How to remove the pzhelper virus
Most antivirus programs identify pzhelper.dll as malware.
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Pzhelper.dll file information
There is no information about the producer in the pzhelper.dll process.
Description: pzhelper.dll is located in the folder C:\Windows\System32.
Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 68,608 bytes (80% of all occurrences) or 385,024 bytes.
A .dll file (Dynamic Link Library) is a special type of Windows program containing functions that other programs can call. This .dll file can be injected to all running processes and can change or manipulate their behavior. There is no information about the author of the file. The program starts when Windows starts (see Registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Windows\AppInit_DLLs). The file is not a Windows core file. It can change the behavior of other programs or manipulate other programs. The program is not visible. There is no detailed description of this service. Therefore the technical security rating is 74% dangerous.
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Important: Some malware camouflages itself as pzhelper.dll, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the pzhelper.dll 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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