driverupdate.exe is a program which is probably legit. So, if driverupdate.exe is on your computer, it is probably ok, and will NOT be a cause for concern. Even if your system is virus-free, we still advise you to purchase a good antivirus with a good track record, in order to yourself your system against potential security problems.
Usually, this application is found in C:\Program Files\IObit\Driver Booster\5.0.3\DriverUpdate.exe.
The MD5 fingerprint for this executable is 2fdec127a1ed9a9091f608943b4ed92e.
This program does NOT operate as a Windows service. This is normally a good sign.
This application uses the Internet to communicate. In this day and age this is quite normal. For example, most of the apps on your computer check for new updates. For this, Internet communications are necessary.
This app runs as a 32-bit program. It does not exploit the full set of features of nowadays' computer processors. This is quite normal because the makers did not upgrade it to use the x64 instruction set.
The description written in the exe is Driver Booster Driver Update.
File version stored as a property 18.104.22.168.
Intellectual property rights notice Copyright © 2017 IObit. All Rights Reserved..
This application does NOT have visible elements of user interface. This is most likely a bad thing.
The machine code of this exe seems to have been compressed or obfuscated so it can not be easily analysed.
Some dangerous features of Windows have been used, such as functions for tapping the keyboard. We recommend you to read more about this program.
driverupdate.exe is digitally signed. Nowadays the large majority of serious software applications are digitally signed.
The digital signature attached to driverupdate.exe verifies as ok. This is most likely a clean, ok program.
Digital certificate name: IObit Information Technology
Certificate's issuer name: Symantec Class 3 SHA256 Code Signing CA
It has an uninstall string in registry, which is a good sign. si are uninstall.