mspaint.exe – Here is the scoop on Ms Paint as it pertains to computer network security. The big question: what is mspaint.exe and is it spyware, a trojan and if so, how do I get rid of Ms Paint?
mspaint.exe (Ms Paint) – Details
Mspaint.exe is the main process for Microsoft Paint. Ms Paint is a simple picture editor that is bundled with Windows. If you find MsPaint useful you should leave this process running. If not, it can be terminated.
mspaint.exe is flagged as a system process and does not appear to be a security risk. However, removing Ms Paint may adversely impact your system.
Our process monitor database currently registers mspaint.exe to Microsoft.
This is part of Microsoft Windows.
MSPAINT.EXE – Disclaimer
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