perl.exe – Here is the scoop on Perl as it pertains to computer network security. The big question: what is perl.exe and is it spyware, a trojan and if so, how do I get rid of Perl?
perl.exe (Perl) – Details
The perl.exe process is used to execute code written using the Perl language. If you disable this process any programs that are running on your computer that are written in Perl and/or use Perl functions will no longer work. If you find that it is causing problems from your system, you should terminate it, however it is usually best to leave it as-is.
perl.exe is an application that does NOT appear to be a security risk
Our process monitor database currently registers perl.exe to perl.org.
This is part of Perl.
PERL.EXE – Disclaimer
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