liveupdate.exe is a application which is most likely NOT a virus or malware. So, if liveupdate.exe is on your computer, it is most likely ok, and will NOT be a cause for concern. Even if your system is clean, it is still recommended to purchase a well-known antivirus with a good detection rate, in order to defend yourself against viruses and malware.
This program is usually found on disk in C:\Program Files\IObit\LiveUpdate\LiveUpdate.exe.
The MD5 fingerprint for this executable is 2d2de301547146a79f6412075a66d731.
This application is set up as a Windows service. This means it operates on your PC in background, usually without showing anything to you. Most Windows services are legit programs, which provide useful features to other programs or to the Windows Operating System.
This application runs in 32-bit mode. It does not exploit the entire set of features of nowadays' computer chips. This ordinarily happens because the publishers did not upgrade it to 64-bit code.
The description stored in the exe is Product Updater.
File version extracted from the file 188.8.131.527.
Legal copyright notice Copyright(C) 2005-2015.
The machine code of this exe appears to be compressed or obfuscated so it can not be easily decompiled.
Some unusual features of Windows have been used, such as functions for recording the keyboard. We recommend you to read more about this program.
liveupdate.exe is digitally signed. Nowadays most virus-free programs are digitally signed.
The digital signature found in liveupdate.exe checks out perfectly. This is excellent.
Digitally signed by: IObit Information Technology
Certificate's issuer name: Symantec Class 3 SHA256 Code Signing CA
This application does NOT have an uninstall routine set up in registry.