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What is toolbarupdater.exe? ToolbarUpdater

Vendor:      
Product:     ToolbarU Application
Vendor Website:     
Last Seen by PC Pitstop:      No Data

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Process is goodThis process is a Microsoft or Windows process, but many viruses use this file name to escape notice.

Purpose: Toolbarupdater.exe and Vprot.exe are legitimate processes used by AVG. Vprot.exe is part of AVG Secure Search and ToolbarUpdater.exe is a service responsible for performing silent update of the toolbar

toolbarupdater.exe uses excessive system and memory resources with no corresponding benefit. Applications such as these should be disabled to improve overall system performance.

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Percentage of recently scanned PC's with this process running: 1.42%
Average CPU use for this program: null%
Average RAM for this program: null MB

Program Name MD5 Count
toolbarupdater.exe

MD5 Hashes Expand md5 List Collapse md5 List
# Status MD5 File Info Last Seen Signed Day Week Month Threat info
1 Status 0xc3382c99f1d10bcbebc689bf847b77b5 More File Information 8/31/2014 Signed 2 21 23 Not Applicable
2 Status 0xc22e26deda8cddcd45b5e0751cd9abcc More File Information 8/31/2014 Signed 5 39 131 Not Applicable
3 Status 0xb4f02998ba52ed5fe9b96290a5a0f1e3 More File Information 8/31/2014 Signed 1 6 6 Not Applicable
4 Status 0x8b1502c0071491e992eb58f5eed50f90 More File Information 8/29/2014 Signed 0 1 4 Not Applicable
5 Status 0x42e5b5428401f7cb56a5d585dce46982 More File Information 8/28/2014 Signed 0 1 40 Not Applicable
6 Status 0x4eb3a948fdd03662d781ca7f8545865e More File Information 8/26/2014 Signed 0 1 18 Not Applicable
7 Status 0xc7c1eb8307e8991b0f2868212ed630de More File Information 8/16/2014 Signed 0 0 2 Not Applicable
8 Status 0x4632484314a5fa0a4886291f8cb6180a More File Information 8/16/2014 Signed 0 0 3 Not Applicable
9 Status 0x7570288275d80f5472ae3147487ff0b5 More File Information 8/15/2014 Signed 0 0 2 Not Applicable
10 Status 0x87a7b085488a21cdf369b8b3d8c7655b More File Information 8/10/2014 Signed 0 0 1 Not Applicable
11 Status 0x0a974af23241d7d5e6fe3e805388f09b More File Information 7/28/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
12 Status 0x8e637b22d24d6a41f02dac8850e110a4 More File Information 7/22/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
13 Status 0xa9129f1c74b137b4310f8377dbbb224c More File Information 7/12/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
14 Status 0xce72e4e7d8436161f278cd99f4f17d2a More File Information 6/30/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
15 Status 0x6c130efdb703d0edc9840ae9316aba0d More File Information 6/25/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
16 Status 0x93b1bf200d6a97bbc627b66171d0c270 More File Information 6/24/2014 Unsigned 0 0 0 Not Applicable
17 Status 0x403ce659a74a4c70ddd3d38ab27b1bc2 More File Information 6/24/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
18 Status 0x7451065a6047cbf7332eb76f5ed5f362 More File Information 6/20/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
19 Status 0x301cfd154d004e5bc5ec092d86adc5db More File Information 6/17/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
20 Status 0xb260f72970b2e06eb4b4e8825f14084f More File Information 6/9/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
21 Status 0xd43a85ef6b0894f67fe0c6879db63a22 More File Information 6/2/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
22 Status 0x747fa44f0b28d4979f6296d5ca4ed5b6 More File Information 5/24/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
23 Status 0x05209e6761f993429095db15054ef391 More File Information 5/10/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
24 Status 0x2b975897c830866222588f5bf99c5b4e More File Information 5/8/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
25 Status 0xbad6ec31fdcec5894460dcd59908f3c7 More File Information 5/7/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
26 Status 0xd82d5a35c1a3147be7cfea1f271b8995 More File Information 5/7/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
27 Status 0x75a6ab4c285bd7e895be17f1e1760d29 More File Information 5/2/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
28 Status 0x96c3155c779f977e3f71459e935cffe2 More File Information 4/29/2014 Unsigned 0 0 0 Not Applicable
29 Status 0xbf3479a3be727d029321bd7601e8eae1 More File Information 4/28/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
30 Status 0x29cc39577ca273ca0e75fd562e66ae96 More File Information 4/26/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
31 Status 0x0cc549bd6670cf12b30a470f107e5159 More File Information 4/25/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
32 Status 0xa837a57e927c7a76e9f0010fbed5104c More File Information 4/25/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
