What is mmtask2.exe? Should I remove it?

mmtask2.exe – a file that you must double-check before removal

mmtask2.exe is an executable file that starts a malicious process, launches certain parasite components or runs a destructive payload. In some cases, this file is associated with a dialer – malware that became almost obsolete when people stopped using dial-up modems.

name mmtask2.exe
Type Executable file
Risks If this file is malicious, it could slow down your PC and cause other system-related issues
Elimination To determine whether a file belongs on the system, you have to scan it with a reputable anti-malware software
System health check To ensure that your system runs without any interferences, optimize it with the FortectIntego system diagnostics tool

Even if the mmtask2.exe file does nothing suspicious, its presence indicates that your computer might be infected with a cyberthreat. Usually, this file is installed and used by dialer MMTask. That's why you are highly advised to scan the system thoroughly with a reliable anti-malware tool.

Deleting a system file could result in various system failures, so you have to be absolutely sure that it's malicious before removing it. Often parasites use files with unsuspicious names but malicious functionality. Scanning a particular file with Malwarebytes or SpyHunter 5Combo Cleaner will make everything clear.

If either of those anti-malware tools determines that mmtask2.exe is malicious, please remove it immediately. Keep the virus database of such software updated at all times so that it could protect your device from various cyber threats lurking on the internet.

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Alternative Software
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