Should I block it?
90% of PCs block this file from running.
Multiple malware detections
(Note, the developer publishes each variation of this file with the same version, but the hashes are unique.)
Warning 3 antivirus scanners has detected malware.
tidy2update.exe is typically installed with the program TidyNetwork.com published by TidyNetwork.com and is most likely removed by most users once installed (83% removed).
|Typical file path:||C:\users\user\appdata\local\tidynetwork.com\tidy2update.exe|
|Size:||74.5 KB (76,288 bytes)|
The following program will install this file
From the Terms of Service - "By accessing the Sites and downloading the Software, you hereby grant the Company permission to display promotional information, advertisements, and offers for third-party products, offers or services (collectively “Advertisements”) from Company’s advertising partners (collectively “Partners”). The Advertisements may include, without limitation, content, offers for products or services, data, links, articles...
- The job 'TidyNetwork Update' runs daily in the path '\TidyNetwork Update'
Based on 40+ industry antivirus scanners, 3 of them detected the following malware.
|Antivirus engine||Engine version||Detection|
||suspected of Trojan.Downloader.gen.h
Distribution by Windows OS
|Microsoft Windows XP
Distribution by country
Canada installs about 100.00% of tidy2update.exe.
Distribution by PC manufacturer