mcvsrte.exe - Is mcvsrte.exe trojan, malware, or a virus?

what is mcvsrte.exe?
Purpose of mcvsrte.exe:



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: mcvsrte.exe

File type:
Exe program - Files with an extension of "exe" are executable programs.

Purpose of this file:
This file is part of your McAfee security software. This will connect to their site to look for updates that your security software may need. If you are not running McAfee software, you can terminate this, but if you are running this then most likely you want to leave mcvsrte.exe alone. Visit mcvsrte.exe 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 mcvsrte.exe location, where is it stored on my computer?
The location of this file is not currently listed, but should be found in the McAfee folder, as as this is part of thier security products.


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

  • Would you recommend that I remove mcvsrte.exe?
        No, I would not remove this file.

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