ws2_32.dll – Here is the scoop on WinSock Library as it pertains to computer network security. The big question: what is ws2_32.dll and is it spyware, a trojan and if so, how do I get rid of WinSock Library?
ws2_32.dll (WinSock Library) – Details
The library file ws2_32.dll, is required by windows and is used by applications when performing TCP/IP network communication. If ws2_32.dll is unavailable, your pc will become unstable as network methods (even if not used) are present in a large number of applications.
ws2_32.dll is flagged as a system process and does not appear to be a security risk. However, removing WinSock Library may adversely impact your system.
Our process monitor database currently registers ws2_32.dll to Microsoft.
This is part of Microsoft Windows.
WS2_32.DLL – Disclaimer
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