Jump to content

Welcome to Geeks to Go - Register now for FREE

Geeks To Go is a helpful hub, where thousands of volunteer geeks quickly serve friendly answers and support. Check out the forums and get free advice from the experts. Register now to gain access to all of our features, it's FREE and only takes one minute. Once registered and logged in, you will be able to create topics, post replies to existing threads, give reputation to your fellow members, get your own private messenger, post status updates, manage your profile and so much more.

Create Account How it Works
Photo

CfgSrvc.exe


  • Please log in to reply

#1
Powderhound522

Powderhound522

    New Member

  • Member
  • Pip
  • 1 posts
The process CfgSrvc.exe is running on my system (not once, but twice). I suspect it is associated with an entry in my MSCONFIG "Services" tab which is listed as service "Config Service Helper" author "Unknown".

I cannot kill this process, and I want to know: is this malware, or something innocuous? I've tried searching for it on Google, but haven't found anything. Thanks for any help you can offer.
  • 0

Advertisements


#2
dsenette

dsenette

    Je suis Napoléon!

  • Administrator
  • 26,019 posts
  • MVP
i'm finding absolutely no info on that file (someone else may know)...i see it popping up (always listed twice) in a bunch of hjt logs through google...but none of the helpers are doing anything to it (which makes me assume it's ok) you could get it scanned at one of the places bellow

Please submit the following file to one of these online file scanners.

C:\WINDOWS\System32\CfgSrvc.exe Jotti File Scan
VirusTotal File Scan
This will produce a report after the scan is complete which will tell you if they think it's malware related
  • 0






Similar Topics

0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users

As Featured On:

Microsoft Yahoo BBC MSN PC Magazine Washington Post HP