liveupdate.exe is a application which is most likely legit. So, if liveupdate.exe is on your system, it is most likely ok, and will NOT cause problems. Even if your PC is clean, it is still recommended to use a well-known antivirus with a good track record, in order to defend your PC against potential security problems.
This program is usually stored in C:\Program Files (x86)\IObit\LiveUpdate\LiveUpdate.exe.
The MD5 fingerprint for this program is bb319a6240a810fd09e63cdbb3e6af30.
This program is set up as a Windows service. This means it runs on your system in background, usually without displaying any user interface to you. Most Windows services are ok programs, which perform useful functions to other programs or to the Windows Operating System.
This app runs in 32-bit mode. It can not exploit the entire set of features of current computer chips. This is quite normal because the publishers did not bother to upgrade it to 64-bit code.
The description extracted from the file is Product Updater.
File version stored as a property 188.8.131.527.
Company name IObit.
Legal copyright notice Copyright(C) 2005-2015.
This app does NOT have visible elements of user interface. This is usually a bad thing.
The machine code of this exe appears to have been compressed or encrypted so it can not be quickly evaluated by an expert.
Some insecure features of Windows appear to be used, such as functions for intercepting the keyboard. We advise you to perform more in-depth research about this program.
liveupdate.exe is digitally signed. Today the large majority of virus-free software applications are digitally signed.
The digital signature found in liveupdate.exe checks out perfectly. This is very good.
Digitally signed by: IObit Information Technology
Certificate's issuer name: Symantec Class 3 SHA256 Code Signing CA
This executable does NOT have an uninstall command stored in registry.