33 Status 0xbcd2219cee336b4ff5a0724a0a07bdc4 More File Information 4/17/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
34 Status 0x1c3d60a3f2c9e821a5e1adb10d881c65 More File Information 4/15/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
35 Status 0x8a603dabd6a7fa5f31e2b6e562e0ebdf More File Information 4/2/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
36 Status 0x52591834b0fa3293d35fd407fc230f7d More File Information 4/1/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
37 Status 0x50e333b01a64b4d54a62f6eb51251fef More File Information 3/31/2014 Unsigned 0 0 0 Not Applicable
38 Status 0x8f2ca8990b6f47a398ecf203330e5e47 More File Information 3/31/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
39 Status 0xe50192655d312576ab26b4a581602ab0 More File Information 3/22/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
40 Status 0x254e8f9ba44e9f55416b0e51dbff3c5f More File Information 3/15/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
41 Status 0xf3a704eca8d2a9234fec0cde9ec1d4a4 More File Information 3/10/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
42 Status 0xd07fb49a3d7c51a782b659b716cdf661 More File Information 3/9/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
43 Status 0x96d09e7dc705633c0c3f079b11802ced More File Information 3/4/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
44 Status 0xd5d21e25f394004005004aeeac5e6e9b More File Information 3/4/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
45 Status 0x9237cdff7d7185510a7ddb3666691d0d More File Information 3/3/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
46 Status 0x2bf7c653f12f0c0f8ead0c40ef710f4d More File Information 2/28/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
47 Status 0x8da32826ee82021b5c1204e1a901eae6 More File Information 2/27/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
48 Status 0xeeebd0c31a8607cc329aee747ab61b22 More File Information 2/12/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
49 Status 0xc340bccf9b67d250eb61c20b336e2fca More File Information 2/7/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
50 Status 0xfc449ac1571f39b961cf401fa6c55f47 More File Information 2/4/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
51 Status 0x7214143221ca831cfcb9f64850dfdaba More File Information 1/26/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
52 Status 0xb2b9bdece253ae113b0f0901c699a5f8 More File Information 1/23/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
53 Status 0x0fe113245e2994f2c772601fb7006337 More File Information 1/13/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
54 Status 0xebb54855990be628bb42490a6783443f More File Information 1/8/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
55 Status 0x8aa1e06021636a98a152637a7bca1d01 More File Information 1/4/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
56 Status 0xe5be0174f0b4dbbb6ba41dc70ba5a084 More File Information 12/29/2013 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
57 Status 0x87c57cbe385e00726a2113614f6c6bd2 More File Information 12/20/2013 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
58 Status 0x8754ba5fcc85325c229adcb72087706e More File Information 12/20/2013 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
59 Status 0x18b00bcf217a1d3306e17202afd1e051 More File Information 12/18/2013 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
60 Status 0xb0b035283926b9aefdac5bb6b63807eb More File Information 12/14/2013 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
61 Status 0xd6bff86f1946b0e473bae244fb1bb07f More File Information 12/8/2013 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
62 Status 0x12edf8e1e84511e8689483d420cd2b9a More File Information 12/3/2013 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
63 Status 0x3ad1e72748978d8b0b3b674741e4c3e2 More File Information 11/22/2013 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
64 Status 0x87df7e6f9c07843dba84f5f3859dd44c More File Information 11/13/2013 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
65 Status 0xe4650a5d381ff79711fca554167e0931 More File Information 11/9/2013 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
66 Status 0x55715e53f21c7efbe3e1030de59cf101 More File Information 10/31/2013 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
67 Status 0x454ed1abd4273b4637961cdbb2f297da More File Information 10/24/2013 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
68 Status 0xeb94a2c1f99e9e1634683b916f4eb1a2 More File Information 10/13/2013 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
69 Status 0xa43a2a46444b2844b381f5e4c856142f More File Information 10/12/2013 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
70 Status 0x3456619fc9cf2941084809b5d9e955bb More File Information 10/5/2013 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
