i have a svchost.exe program in tasklist processus tab which appears 5 times with uers system, local, network
when i search svchost.exe in mcafee, the search hits for "trojan virus" but the virusscan analyze does not detect virus in this file
i am security center customer with 3 licences
my security center is up to date
the os problematic pc is windows xp family edition version 2002 servivice pack 3
is this pc infected ?
thanks for your answer
I am not a product expert but I am somewhat familiar with this file. This is not malware. It's a critical system file that Windows uses to run different aspects of the OS. You'll see this on all computers.
For detailed info, see http://www.howtogeek.com/howto/windows-vista/what-is-svchostexe-and-why-is-it-running/.Message was edited by: April Jacobs on 4/29/10 11:18:13 AM CDT