guard32.dll - Is guard32.dll trojan, malware, or a virus?

what is guard32.dll?
Purpose of guard32.dll:



Process or task name:

Always double check your task spelling if you are concerned about spyware or viruses, as often they use similiar spelling for these windows processes and tasks: guard32.dll

File type:
Dll program - Files that have a dll extension are called modules/functions or programs loaded into memory.

Purpose of this file:
Guard32.dll is a file that was most likely installed by you, it would not have come as preinstalled software on your computer. You can view the actual file location below, always do this as spyware and adware tend to use like names, hoping to fool you into thinking its a needed module. This module is part of the Comodo firewall software and it is part of their security package. If you have guard32.dll installed then you most likely will find C:\Program Files\COMODO\Firewall\cfp.exe installed with it. The file location is listed below, this file is not considered malware, spyware, etc. This program is considered safe and is ok to leave on your computer. Visit guard32.dll for complete information on this task or process. If you would like help on other tasks or processes, you can view the entire process and task directory here.

What is the guard32.dll location, where is it stored on my computer?
This file will be found at C:\WINDOWS\system32\guard32.dll


  • Is guard32.dll spyware?
        No, this windows task is not spyware.

  • Is this software task considered adware or malware?
        No, this windows task is not popup or adware related software.

  • Is guard32.dll considered a virus or trojan?
        No, this windows task is not a virus or trojan program.

  • Would you recommend that I remove guard32.dll?
        No, I would not remove this file.

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