MsMpEng.exe RRS feed

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  • Hi there i am an experienced computer user and after realising that my new laptop doesn't have a firewall, i installed Comodo firewall system and my defence infrastructure keeps alerting me to the file MsMpEng.exe. I keep denying the access to this file and making changes to directory but my firewall is keeps alerting me to it. It seems that this file keeps penetrating my firewall please can you help.    
    • Changed type JimR1Moderator Tuesday, October 26, 2010 10:42 PM Off topic. Not a One Care question.
    • Moved by JimR1Moderator Wednesday, October 27, 2010 4:04 AM (From:Windows Live OneCare General)
    Tuesday, October 26, 2010 8:56 PM

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  • If you are using Windows Defender, One Care, or Microsoft Security Essentials MsMpEng.exe is the program executable and should be allowed.


    Microsoft MVP Consumer Security - Forum Moderator - Live One Care - Live Mesh - Microsoft Security Essentials
    Tuesday, October 26, 2010 10:44 PM