What is SSLS.exe?

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 SSLS.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.

Click to Run a Free Scan for SSLS.exe related errors

SSLS.exe file information

The process known as SSLS Server belongs to software SS by Solid Oak Software (

Description: SSLS.exe is not essential for the Windows OS and causes relatively few problems. SSLS.exe is located in the C:\Windows folder. Known file sizes on Windows 10/8/7/XP are 836,144 bytes (33% of all occurrences), 1,538,560 bytes or 1,575,424 bytes. 
The file is a file with no information about its developer. The program has no visible window. The software uses ports to connect to or from a LAN or the Internet. The SSLS.exe file is not a Windows system file. The SSLS.exe file is an unknown file in the Windows folder. SSLS.exe is able to connect to the Internet, record keyboard and mouse inputs, monitor applications and manipulate other programs. Therefore the technical security rating is 60% dangerous.

Uninstalling this variant: If you are having problems with SSLS.exe, you can uninstall SS software via Windows Control Panel/Add or Remove Programs (Windows XP) or Programs and Features (Windows 10/8/7).

Recommended: Identify SSLS.exe related errors

Important: Some malware camouflages itself as SSLS.exe. Therefore, you should check the SSLS.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.


User Comments

There are no user opinions yet. Why not be the first to write a short comment?

Do you have additional information? Help other users!
What do you know about SSLS.exe:
How would you rate it:
Link for more info:
Your Name:

Best practices for resolving SSLS issues

A clean and tidy computer is the key requirement for avoiding problems with SSLS. This means running a scan for malware, cleaning your hard drive using cleanmgr and sfc /scannow, uninstalling programs that you no longer need, checking for Autostart programs (using msconfig) and enabling Windows' Automatic Update. Always remember to perform periodic backups, or at least to set restore points.

Should you experience an actual problem, try to recall the last thing you did, or the last thing you installed before the problem appeared for the first time. Use the resmon command to identify the processes that are causing your problem. Even for serious problems, rather than reinstalling Windows, you are better off repairing of your installation or, for Windows 8 and later versions, executing the DISM.exe /Online /Cleanup-image /Restorehealth command. This allows you to repair the operating system without losing data.

To help you analyze the SSLS.exe process on your computer, the following programs have proven to be helpful: Security 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. Malwarebytes Anti-Malware detects and removes sleeping spyware, adware, Trojans, keyloggers, malware and trackers from your hard drive.

Other processes

SSLS.exe [all]