How to remove an HSON error
The free file information forum can help you determine if HSON.exe is a virus, trojan, spyware, or adware that you can remove, or a file belonging to a Windows system or an application you can trust.
HSON.exe file information
Description: HSON.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files".
Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 55,416 bytes (57% of all occurrences), 52,912 bytes or 55,160 bytes.
The program has a visible window. The process can be uninstalled in the Control Panel. File HSON.exe is a Verisign signed file. HSON.exe is digitally signed. The application starts upon Windows startup (see Registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run). It is not a Windows core file. Therefore the technical security rating is 0% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
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Important: Some malware camouflages itself as HSON.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the HSON.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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