How to remove an UmxFwHlp error
The free file information forum can help you determine if UmxFwHlp.exe is a virus, trojan, spyware, or adware that you can remove, or a file belonging to a Windows system or an application you can trust.
UmxFwHlp.exe file information
The process known as HIPS Firewall Helper Service or eTrust Firewall User-Mode Helper belongs to software Host Intrusion Prevention System or Tiny Desktop Firewall (version 2005 Pro) by CA (www.ca.com) or Computer Associates International (www.ca.com).
Description: UmxFwHlp.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files".
Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 145,936 bytes (32% of all occurrences), 146,192 bytes, 135,168 bytes, 140,808 bytes or 98,304 bytes.
The program has no visible window. It is not a Windows core file. The file is a file without information about the developer of this file. Program listens for or sends data on open ports to a LAN or the Internet. The file is a Verisign signed file. The file is digitally signed. You can uninstall this program in the control panel. UmxFwHlp.exe is able to hide itself and monitor applications. Therefore the technical security rating is 39% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
If you still experience problems with UmxFwHlp.exe, you could also uninstall CA Personal Firewall or Tiny Desktop Firewall 2005 Pro from your computer using the Control Panel applet "Add/Remove programs".
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Important: Some malware camouflages itself as UmxFwHlp.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the UmxFwHlp.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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