ups.exe – Here is the scoop on Uninterruptible Power Supply Process as it pertains to computer network security. The big question: what is ups.exe and is it spyware, a trojan and if so, how do I get rid of Uninterruptible Power Supply Process?
ups.exe (Uninterruptible Power Supply Process) – Details
The ups.exe service is used by your computer to communicate with a UPS (Uninterruptible Power Supply). It will notify you if the UPS unit has to take over, because the ‘normal’ power supply has failed (e.g. in a powercut). This process can also automatically shut your PC down when your UPS’s battery is running low, in order to avoid losing data. If you have a UPS connected to your computer you should leave this process running.
ups.exe is flagged as a system process and does not appear to be a security risk. However, removing Uninterruptible Power Supply Process may adversely impact your system.
Our process monitor database currently registers ups.exe to Microsoft.
This is part of Microsoft Windows.
UPS.EXE – Disclaimer
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