What is openvpnas.exe?
Openvpnas.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 openvpnas.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.
Openvpnas.exe file information
Description: Openvpnas.exe is not essential for Windows and will often cause problems. The file openvpnas.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files".
Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 84,440 bytes (17% of all occurrences), 50,176 bytes and 43 more variants.
The program has no file description. The program has no visible window. It is not a Windows core file. The application listens for or sends data on open ports to a LAN or the Internet. The file is certified by a trustworthy company. Openvpnas.exe is able to monitor applications. Therefore the technical security rating is 58% dangerous; however you should also read the users reviews.
If you encounter difficulties with openvpnas.exe, you can uninstall the software Hotspot Shield or Expat Shield using the "Add or Remove Programs" function of Windows Control Panel (Windows: Start, Settings, Control Panel, Add or Remove Programs) or look for help from the software company Anchorfree.
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If openvpnas.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Documents and Settings", the security rating is 50% dangerous. The file size is 265,776 bytes.
There is no information about the author of the file. The program has no visible window. Openvpnas.exe is a Verisign signed file. The file is certified by a trustworthy company. Openvpnas.exe is not a Windows core file. The process listens for or sends data on open ports to a LAN or the Internet.
Openvpnas.exe is able to monitor applications.
If you encounter difficulties with openvpnas.exe, you can uninstall the software Hotspot Shield using the "Add or Remove Programs" function of Windows Control Panel (Windows: Start, Settings, Control Panel, Add or Remove Programs).
Important: Some malware camouflages itself as openvpnas.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the openvpnas.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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