winnet.exe – Here is the scoop on Win Net as it pertains to computer network security. The big question: what is winnet.exe and is it spyware, a trojan and if so, how do I get rid of Win Net?
winnet.exe (Win Net) – Details
The winnet.exe process provides an additional toolbar in Internet Explorer to perform searches on the commonName website. It will have been installed with another product such as iMesh or Kazaa
winnet.exe is considered to be a security risk, not only because spyware removal programs flag Win Net as spyware, but also because a number of users have complained about its performance.
Win Net is likely spyware and as such, presents a serious vulnerability which should be fixed immediately! Delaying further investigation of winnet.exe may cause serious harm to your system and will likely cause a number of problems, such as slow performance, loss of data or leaking private information.
winnet.exe is considered to be a security risk, not only because Adware Removal programs flag Win Net as Adware, but also because there can be privacy issues associated with this product.
Win Net is likely adware and as such, presents an unnecessary risk which should be eliminated! Removing winnet.exe may cause a number of problems, such as slow performance, loss of data or leaking private information.
Removing Win Net may be difficult.
Our process monitor database currently registers winnet.exe to commonname.com.
This is part of iMesh.
winnet.exe is related to kazaa.exe,
You should take our Firewall Test and look at your Digital Footprint to make sure your system is not giving away valuable information or has open ports on your firewall that may allow attackers to compromise your computer; these tests are completely free.
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We do our best to update process information as often as possible but inaccuracies may still exist; a prime example would be a virus that is named after a legitimate file and perhaps Win Net is such a case. If you find an inaccuracy or have information that will help others, please, don’t hesitate to leave a comment!
WINNET.EXE – Disclaimer
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