pstores.exe – Here is the scoop on Protected Storage Service as it pertains to computer network security. The big question: what is pstores.exe and is it spyware, a trojan and if so, how do I get rid of Protected Storage Service?
pstores.exe (Protected Storage Service) – Details
The pstores.exe process is used by Internet Explorer and Outlook in order to store sensitive information in your computer’s registry securely. It is required for Internet Explorer and Outlook to function correctly and so should not be terminated if you use either of these programs.
pstores.exe is an application that does NOT appear to be a security risk
Our process monitor database currently registers pstores.exe to Microsoft.
This is part of Microsoft Internet Explorer & Outlook.
pstores.exe is related to msieftp.dll, browselc.dll, browseui.dll, iedkcs32.dll, iepeers.dll, loadwc.exe, mobsync.exe, mshtml.dll, msxml.dll, schannel.dll, setupwbv.dll, mapisp32.exe, msoe.dll, msoert2.dll, pssvc.exe, pstprx.dll, pstprx32.dll,
PSTORES.EXE – Disclaimer
Every attempt has been made to provide you with the correct information for pstores.exe or PROTECTED STORAGE SERVICE. Many spyware / malware programs use filenames of usual, non-malware programs. If we have included information about pstores.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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