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

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

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

Purpose of this file:
Winocx.exe was most likely installed without your knowledge as this is considered a worm. The exact disk hard drive location is shown below so you can verify the hard drive folder and location. This is called the Rbot-AQJ worm. It is highly recommended that you remove this virus or worm immediately, as it is considered a risk. This will appear also in your system startup as it attempts to continuously keep running everytime you reboot your computer. Visit winocx.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 winocx.exe location, where is it stored on my computer?
This can be found on your hard drive in your windows folder or your system folder.


  • Is winocx.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 winocx.exe considered a virus or trojan?
        Yes.

  • Would you recommend that I remove winocx.exe?
        Yes, I would remove winocx.exe if it was on my computer. If you wish to do this, and you get an error message because you cannot access it, you should first terminate the task in your tasklist and then attempt to add it to your recycle bin again.

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