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Process name: Kaspersky Antivirus Scanner

Product: Kaspersky Antivirus

Support: Help link [1][2]   Update link   Uninstall tool  

Company: Kaspersky Lab (kaspersky.com)

File: ScanningProcess.exe


The primary executable for the Kaspersky Antivirus Scanner, ScanningProcess.exe is a user interface that allows you to complete on-demand scans and set a threat scanning schedule. Initially released in 2006, Kaspersky Antivirus has won numerous awards and accolades for its success rate in detecting and eliminating spyware, viruses, and other malicious programs. Founded in 1997, Kaspersky is located in Moscow, Russia, and has offices in Boston and Miami.http://www.neuber.com/taskmanager/process/scanningprocess.exe.html 
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Users Opinions

Average user rating of ScanningProcess.exe: based on 33 votes. Read also the 34 reviews.

  • 818 users ask for this file. 16 users rated it as not dangerous. 3 users rated it as not so dangerous. 9 users rated it as neutral. 2 users rated it as little bit dangerous. 3 users rated it as dangerous. 8 users didn't rate it ("don't know").

All comments about ScanningProcess.exe:
Probably harmless - came with ZoneLab Ver.7 (ScanningProcess.exe and Monitor.exe) igor
Part of ZoneAlarm 7 antivirus. There should always be two of these running. Pat EM
I think it's come after last update of ZoneAlarm Security suite, but why appear when i'm not scaning the computer
Very good anti virus.  See also: Link Richard Brewer
Teh file that ZA Security uses to scan crap  See also: Link CMD
Zone Alarm Process FZolee
is ein prozess von zone alarm (zumindes im za ordner ;-)) noone
I think thats a file zonealarm use. Code8611
ZoneLabs-absolutely safe
I updated my ZoneAlarm firewall to the Security Suite yesterday. ScanningProcess.exe has been running in the background since then, hogging up CPU and virtual memory. It starts running on startup, even though I have not run any scans.. Frustrated
Part of ZoneAlarm Sec. Seems to be a network traffic scanner. Not harmfull but uses lot of resources (mainly mem an some part of proccessor time). z7zZ
This is not a Zone Alarm issue; it is some type of destructive slow down. Use Ctrl Alt Delete and you'll see it's taking all necessary memory to run windows.  See also: Link Webmaster T.
A total resource hog AV scanning engine from ZA7. Go Norton, way better! BABBA
I have 4 of these processes running after installing zonealarm, using over 100mb system resources ACF
Part of Verizon Suite Also. Squirrel
It's a part of ZoneAlarm, apparently, and also comes with the new Rogers Online Protection anonymous
I don't have ZA installed on my computer but this file is running on my computer.
The only copy I found was in Virgin PC Guard the free antivirus supplied by Virgin, I think they should tell us what to expect to be running so we dont have to try and find what these things are. Baz
Part of ZoneAlarm Suite. Provides a window showing progress of updates of AV and Malware Portions. Also may be a part of AVG's Antivirus Scanner Update process. Jeroldo
Zone Alarm part of verizon security suit. Uses a amount of resorces cause it is doing its job upgrade your boxes people and quit cryin. yourstruly
part of the Beagle trojen  See also: Link Mark
Also part of Rogers Anti-spyware Software Felix
I don't have it installed on my pc and it shows as the descripton of my service provider's anti-virus. slave of The Slave of The Light.
It is part of ZoneAlarm Security Suite and I'm sure it is "harmless", meaning that it is not intentionally harmful, but it uses so much memory that the cost in performance is significant. Jason K
part of Escan Internet Security Suite  See also: Link G Faloon
seems part of rps = rogers security - a memoru and cpu hog Patte
I takes up a great deal of memory when it runs
Is also part of virgin media broadband package or any other company using kapersky to power their AV. Annoying but hamless.  See also: Link AndyH
I think also it belongs to PCGuard. I can`t stop it from running either. Andrew
This executable is lodged in a zonealarm folder, and seems to run very often. Can't find an option in ZA to disable, schedule, or otherwise affect it's excruciating, painful, scan of death. Whoops, just found a link that claims it's a trojan named beagle.dz trojan. See link provided below.  See also: Link Fred Middleton
Seems to eat machine resources alive at times. Cruzr Guy
It is part of Rogers Online Protection; no need to worry. It does take up a lot of memory at some times. Brad
I don't have zonealarm but this file is using more memory then anything on my pc Peter Lesperance
after scaning which place will save the document mike

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