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- System Process: Yes
- Background Process: Yes
- Application Process:Yes
- Common Path:
C:\ Program Files\ pestpatrol\ cookiepatrol.exe
- Uses Network:No
- Uses Internet:No
The process cookiepatrol.exe belongs to the software Pest Patrol Internet Security. This has a current file version of 4.4 and it is simple and easy to use. The program is divided in three sections: Welcome, Scan and Advance settings. It protects your computer against Internet bound threats such as spywares and Trojans or viruses. These are bugs mostly distributed through emails or sometimes in direct attacks to the computer through unauthorized access by malicious users.
The cookiepatrol.exe process is very important for the stable and secure operation of your computer and should not be removed. It has a real time tracking system that has the ability to detect and remove spywares.
The cookiepatrol.exe file key feature is the severity indicator that allows you to restore any component that was deleted by the anti-spyware software. The rollback and restore features allow you to retrieve components from a special quarantined area so that your application can resume its operations.
The program cookiepatrol.exe analyzes the threat level of each spyware component found. Better understanding of the threat level of certain components give you better knowledge to chose whether to delete, ignore, or quarantine the component entirely.
The cookiepatrol.exe application also allows you to set schedules for automatic scanning of your hard drive and removable media. Once the problems are detected, it continually blocks the detected component from entering your computer again. While running, the cookiepatrol.exe file offers some customization, but your options are limited. You can chose between a quick and custom scan and real time tracking setting which allows selections on what to look for and remove.
The cookiepatrol.exe file is typically located in a subfolder of C:\ Program Files\ pestpatrol\ cookiepatrol.exe. It has known file sizes of 73728 bytes, 69632 bytes, and 105472 bytes. The file cookiepatrol.exe has its most common occurrence on Windows XP with 73728 bytes, which is 59% of its total occurrence.
The program cookiepatrol.exe starts with the Windows boot process. It creates the following auto-run registry keys in the system registry: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\ SOFTWARE\ Microsoft\ Windows\ CurrentVersion\ Run. The cookiepatrol.exe program has no visible window.
Additional cookiepatrol.exe Info:
Part of: Pest Patrol Internet Security, Author URL: http:// www.pestpatrol.com/, File Created by: Computer Associates International
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