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SR_WatchDog.exe process file

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Product: desktop

Company: Check Point Software Technologies (

File: SR_WatchDog.exe

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Users Opinions

47 users ask for this file. 8 users rated it as not dangerous. 3 users rated it as neutral. 4 users rated it as little bit dangerous. 1 user rated it as dangerous.

All comments about SR_WatchDog.exe:
megz part of CheckPoint's SecureRemote/Secure Client VPN solution  See also: Link
peter widezky seems to belong to the secure client for checkpoint firewalls
Sten Selberg Hansen it loops on my pc, and I can't kill it
Roland Smith uses 99% of processor time when using outlook email
sil SR_Watchdog is used by Checkpoint Software for VPN services. It stays running in the background and when it detects a network connection, it will attempt to establish a connection to your VPN for you.  See also: Link
Dunlop This is the Checkpoint VPN security tool to keep the VPN connection secure.
Nick B uses 99% of processor time when using outlook email
Lawrence it chews up my processing power as it bludgeons its way through Bloat-look
Patrick Bella It loads with my Licensed Checkpoint VPN Client. It is a firewall.
Part of checkpoint SecuRemote client vpn. To stop it stop the CheckPoint SecurRemote service
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