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

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

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

Purpose of this file:
This is from McAfee software and is part of your antivirus security suite. If you have installed Mcafee's antivirus software, then you will find this in your startup programs list. (Do not terminate as your anti-virus checking will also be affected, unless you are not using McAfee, since this may have come pre installed on your system). Visit mcvsshld.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 mcvsshld.exe location, where is it stored on my computer?
This file will be located on your disk at c:\PROGRA~1\mcafee.com\vso\mcvsshld.exe"


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

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

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