Extension: exe

mshta.exe

 
 
MSHTA.exe is an interpreter for the Microsoft Scripting Host, which allows scripts to run in Windows. It is a part of the operating system and should never be removed; it is not a virus or a trojan horse, but it can be used by viruses to cause damage to your software and data. If your firewall or antivirus software is warning you that MSHTA.exe is trying to connect to the Internet, there could be a problem.

File mshta.exe is related to dialer Mshta Dialer.

verdict - status of the file:

diagnosis required
2-spyware.com research center gathers and checks all information related to mshta.exe. We ask ourselves the questions like: Do this file pose a threat? Does the filename is exploited by Malware? and other. The final status of the file is purely our opinion.
DIAGNOSIS REQUIRED status means that this filename is exploited by the viruses. There can be the
dangerous file with the same name as the safe file. Use the Advice below:

Advice:

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Information added: 2004-03-19 10:00:00
Information updated: 2004-08-27 15:20:07

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