javaw.exe – Here is the scoop on Sun Java Virtual Machine as it pertains to computer network security. The big question: what is javaw.exe and is it spyware, a trojan and if so, how do I get rid of Sun Java Virtual Machine?
javaw.exe (Sun Java Virtual Machine) – Details
The javaw.exe process is the Java Virtual Machine. It is used by your computer to run programs written in the java programming language. It is also used as part of the Java plugin for Internet Explorer (and/or other browsers). You should leave this process running, unless it is causing problems for your system. If this process is terminated java programs will not work.
javaw.exe is an application that does NOT appear to be a security risk
Our process monitor database currently registers javaw.exe to Sun Microsystems.
This is part of Java Runtime.
JAVAW.EXE – Disclaimer
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