What is SR_WatchDog.exe? Is SR_WatchDog.exe spyware or a virus?
Company: Check Point Software Technologies (www.checkpoint.com)
If you want a detailed security rating about your SR_WatchDog.exe (and all other running background processes) download the free trial version of Security Task Manager.
Note: Any malware can be named anything - so you should check where the files of the running processes are located on your disk.
If a "non-Microsoft" .exe file is located in the C:\Windows or C:\Windows\System32 folder, then there is a high risk for a virus, spyware, trojan or worm infection!
Check it out!
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 |
More process information
Is SR_WatchDog.exe spyware or a virus, trojans, adware or worm? Is there a known SR_WatchDog.exe error?
Read more about sr_watchdog.exe on file.net.
msksrvr.exe naveng.sys lsburnwatcher.exe SR_WatchDog.exe mcpcore.dll mdmxsdk.sys pavshook.dll msole32.exe mpfservice.exe fdcatch.dll vptray.exe [all processes]
Security Task Manager
An enhanced process viewer, that displays all the standard information as well as a unique security risk rating based on analysis of hidden functions (keylogging, stealth, browser surveillance, autorun entry,...)
Click image to see more screenshots
Yahoo! Top 10
Washington Post & PC World
Top Download Picks of 2005