steam.exe – Here is the scoop on Steam as it pertains to computer network security. The big question: what is steam.exe and is it spyware, a trojan and if so, how do I get rid of Steam?
steam.exe (Steam) – Details
The process called steam.exe is used to communicate with Valve Corporation’s servers in order to get the latest games and patches from Valve. Such games as HalfLife and CounterStrike are available for download through the Steam service. If you use Valve’s Steam, this process should be left running.
steam.exe is an application that does NOT appear to be a security risk
Our process monitor database currently registers steam.exe to Valve Corporation.
This is part of Steam.
steam.exe is related to hl.exe,
STEAM.EXE – Disclaimer
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