msdef.exe - msdef process information

Process name: Trojan.W32.Secefa

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Windows errors related to msdef.exe?


msdef.exe is a process which is registered as the Trojan.W32.Secefa trojan. It takes advantage of the Windows LSASS vulnerability, which creates a buffer overflow and instigates your computer to shut down. To see more information about this vulnerability please look at the following Microsoft bulletin: http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/bulletin/ms04-011.mspx.

This process is a security risk and should be removed from your system. We strongly recommend that you run a FREE registry scan to identify msdef.exe related errors.


Other instances of MSDEF.EXE:

1) msdef.exe is a process which is registered as a trojan. This Trojan allows attackers to access your computer from remote locations, stealing passwords, Internet banking and personal data. This process is a security risk and should be removed from your system. Click here to run a free registry scan now.

warning note
Warning: Multiple instances of MSDEF may be running on your pc at one time. Some of these may or may not be the legitimate versions.
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Recommendation

DISABLE AND REMOVE msdef.exe IMMEDIATELY. This process is most likely a virus or trojan. It is highly recommended that you run a FREE performance scan to automatically optimize memory, CPU and Internet settings.


Damage to your computer's registry could be compromising your PC's performance and causing system slow-downs and crashes. We recommend that you run a FREE registry scan to identify and list harmful registry entries on your computer.





Removal and security


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Security risk 0-5:

4


Spyware:

No (Free spyware scan)


Virus:

Yes (Remove msdef.exe)


Trojan:

Yes (Remove msdef.exe)




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General information


Author:

Unknown


Part of:


Memory usage:

N/A (Free up memory)


Common msdef.exe errors:

N/A (Repair)

System process:

No


Uses network:

Yes


Background:

Yes


Hardware related:

No






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