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Windows DLL host / winupd32.exe

File Name: winupd32.exe
Status: Windows DLL host should not be running at startup. It is likely a virus, spyware, trojan, or some other sort of malicious program. Use a virus scanner, and/or spyware removal tool to remove it.
Additional Info: Added by a variant of the SPYBOT WORM!

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