The .exe extension on a filename indicates an executable file. Executable files may, in some cases, harm your computer. Therefore, please read below to decide for yourself whether the SBAMTray.exe on your computer is a Trojan that you should remove, or whether it is a file belonging to the Windows operating system or to a trusted application.
The process known as SBAMTray Application
belongs to software VIPRE Internet Security or VIPRE Antivirus or GFI Business Agent or VIPRE Antivirus + Antispyware or VIPRE Antivirus Premium or Sunbelt Enterprise Agent or VIPRE Business Agent or VIPRE Advanced Security
by ThreatTrack Security or Sunbelt Software (www.sunbelt-software.com) or GFI Software (www.gfi.com).
Description: SBAMTray.exe is not essential for the Windows OS and causes relatively few problems. The SBAMTray.exe file is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files".
Known file sizes on Windows 10/8/7/XP are 3,216,272 bytes (22% of all occurrences), 1,348,944 bytes and 14 more variants.
It is a Verisign signed file. The file is digitally signed. The file is not a Windows core file. You can uninstall this program in the Control Panel. The program has no visible window. The program starts upon Windows startup (see Registry key: MACHINE\Run). SBAMTray.exe is able to record keyboard and mouse inputs and monitor applications. Therefore the technical security rating is 17% dangerous.
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Important: Some malware camouflages itself as SBAMTray.exe, particularly when located in the C:\Windows or C:\Windows\System32 folder. Therefore, you should check the SBAMTray.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.
A clean and tidy computer is the key requirement for avoiding problems with SBAMTray. This means running a scan for malware, cleaning your hard drive using 1cleanmgr and 2sfc /scannow, 3uninstalling programs that you no longer need, checking for Autostart programs (using 4msconfig) and enabling Windows' 5Automatic Update. Always remember to perform periodic backups, or at least to set restore points.
To help you analyze the SBAMTray.exe process on your computer, the following programs have proven to be helpful: ASecurity Task Manager displays all running Windows tasks, including embedded hidden processes, such as keyboard and browser monitoring or Autostart entries. A unique security risk rating indicates the likelihood of the process being potential spyware, malware or a Trojan. BMalwarebytes Anti-Malware detects and removes sleeping spyware, adware, Trojans, keyloggers, malware and trackers from your hard drive.