What is the "wusetup.exe" ?

Our database contains 23 different files for filename wusetup.exe . You can also check most distributed file variants with name wusetup.exe. This files most often belongs to product Microsoft® Windows® Operating System. and were most often developed by company Microsoft Corporation. This files most often have description Windows Update Setup. Agregate rating is 5(5) stars - based on 1 reviews.This is executable file. You can find it running in Task Manager as the process wusetup.exe.

This file is the main executable for the Windows Update Setup process - this process is invoked by the Windows Update Agent, which checks the availability of software updates (and also updates for itself). This process can cause high CPU load for the period of its run and uses the internet connection. Good descriptive info can be found on MS Technet pages : http://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/windowsserver/en-US/aca02d86-0fd9-48cd-96cc-040aea84126f/windows-update-agent

wusetup.exe Process

File details of most used file with name "wusetup.exe"

Product:
Microsoft® Windows® Operating System
Company:
Microsoft Corporation
Description:
Windows Update Setup
Version:
7.4.7600.226
MD5:
98490b58355574f9e86364def2ca3413
SHA1:
3336461d45795658be3bd0402f0c6e499f332c84
SHA256:
576db32e52c616ba8ef845025adfd1de882d7b8cbe3d2fd8743f77dec41b950d
Size:
165376
Directory:
E:\ed4f3344e07589e39ff340ff029e
Operating System:
Windows 7
Occurence:
Low oc0

Is the Process "wusetup.exe" Safe or Threat ?

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100% of reviewed files are marked as Safe .
Latest new variant of the file with name "wusetup.exe" was discovered 139 days ago. Our database contains 7 variants of the file "wusetup.exe" with final rating Safe and zero variants with final rating Threat . Final ratings are based on file reviews, discovered date, users occurence and antivirus scan results.

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