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- System Process: No
- Background Process: Yes
- Application Process:Yes
- Common Path:
C:\ program files\ mcafee\ mcafee antispyware\ masalert.exe
- Uses Network:Yes
- Uses Internet:Yes
The masalert.exe is a process that is part of the McAfee Anti Spy ware program by McAfee, Inc. . McAfee presents its own brand of anti-spy software that aids in keeping your machine safe from many forms of spy ware like ad ware and browser hijackers, fine tuning your PC or troubleshooting your computer problems. The main function of this process is to alert computer users of any spy ware lurking in their computer systems. If you encounter the masalert.exe process and you are planning on using McAfee Anti Spy ware, be sure to leave it running. Do not terminate it. Masalert.exe startup entry is started automatically from a Run, RunOnce, RunServices, or RunServicesOnce entry in the registry.
The masalert.exe application does not belong to the components that are critical to computer operations. There is no sense disabling or terminating it if it is not harming the system. But for those who want to make sure their computers stay in tiptop condition, running regular free PC performance scans would be the way to go. It will automatically optimize the CPU, Internet settings and memory.
This version of masalert.exe has been authenticated and has no reported problems Recommendations: if masalert.exe is running on your PC, you should verify that it is authentic. A file name alone is insufficient for identification. Run Program Checker Personal Edition and File Analyzer to be sure you are running the actual version.
The masalert.exe has a file version of 22.214.171.124 and it is also explained entirely in The Ultimate Troubleshooter (TUT) that has the full information in a remarkably easy and pleasing interface, which makes the file description of masalert.exe. The masalert.exe has a MD5 393d5d24a034946fb9e999fc21894cab.
Masalert.exe are related to instantaccess.exe remind32.exe reg1aid.exe savservice.exe savadminservice.exe sfusvc.exe nscatcom.exe managementagentnt.exe autoupdateagentnt.exe alsvc.exe routernt.exe autolaunch.exe almon.exe cinetray.exe.
Known file sizes of masalert.exe on Windows XP are 327680 bytes (94% of all occurrence), and 311296 bytes. The masalert.exe program has no visible window. The masalert.exe is loaded during the Windows boot process (see Registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\ SOFTWARE\ Microsoft\ Windows\ CurrentVersion\ Run). The file is not a Windows core file.
Additional masalert.exe Info:
Part of: McAfee Anti Spyware, Author URL: http:// www.mcafee.com, File Created by: McAfee
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