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What is cavwp.exe?

Cavwp.exe is a executable file (a program) within Windows. The filename extension .exe denotes an executable file. You should only run executable files from publishers you trust, because executable files can potentially change your computer settings or harm your computer. The free file information forum can help you determine if cavwp.exe is a virus, trojan, spyware, or adware that you can remove, or a file belonging to a Windows system or to an application you can trust.

Cavwp.exe file information

The process known as COMODO Internet Security belongs to software COMODO Internet Security or COMODO Internet Security Premium or COMODO Firewall by COMODO (www.comodo.com).

Description: Cavwp.exe is not essential for Windows and will often cause problems. cavwp.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files". Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 2,456,792 bytes (50% of all occurrences), 402,640 bytes, 1,857,752 bytes or 1,839,832 bytes. http://www.file.net/process/cavwp.exe.html 
The program has no visible window. The cavwp.exe file is digitally signed. Cavwp.exe is not a Windows core file. Cavwp.exe is able to record inputs and monitor applications. Therefore the technical security rating is 31% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
In case you experience problems using cavwp.exe, you can remove the entire program COMODO Internet Security Premium or COMODO Internet Security using Windows Control Panel.

Recommended: Identify cavwp.exe related errors

Important: Some malware camouflages itself as cavwp.exe. Therefore, you should check the cavwp.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.


User Comments

this is listed as a hidden generic host process also listed as a program and says when pointed at mith mouse admin rights missing also says it monitors all activity these are the files in this folder iys makin me shorten text many more files than i listed This program cannot be run in DOS mode.
It is Comodo Antivirus
Something is really wrong with this exe. Seems I found a lot of fake things impersonating Comodo etc. You can't uninstall or delete this. Not necessary for system.

Summary: Average user rating of cavwp.exe: based on 3 votes with 3 user comments.
One user thinks cavwp.exe is essential for Windows or an installed application. One user suspects danger. One user thinks cavwp.exe is dangerous and recommend removing it.

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