Autorun Details: Msmsgs.exe

Name: csrss
Command: msmsgs.exe
Status: Definitely not required. Usually Malware.
Description: Added by the CHODE-J BACKDOOR! Note - this malware uses MSN Messenger (which is located in %Program Files%\Messenger) in the background to propogate itself

Name: Messenger
Command: msmsgs.exe
Status: Not required, but may be started.
Description: Windows Messenger instant messenger utility included with Windows 2K/XP. Available via the Start menu. Go to Windows Messenger → Tools → Options → Preferences and uncheck "Run this program when Windows starts"

Name: Messenger Service
Command: msmsgs.exe
Status: Definitely not required. Usually Malware.
Description: Added by the SDBOT-ZB WORM! Note - this particular msmsgs.exe file is located in %System% and should not be mistaken for the MSN Messenger file of the same name which is located in %Program Files%\Messenger

Name: Microsoft Excele
Command: msmsgs.exe
Status: Definitely not required. Usually Malware.
Description: Added by the AGENT.AJQG TROJAN! Note - this particular msmsgs.exe file is located in %System% and should not be mistaken for the MSN Messenger file of the same name which is located in %Program Files%\Messenger

Name: Microsoft Msn Messenger
Command: msmsgs.exe
Status: Definitely not required. Usually Malware.
Description: Added by the BUZUS.AYX TROJAN! Note - this particular msmsgs.exe file is located in %System% and should not be mistaken for the MSN Messenger file of the same name which is located in %Program Files%\Messenger

Name: Microsoft Oftice
Command: msmsgs.exe
Status: Definitely not required. Usually Malware.
Description: Added by the IRCBOT.ALT WORM! Note - this particular msmsgs.exe file is located in %System% and should not be mistaken for the MSN Messenger file of the same name which is located in %Program Files%\Messenger

Name: MSMSGS
Command: msmsgs.exe
Status: Not required, but may be started.
Description: Windows Messenger instant messenger utility included with Windows 2K/XP. Available via the Start menu. Go to Windows Messenger → Tools → Options → Preferences and uncheck "Run this program when Windows starts"

Name: Msmsgs
Command: Msmsgs.exe
Status: Definitely not required. Usually Malware.
Description: Added by the SILLYFDC-AP WORM! Note - this particular msmsgs.exe file is located in %System% and should not be mistaken for the MSN Messenger file of the same name which is located in %Program Files%\Messenger

Name: msmsgs
Command: msmsgs.exe
Status: Definitely not required. Usually Malware.
Description: Added by the SCLOG-AL TROJAN! Note - this particular msmsgs.exe file is located in %System% and should not be mistaken for the MSN Messenger file of the same name which is located in %Program Files%\Messenger

Name: MSN Messenger
Command: msmsgs.exe
Status: Definitely not required. Usually Malware.
Description: Added by the ZLOB TROJAN! Note - this particular msmsgs.exe file is located in %System% and should not be mistaken for the MSN Messenger file of the same name which is located in %Program Files%\Messenger

Name: Msn Update Manager (Sp2)
Command: MSMSGS.EXE
Status: Definitely not required. Usually Malware.
Description: Added by the AGOBOT-NL WORM! Note - this particular msmsgs.exe file is located in %System% and should not be mistaken for the MSN Messenger file of the same name which is located in %Program Files%\Messenger

Name: notepad.exe
Command: msmsgs.exe
Status: Definitely not required. Usually Malware.
Description: Added by the ZLOB TROJAN and variants! Note - this particular msmsgs.exe file is located in %System% and should not be mistaken for the MSN Messenger file of the same name which is located in %Program Files%\Messenger

Name: RegSvr32
Command: msmsgs.exe
Status: Definitely not required. Usually Malware.
Description: Added by the ZLOB.B TROJAN! Note - this particular msmsgs.exe file is located in %System% and should not be mistaken for the MSN Messenger file of the same name which is located in %Program Files%\Messenger

Name: Scheduler
Command: MSMSGS.EXE
Status: Definitely not required. Usually Malware.
Description: Added by the HOSTBANK-A TROJAN! Note - this particular msmsgs.exe file is located in %System%\Config and should not be mistaken for the MSN Messenger file of the same name which is located in %Program Files%\Messenger

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