What is avgupsvc.exe? Is avgupsvc.exe spyware or a virus?
Process name: AVG Update Service
Company: GRISOFT, s.r.o (www.grisoft.com)
Part of AVG Anti-Virus suite, avgupsvc.exe is the real-time update manager of the suite. This starts with the Operating System and checks the host’s anti-virus definition date with its central server and updates them if the two are not synchronized. This process also remembers download terminations and updates the definitions from that point forward if the connection is termination while updates are in progress.
If you want a detailed security rating about your avgupsvc.exe (and all other running background processes) read the following user opinions, and download the free trial version of Security Task Manager.
Note: Any malware can be named anything - so you should check where the files of the running processes are located on your disk. If a "non-Microsoft" .exe file is located in the C:\Windows or C:\Windows\System32 folder, then there is a high risk for a virus, spyware, trojan or worm infection! Check it out!
Average user rating of avgupsvc.exe: based on 28 votes. Read also the 15 reviews.
569 users ask for this file. 23 users rated it as not dangerous. 2 users rated it as neutral. 3 users rated it as dangerous.
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