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

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



Process or task name:

Be sure to always double check your spelling if you are concerned about spyware, as often spyware will use a very similiar spelling of system processes or other common tasks. wscsvc.dll

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

Purpose of this file:
wscsvc.dll is a program most likely was already installed on your computer since the day you first purchased your computer. Always double check the disk location, as that will help verify if it is spyware or virus related, or if it is installed in the proper disk location. The disk location is shown below for you. This wscsvc program is part of your Windows OS, and it will run as a service in the background on your PC whenever you reboot your computer. This is most often found on Windows Vista and Windows 7 PC's. It is known as the Windows Security Center software, although XP computers that have been patched with Windows update may also find this on their computer. This file is considered safe and is not spyware, adware, or virus related software. Visit wscsvc.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 wscsvc.dll location, where is it stored on my computer?
This file will be found on the c:\windows\ folder path. You will find this in more then one folder as you will see another name of wscsvc.dll.mui. wscsvc.dll.mui is also a safe software module.


Note on file and folder locations: Remember that although many files are always in default file locations, some files can easily be moved to different locations or change names like many virus, spyware, or malware do. If you suspect you have a virus or spyware, check to see if you see a similiar names stored elsewhere. It always helps to check your tasklist also to see what is currently running on your computer. You can always view the tasklist on your computer by pressing ctrl-alt-del to view your "task manager", and then click the "processes" tab. This will show you all tasks running on your computer. Dll files will NOT show on your computer tasklist, as dll files are actually part of other processes. You may see similiar program names running if spyware or adware is on your computer, for example, wscsvc.dll may be slightly misspelled to keep you from finding it, or spyware and adware may be named very similiar to a system file. Make sure always check the location of tasks or processes if you are concerned. wscsvc.dll can also be used by other programs or software, as there is no standard on software program names what companies choose.

  • Is wscsvc.dll spyware?
        No.

  • Is this considered adware or popup related?
        No.

  • Is this considered a virus or trojan?
        No.

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

  • View All Tasks and Processes
    wscsvc.dll is a program most likely was already installed on your computer since the day you first purchased your computer. Always double check the disk location, as that will help verify if it is spyware or virus related, or if it is installed in the proper disk location. The disk location is shown below for you. This wscsvc program is part of your Windows OS, and it will run as a service in the background on your PC whenever you reboot your computer. This is most often found on Windows Vista and Windows 7 PC's. It is known as the Windows Security Center software, although XP computers that have been patched with Windows update may also find this on their computer. This file is considered safe and is not spyware, adware, or virus related software. This file will be found on the c:\windows\ folder path. You will find this in more then one folder as you will see another name of wscsvc.dll.mui. wscsvc.dll.mui is also a safe software module. Please feel free to check www.what-is-exe.com for any future lookups or updates, as this index is continually changing and expanding.