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

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

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

Purpose of this file:
SiteAdv.exe was most likely installed on your computer by yourself, or it possibly may have arrived already on your computer. The exact file location is shown below so you can verify your file is in the proper location. This software is called site advisor, and the purpose is to monitor your browser as you browse websites and protect you from threats. This file will run in your system startup. This file is considered safe and is not a known virus or adware/spyware. Visit siteadv.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 siteadv.exe location, where is it stored on my computer?
C:\Program Files\SiteAdvisor\6028\SiteAdv.exe is the exact location where this file will be found.

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

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

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