chkras.exe – Here is the scoop on Check Remote Advert Service as it pertains to computer network security. The big question: what is chkras.exe and is it spyware, a trojan and if so, how do I get rid of Check Remote Advert Service?
chkras.exe (Check Remote Advert Service) – Details
The chkras.exe process is installed if you use NetZero for your Internet Service Provider (ISP). NetZero will allow you free internet access, however in exchange for this service you may have to agree to view advertising banners from them whilst surfing the web. This process must be running if you use NetZero for your ISP, otherwise it should be terminated and removed from your system.
chkras.exe is considered to be a security risk, not only because Adware Removal programs flag Check Remote Advert Service as Adware, but also because there can be privacy issues associated with this product.
Check Remote Advert Service is likely adware and as such, presents an unnecessary risk which should be eliminated! Removing chkras.exe may cause a number of problems, such as slow performance, loss of data or leaking private information.
Removing Check Remote Advert Service may be difficult.
Our process monitor database currently registers chkras.exe to NetZero.
This is part of NetZero installation package.
chkras.exe is related to zcast.exe,
You should take our Firewall Test and look at your Digital Footprint to make sure your system is not giving away valuable information or has open ports on your firewall that may allow attackers to compromise your computer; these tests are completely free.
Whenever you have a concern about a file like chkras.exe, feel free to leave a comment (you’ll find the comment section at the bottom of this page); we’ll research your process or dll file and post the results to the site.
We do our best to update process information as often as possible but inaccuracies may still exist; a prime example would be a virus that is named after a legitimate file and perhaps Check Remote Advert Service is such a case. If you find an inaccuracy or have information that will help others, please, don’t hesitate to leave a comment!
CHKRAS.EXE – Disclaimer
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