Re: explorer.exe

From: Br0wnbear (brownbearat_at_canadadotcom.com)
Date: 11/29/04


Date: Mon, 29 Nov 2004 10:32:51 -0500

On Mon, 29 Nov 2004 22:28:36 +1100, "Moir" <lvr181@nospamhotmail.com>
wrote:

>Using Windows XP Home SP1.
>
>I ran Sysinternals Autoruns.exe and on the report I got, was the following
>entry:
>
>HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\Current Version\Run KLP. Description -
>Windows explorer, Publisher - (Not Verified) Microsoft Corporation, Image
>Path - c:\windows\$ntservicepackuninstall$\explorer.exe.
>
>Is this a Trojan? I would have thought that explorer.exe was in the
>windows\system32 file?
>
>Please advise. Thanks
>
What did your Anti-Virus product say?
Did you forward the file to an antivirus company for analysis?

Try the following web site, Virus Total --
http://www.virustotal.com/flash/index_en.html
hth
John Brown
Bears are always happy, we get to hibern8 and
now I am going back to sleep