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What is dmwu.exe?

What is it?

dmwu.exe is the installation service for Web Optimizer, an ad-supported program. Web Optimizer by Perion Network Ltd. is a web browser extension and browser helper object (BHO) for Internet Explorer and Firefox (extension) and distributed through Perion Networks. The Web Optimizer extension includes a search bar which provides modified search redirection results and a search provider. Web Optimizer will attempt to change the default home page of the user's web browser as well.
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How does dmwu.exe run?

Service - dmwu.exe runs as a background Windows service called 'IBUpdaterService' (Updater Service). This service runs as the SYSTEM account with extensive privileges on the local computer, and acts as the computer on the network. Updater Service runs as a program that can be started by the Service Controller and that obeys the service control protocol. This type of service runs in a process by itself.


What is the community is seeing?What is the community is doing?
About 0.2% of all Boost users have the dmwu.exe process running.Of the 0.2% of dmwu.exe users, 79.0% have disabled it.
How resource intensive is dmwu.exe?
Comparison based on the average resource utilization across all programs.
0.00084% CPU8360.2%
Average CPU utilization across all programs is 0.00001%.
8.19 MB RAM38.0%
Average private memory utilization across all programs is 21.53 MB.
 40 /min1.8%
Average I/O read and write operations for all programs is 2,253 per minute.
Typical file (disk image) location:

Are there other versions of dmwu.exe?

What modules are loaded?

A module is a dynamic link library (DLL) or an executable file that is loaded into the process. Below is a list of non-system modules that are loaded by this process.

What else is related?

What Windows OS versions does this run on?

Windows 7 Ultimate (6.1.7601.65536)
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File details

File name: dmwu.exe
Size: 1.37 MB

Digital certificate

Certificate authority: VeriSign
Effective date: 4/24/2012
Expiration date: 4/24/2015

Resource utilization

CPU utilization averages
Total CPU: 0.0010886246%
Privileged CPU: 0.0002526040%
User CPU: 0.00083602052128%
Privileged CPU time: 99562.5 ms
Privileged CPU time /min: 27 ms
CPU cycle count: 671,235,196
CPU cycle count /min: 105,296,522
Memory utilization averages
Committed memory: 76.08 MB
Peak committed memory: 81.2 MB
Paged memory: 8.19 MB
Peak paged memory: 8.33 MB
Paged system memory: 142.63 KB
Non-paged system memory: 9.84 KB
Working set memory: 7.58 MB
Peak working set memory: 9.12 MB
Min working set memory: 5.78 MB
Private memory: 8.19 MB
Page faults: 27,870,457
Page faults /min: 7,664
Process I/O averages
Total read operations: 6
Read operations /min: 1
Total read transfer: 46.9 KB
Read transfer /min: 13 Bytes
Total write operations: 2
Write operations /min: 1
Total write transfer: 70 Bytes
Write transfer /min: 0 Bytes
Total other operations: 56,975
Other operations /min: 16
Total other transfer: 932.78 KB
Other Transfer /min: 263 Bytes
Handle count average: 3,889
Thread count average: 9
Thread resource averages

Process details

Runs as (owner): System
Integrety level: System
Windows platform: 32-bit
Runs as a service: Yes
Parent Process
Process Command

Service details

Name: Updater Service
Service name: IBUpdaterService
Service type: Win32OwnProcess
Description: “Updater Service”

Network connectivity

UDP: LISTENING on port 62756
Windows Firewall allowed program: Yes

Image hashes

MD5: 36c55f1ccdd63a70a18fb97e3f85bf5f
SHA-1: 3670895ae4e0d6c17b601e2f7c46f19eeade7566

PE image details

Subsystem: Windows GUI
Langauge*: Microsoft Visual C++ 10.0
File packed: No
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