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What is spools.exe? Trojan-Downloader.Win32.Agent
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PC Pitstop has analyzed this process and determined that there is a high likelihood that it is bad.
PC Pitstop has analyzed this process and determined that the safety of this process is questionable.
PC Pitstop has analyzed this process and determined that there is a high likelihood that it is good.
This process is a Microsoft or Windows process, but many viruses use this file name to escape notice.
PC Pitstop Analysis
Purpose: spools.exe - Harmful trojan horse program. May cause system errors to pop up, listing the file spools.exe in the dialog. Remove immediately.
spools.exe is a VIRUS. Stop all work until the virus is removed or you run the risk of spreading the virus to other people. Worse yet, the virus may be doing harm to your computer and your information.
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spools.exe is a Microsoft or Windows process but some versions of this exe carry viruses.
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spools.exe Technical Information
Percentage of recently scanned PC's with this process running: 0.00%
Average CPU use for this program: 0%
Average RAM for this program: 2 MB
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