What is cports.exe?
Cports.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 cports.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.
Cports.exe file information
Description: Cports.exe is not essential for the Windows OS and causes relatively few problems. The file cports.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files".
Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 39,424 bytes (66% of all occurrences) or 41,472 bytes.
The program has a visible window. Cports.exe is not a Windows system file. Cports.exe is able to monitor applications. Therefore the technical security rating is 14% dangerous.
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If cports.exe is located in a subfolder of C:\, the security rating is 15% dangerous. The file size is 41,472 bytes (50% of all occurrences) or 50,688 bytes. The program has a visible window. The file is not a Windows core file. Cports.exe is able to monitor applications.
If cports.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Documents and Settings", the security rating is 40% dangerous. The file size is 65,536 bytes (50% of all occurrences) or 39,936 bytes. Cports.exe is not a Windows system file. Cports.exe is able to monitor applications.
If cports.exe is located in a subfolder of the "My Files" folder, the security rating is 14% dangerous. The file size is 41,984 bytes.
Important: Some malware camouflages itself as cports.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the cports.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.
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