71 Status 0x2f208ad0e44992e5ff1cb7c6b699c263 More File Information 10/4/2013 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
72 Status 0x338d1bd8b50c45eadd6812ab8989cb1b More File Information 10/3/2013 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
73 Status 0x54a70d5b6e1edb8313bc2594557551fc More File Information 10/3/2013 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
74 Status 0xdce9cc4129e1dac6aae25c6050e20a16 More File Information 10/3/2013 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
75 Status 0x72e9d995f93820219181b1703ec682f3 More File Information 9/30/2013 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
76 Status 0xd80924c7c985b71afc48c4cc421308f6 More File Information 9/30/2013 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
77 Status 0x9b7fcced9b1e8f3820be4f41a7253525 More File Information 9/30/2013 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
78 Status 0xcf25b2dc00e2b8816ff7455527dc56d8 More File Information No Data Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
79 Status 0xbad9f0db9293875e39e5a2403a8c22dc More File Information No Data Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
80 Status 0x69869a0e6380831d8582378cc5e46e7e More File Information No Data Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
81 Status 0x10b2e2fca707501600d1deab1b71f699 More File Information No Data Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
82 Status 0xdc3175dd9d623de92d25ad055cb5e5d3 More File Information No Data Unsigned 0 0 0 Trojan.Win32.Generic!BT
83 Status 0x3080f1f093869a19fb3d1f0226c73809 More File Information No Data Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
84 Status 0x41404aa06914e6f94d14b671ae1e5c37 More File Information No Data Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
85 Status 0x98a80733c6e66b043dbc638ca25fab0f More File Information No Data Unsigned 0 0 0 Trojan.Win32.Generic!BT
86 Status 0x7340edfd0749ce5155c1978b82e750b7 More File Information No Data Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
87 Status 0xa55670a0f844352df1f5a07b11f9133c More File Information No Data Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
MD5 Hashes Expand md5 List Collapse md5 List
# Status MD5 Last Seen File Date Revision Common Name Size
1 Status 0x8dba121a1afd3a022b4e5282f2b8f529 5/3/2013 12:02:00 PM Unknown Unknown ToolbarUpdater 967 KB
2 Status 0xe2ca898e105c3f2b62db130f28c73322 3/21/2013 6:25:00 PM Unknown Unknown ToolbarUpdater 967 KB
3 Status 0x10b2e2fca707501600d1deab1b71f699 3/18/2013 7:25:00 PM Unknown Unknown ToolbarUpdater 967 KB
4 Status 0xc6f385751db8be9d3e743287b955df5c 3/16/2013 9:38:00 PM Unknown Unknown ToolbarUpdater 923 KB
5 Status 0x3ad1e72748978d8b0b3b674741e4c3e2 2/18/2013 9:26:00 AM Unknown Unknown ToolbarUpdater 946 KB
6 Status 0x222d84cbe6a428a66a513b339ec633c8 2/15/2013 5:30:00 AM Unknown Unknown ToolbarUpdater 946 KB
7 Status 0x8c3688c051a52652eaf4b2e38bfce215 2/10/2013 2:05:00 PM Unknown Unknown ToolbarUpdater 942 KB
8 Status 0x87c57cbe385e00726a2113614f6c6bd2 2/10/2013 11:47:00 AM Unknown Unknown ToolbarUpdater 942 KB
9 Status 0xcb70b0d96645fdabfd25f790807ec967 2/7/2013 5:59:00 AM Unknown Unknown ToolbarUpdater 942 KB
10 Status 0x6ae0a4978225cc6656d45504d6d78d0a 1/23/2013 8:58:00 AM Unknown Unknown ToolbarUpdater 923 KB
11 Status 0x90d3ded9b1b33dc386c97aec460145d6 1/22/2013 9:05:00 PM Unknown Unknown ToolbarUpdater 923 KB
12 Status 0x760c2dc98878cf61e3c5feee0d155eea 1/22/2013 2:01:00 AM Unknown Unknown ToolbarUpdater 923 KB
13 Status 0x50d3941555fefdf46424431702ec5fb6 1/17/2013 5:12:00 PM Unknown Unknown ToolbarUpdater 923 KB
14 Status 0xb0b035283926b9aefdac5bb6b63807eb 1/13/2013 3:16:00 AM Unknown Unknown ToolbarUpdater 923 KB
15 Status 0x668f87a765e8a5b8c2e0f98369ffda97 1/10/2013 12:57:00 PM Unknown Unknown ToolbarUpdater 923 KB
16 Status 0xc9ddd7ac74d2a3e9f46e0e679c0db04f 1/7/2013 8:54:00 PM Unknown Unknown ToolbarUpdater 923 KB
17 Status 0x301cfd154d004e5bc5ec092d86adc5db 1/7/2013 7:41:00 PM Unknown Unknown ToolbarUpdater 923 KB
18 Status 0x2f16d5d443001f2873cb3e8691f3094e 1/1/2013 2:26:00 PM Unknown Unknown ToolbarUpdater 923 KB
19 Status 0x5119ae59ae2eb55be28b8b7372b8aa90 12/30/2012 7:33:00 PM Unknown Unknown ToolbarUpdater 923 KB
20 Status 0xef11725916a69dfaf82ab26ec219f088 12/12/2012 4:52:00 AM Unknown Unknown ToolbarUpdater 873 KB
21 Status 0x71e4df393549e2a2997b5611b44ad330 12/5/2012 8:20:00 PM Unknown Unknown ToolbarUpdater 873 KB
22 Status 0x4815712e7e7cf3703bdb755bae249d9c 11/19/2012 8:43:00 AM Unknown Unknown ToolbarUpdater 873 KB
23 Status 0x7d110d645030c05a06c3cd08d1e47d0a 11/5/2012 2:35:00 PM Unknown Unknown ToolbarUpdater 694 KB
24 Status 0xa811ce7cddfe5d4cc1a2197e2a270837 10/25/2012 5:45:00 AM Unknown Unknown ToolbarUpdater 694 KB
25 Status 0x7db85b78309c05c9f06f469ed976dc9e 10/24/2012 3:04:00 PM Unknown Unknown ToolbarUpdater 694 KB



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