninstaller.exe
VideoEklenti.exe
Toast.exe
ProtectWindowsManager.exe
UpdateService.exe
DFService.exe
plura_autorun.exe
dlprotect.exe
TorrentStat.exe
chrome-links.exe
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Comments

  1. tom Aug 18, 2015

    please remove watchdog from this computer

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