How to remove the systmon virus
Most antivirus programs identify systmon.exe as malware.
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Systmon.exe file information
At the present time, we have no confirmed details about the software with which SYSTMON.EXE is associated.
Description: The file systmon.exe is located in a not unambiguous folder.
The file size on Windows 7/XP is 0 bytes.
The program has a visible window. File systmon.exe is a file without information about the developer of this file. Note: File does not exist any longer. The program is loaded during the Windows boot process (see Registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon\Shell, HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run). File systmon.exe is not a Windows system file. Therefore the technical security rating is 28% dangerous.
Recommended: Identify systmon.exe related errors
Important: Some malware camouflages itself as systmon.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the systmon.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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