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mcmnhdlr.exe process file

What is mcmnhdlr.exe? Is mcmnhdlr.exe spyware or a virus?
Process name: McAfee VirusScan Command Handler

Product: McAfee VirusScan

Company: Networks Associates Technology, Inc ( or McAfee, Inc (

File: mcmnhdlr.exe

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78 users ask for this file. 1 user didn't rate it ("don't know"). 2 users rated it as not dangerous. 1 user rated it as not so dangerous. 1 user rated it as neutral. 1 user rated it as dangerous.

All comments about mcmnhdlr.exe:
gary bennett This belongs to McAfee Virus Scanner, but seems to be having a problems.
Elric Ward mcmnhdlr.exe is vital process for McAfee SecurityCenter and Virusscan Online. Removing this process will dissable the automatic scanning
Shalianahe part of McAfee internet suite
bugeater command, used with "/runtask;0" will scan a file
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