Category Archives: startupreg

winupdate.exe is a trojan

This is a harmful program.

remove It is a component of malware or spyware, you should immediately remove it using an antivirus and antispyware program.
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Name: winupdate
Filename: winupdate.exe
Registry key:

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\software\microsoft\shared tools\msconfig\startupreg\winupdate.exe

Command: C:\WINDOWS\system32\winupdate.exe
Startup Type: startupreg
Combofix/RSIT Line:

[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\software\microsoft\shared tools\msconfig\startupreg\winupdate.exe]
C:\WINDOWS\system32\winupdate.exe [2009-08-07 46080]
2009-09-04 12:23:26 —-A—- C:\WINDOWS\system32\winupdate.exe

Description: Backdoor.Trojan also known as W32.Spybot.Worm, Backdoor.Win32.Rbot.

How to remove: use Kaspersky virus removal tool.

sysmonnt – sysmonnt.exe is a spyware component

This is a harmful program.

remove It is a component of malware or spyware, you should immediately remove it using an antivirus and antispyware program.
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Name: sysmonnt
Filename: sysmonnt.exe
Registry key:

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\software\microsoft\shared tools\msconfig\startupreg\sysmonnt

Command: C:\WINDOWS\System32\sysmonnt
Startup Type: startupreg
Combofix/RSIT Line:

[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\software\microsoft\shared tools\msconfig\startupreg\sysmonnt]
C:\WINDOWS\System32\sysmonnt

Description: spyware component

paumrt32.exe is a trojan

This is a harmful program.

remove It is a component of malware or spyware, you should immediately remove it using an antivirus and antispyware program.
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Name: paumrt32
Filename: paumrt32.exe
Registry key:

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\software\microsoft\shared tools\msconfig\startupreg\Ho29RhH5e

CLSID: startupreg
Startup Type:
Combofix/RSIT Line:

[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\software\microsoft\shared tools\msconfig\startupreg\Ho29RhH5e]
paumrt32.exe

Description: Unknown trojan