Adware programs are one of the most common types of viruses. The Uc.exe process is connected with such application and considered dangerous. This process installs on your computer without you noticing it and starts its malicious activity. Because of this behavior, it is advised to remove this process from your computer as soon as possible.
Location: C:\Program Files\badu\Uc.exe
C:\Program Files\badu\baidu.ini C:\Program Files\badu\Bind.exe C:\Program Files\badu\Uc.exe C:\Program Files\badu\unins000.dat C:\Program Files\badu\unins000.exe
There are a lot of ways to spread this kind of virus among users. Cyber criminals are spreading Uc.exe virus by using ways like bundling, wrapped downloaders, viral redirects, and advertisements. But sometimes these programs are promoting as legit advertisement platforms to fool users into manual installation without any tricks.
After the installation of Uc.exe virus, it will write itself in your registry and will be executed on every start of your system. This file presents a collecting program that is looking for information cyber criminals may use. It can be addresses, search queries, IPs and lots of other important data. Information like this can be sold for good money, or hackers can use it to find new trends on the internet and make installation methods more effective based on this information. Keeping inside Uc.exe virus may cause a lot of problems in the future. That is why you need to remove Uc.exe process and scan your computer for additional threats inside. Follow the removal instruction below to do that.
Automatic removal tool for Uc.exe adware:
Uc.exe adware removal instructions
So, you install GridinSoft Anti-Malware.
You must choose the type of scan.
Run to scan your personal computer with it.
Then you should click on “Fix Now” button to delete Uc.exe adware:
Shut down all your available browsers.
Video explaining how to reset your browser using GridinSoft Anti-Malware:
How to prevent your PC from being reinfected with Uc.exe adware in the future.
GridinSoft Anti-Malware offers excellent solution which may help to prevent your system from being contaminated with malware ahead of time. This feature is referred to as “On-Run Protection”. By default, it is disabled once you install the software. To enable it, please click on “Protect” button and press “Start” as demonstrated below:
The useful and interesting function may allow people to prevent install of malicious software. It means, when you will try to install some suspicious file, On-Run Protection will block this installation attempt ahead of time. NOTE! If users want to allow the dangerous program to be installed, they may choose “Ignore this file” button. In case, if you want to terminate malicious program, you must select “Confirm”.