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AutoUpdate.exe process file

What is AutoUpdate.exe? Is AutoUpdate.exe spyware or a virus?
Process name: AutoUpdate MFC Application or Spy Fighter Auto Update or Automatic Update Service or Configurator Auto-Update or Secure Update

Product: AutoUpdate or Spy Fighter or Amadeus Automatic Update or Cisco Systems, Inc. AutoUpdate or AutoUpdate Module or AutoUpdate Application

Company: SG Soft or Amadeus or Cisco Systems, Inc ( or Wave Systems Corp or VinaGame J.S.C

File: AutoUpdate.exe

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158 users ask for this file. 2 users didn't rate it ("don't know"). 4 users rated it as not dangerous. 1 user rated it as not so dangerous. 4 users rated it as little bit dangerous.

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AutoUpdate.exe is related to adware AproposMedia.
phillip found it in my program files and dated from sat. I deleted it in windows safe mode, so far its not been back
It could be AT&T software but usually is associated with the people on page spyware still trying to get rid of this monster pop ups galore
Erik It's part of Google Desktop Search (at least mine is). My Firewall (ZoneLabs) halted it asking whether it was ok for it to access the Internet. Then using WinPatrol (the Active Tasks tab) I could see quite easily what the origin of the exe is.
looie it was in c:\program files\. i deleted it using ewido security suite download it from below  See also: Link
M2K Updatet Spyware programme von einen Typ auf ihrem PC!
Herve Vautier It is used to distribute Amadeus software
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