What is nmssvc.exe? Is nmssvc.exe spyware or a virus?

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1. Run Security Task Manager to check your nmssvc process
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3. Run MalwareBytes to remove persistent malware

Process name: NMS Module

Product: NMS

Company: Intel Corporation

File: nmssvc.exe

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"nmssvc.exe" implements the NIC Management Service. This is a diagnostics program that helps detect and analyze issues with the Intel Pro family of network cards. www.neuber.com/taskmanager/process/nmssvc.exe.html 

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Average user rating of nmssvc.exe: based on 19 votes. Read also the 13 reviews.

  • 257 users ask for this file. 15 users rated it as not dangerous. 3 users rated it as neutral. One user rated it as little bit dangerous. One user didn't rate it ("don't know").

All comments about nmssvc.exe:
NIC Management Service - diagnostics program for Intel Pro family network cards Mark McFarlane
Of course I have a NIC Intel network card francesco salzano
NIC Manamgement Service! Intel Pro 1000 sHaX
I have an Intel PRO 100+ card on Win98 SE Rusty Chapin
Title, Description as "My Test'
Its Intels definately
Intel Network Card Michael Shebetun
Why have it run if it is not necessary Les
This program sure does alot of I/O listed as "Other" By Task manager. Paul
Ours wont stay started. M.1
if it takes up any space in memory then it shut be down for using resources Zeph
It is a process which is an executable file located at "C:\ Windows\system32\nmssvc\nmssvc.exe" but have a name of "window audio driver" which creates autorun to any flash drive when inserted on system which after removal of the drive and inserted on the same pc or any other pc, it changes the name to 'pendrive'. yet to know how to remove it Efstix
nmssvc.exe is a process associated with Intel network card drivers  See also: Link Steel Dragon

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