svchost.exe

Process name: Trojan.W32.Oxtic

Application using this process: Trojan.W32.Oxtic

svchost.exe

Process name: Trojan.W32.Oxtic

Application using this process: Trojan.W32.Oxtic

svchost.exe


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Process name: Trojan.W32.Oxtic

Application using this process: Trojan.W32.Oxtic

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What is svchost.exe doing on my computer?

svchost.exe is a process which is registered as a trojan. "This Trojan allows attackers to access your computer from remote locations, stealing passwords, Internet banking and personal data. " This process is a security risk and should be removed from your system. If you need any technical advice or assistance, call our Live Experts toll-free on one of the numbers below:

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Non-system processes like svchost.exe originate from software you installed on your system. Since most applications store data in your system's registry, it is likely that over time your registry suffers fragmentation and accumulates invalid entries which can affect your PC's performance. It is recommended that you check your registry to identify slowdown issues.
svchost.exe

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Is svchost.exe harmful?

Warning! svchost.exe is considered to be a dangerous process and should be removed. Running issues with this processes can increase the risk of malware infection if bugs are present. Scan your system now to identify issues with this process and services that can be safely removed.
svchost.exe is a dangerous process

Can I stop or remove svchost.exe?

svchost.exe is most likely a virus or Trojan, in which case it should be stopped or removed immediately. We recommend you use an anti-virus software to identify and remove dangerous processes.

Is svchost.exe CPU intensive?

This process is not considered CPU intensive. However, running too many processes on your system may affect your PC’s performance. To reduce system overload, you can use the Microsoft System Configuration Utility to manually find and disable processes that launch upon start-up. Alternatively, download PC Mechanic to automatically scan and identify any PC issues.

Why is svchost.exe giving me errors?

Process related issues are usually related to problems encountered by the application that runs it. A safe way to stop these errors is to uninstall the application and run a system scan to automatically identify any PC issues.


Why do I have multiple instances of svchost.exe?


Multiple copies of a process in your task manager may indicate the presence of a virus or Trojan. Make sure you always use an updated antivirus software and perform a full scan to identify any such cases.

svchost.exe is known to have 9 other instances:

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