The .exe extension on a filename indicates an executable file. Executable files may, in some cases, harm your computer. Therefore, please read below to decide for yourself whether the BESClient.exe on your computer is a Trojan that you should remove, or whether it is a file belonging to the Windows operating system or to a trusted application.
The process known as BigFix BESClient Application or BES Client or TivoliEndpointManagerProductionClient_8.1.551.0 or Tivoli Endpoint Manager Agent or BigFix Enterprise Client
belongs to software BigFix Enterprise Client or Extend360 Enforcement Agent or IBM Endpoint Manager Client or Tivoli Endpoint Manager Client or IBM BigFix Client or TivoliEndpointManagerProduct
by BigFix (www.bigfix.com) or IBM (www.ibm.com).
Description: BESClient.exe is not essential for Windows and will often cause problems. The BESClient.exe file is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files".
Known file sizes on Windows 10/8/7/XP are 2,138,112 bytes (51% of all occurrences), 2,809,856 bytes and 10 more variants.
The program is not visible. The file is not a Windows system file. The application listens for or sends data on open ports to a LAN or the Internet. BESClient.exe is able to hide itself and monitor applications. Therefore the technical security rating is 54% dangerous, however you should also read the user reviews.
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Important: Some malware camouflages itself as BESClient.exe. Therefore, you should check the BESClient.exe process on your PC to see if it is a threat. We recommend Security Task Manager for verifying your computer's security. This was one of the Top Download Picks of The Washington Post and PC World.
A clean and tidy computer is the key requirement for avoiding problems with BESClient. This means running a scan for malware, cleaning your hard drive using cleanmgr and sfc /scannow, uninstalling programs that you no longer need, checking for Autostart programs (using msconfig) and enabling Windows' Automatic Update. Always remember to perform periodic backups, or at least to set restore points.
Should you experience an actual problem, try to recall the last thing you did, or the last thing you installed before the problem appeared for the first time. Use the resmon command to identify the processes that are causing your problem. Even for serious problems, rather than reinstalling Windows, you are better off repairing of your installation or, for Windows 8 and later versions, executing the DISM.exe /Online /Cleanup-image /Restorehealth command. This allows you to repair the operating system without losing data.
To help you analyze the BESClient.exe process on your computer, the following programs have proven to be helpful: Security Task Manager displays all running Windows tasks, including embedded hidden processes, such as keyboard and browser monitoring or Autostart entries. A unique security risk rating indicates the likelihood of the process being potential spyware, malware or a Trojan. Malwarebytes Anti-Malware detects and removes sleeping spyware, adware, Trojans, keyloggers, malware and trackers from your hard drive.