mmc.exe – Here is the scoop on Microsoft Management Console Process as it pertains to computer network security. The big question: what is mmc.exe and is it spyware, a trojan and if so, how do I get rid of Microsoft Management Console Process?
mmc.exe (Microsoft Management Console Process) – Details
The process called mmc.exe is the main executable for MMC (Microsoft Management Console). It is not required for your system to run, however if you use the Management Console you should not terminate this process. It has been know to ‘hang-around’ after you have completed an administration task. If this is the case terminate it to free up system resources.
mmc.exe is flagged as a system process and does not appear to be a security risk. However, removing Microsoft Management Console Process may adversely impact your system.
Our process monitor database currently registers mmc.exe to Microsoft.
This is part of Microsoft Windows.
MMC.EXE – Disclaimer
Every attempt has been made to provide you with the correct information for mmc.exe or MICROSOFT MANAGEMENT CONSOLE PROCESS. Many spyware / malware programs use filenames of usual, non-malware programs. If we have included information about mmc.exe that is inaccurate, we would greatly appreciate your help by leaving a comment with the correct information below and we’ll do our best to correct it.
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