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Unknown file running in background

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#1 Shawn_Evans


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Posted 06 March 2009 - 08:22 AM

The file name that was running in my system processes is tyc213.exe. It is not thier currently however. What the freak was it??? Any ideas...??

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#2 extremeboy


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Posted 07 March 2009 - 08:41 PM


I'm not too sure myself. The only way to know an unknown file would be to submit it to an online scanner and see what comes up. No results in google usually means it's not a good file. however, there are some cases where there are randomly created legit files so be careful.

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