gmt.exe – Here is the scoop on Gmt as it pertains to computer network security. The big question: what is gmt.exe and is it spyware, a trojan and if so, how do I get rid of Gmt?
gmt.exe (Gmt) – Details
The gmt.exe process runs in the background and will have been installed as part of another gator product. It is part of the GAIN (Gator Advertising Information Network) software system.
gmt.exe is considered to be a security risk, not only because spyware removal programs flag Gmt as spyware, but also because a number of users have complained about its performance.
Gmt is likely spyware and as such, presents a serious vulnerability which should be fixed immediately! Delaying further investigation of gmt.exe may cause serious harm to your system and will likely cause a number of problems, such as slow performance, loss of data or leaking private information.
gmt.exe is considered to be a security risk, not only because Adware Removal programs flag Gmt as Adware, but also because there can be privacy issues associated with this product.
Gmt is likely adware and as such, presents an unnecessary risk which should be eliminated! Removing gmt.exe may cause a number of problems, such as slow performance, loss of data or leaking private information.
Removing Gmt may be difficult.
Our process monitor database currently registers gmt.exe to Gator.
This is part of Gator GAIN.
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 gmt.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 Gmt is such a case. If you find an inaccuracy or have information that will help others, please, don’t hesitate to leave a comment!
GMT.EXE – Disclaimer
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