osa.exe – Here is the scoop on Microsoft Office Agent as it pertains to computer network security. The big question: what is osa.exe and is it spyware, a trojan and if so, how do I get rid of Microsoft Office Agent?
osa.exe (Microsoft Office Agent) – Details
The osa.exe process is started when your computer boots. Allegedly this process will assist Microsoft Office programs (Word, Excel etc) to start faster, however many user have reported problems with this process consuming vast amount of system resources. You can safely terminate this process.
osa.exe is an application that does NOT appear to be a security risk
Our process monitor database currently registers osa.exe to Microsoft.
This is part of Microsoft Office.
osa.exe is related to osa9.exe, cftmon.exe, ctfmon.exe, expsrv.dll, findfast.exe, fm20.dll, imeshare.dll, mosearch.exe, msgr3ge.dll, msgrru32.dll, mso9.dll, mso97.dll, msoffice.exe, mssp232.dll, powerpnt.exe, vba332.dll, vbajet32.dll, winproj.exe, excel.exe, msspel2.dll, msspell3.dll, winword.exe,
OSA.EXE – Disclaimer
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