mssecsvc.exe may be a dangerous program, according to an automatic analysis of the program's operation. It triggers many of the "probable danger" flags described bellow. It is yet unknown if mssecsvc.exe is malware or an ok program that doesn't harm your PC. Please be careful with this application.
Usually, this application is found in C:\Windows\mssecsvc.exe.
The MD5 fingerprint for this executable is 41ff9d796235f7729ceb962101644482.
This application is a Windows service. This means it operates on your PC in background, usually without displaying anything to you. Most Windows services are ok programs, which perform useful functions to other programs or to the Windows Operating System.
This executable uses the net to communicate. Today this is ok. For example, most of the programs on your computer check for new updates. For this, Internet communications are necessary.
This program runs as a 32-bit program. It can not benefit of the entire set of features of current PC processors. This is quite normal because the makers did not bother to upgrade it to 64-bit code.
The description written in the exe is Microsoft® Disk Defragmenter.
File version extracted from the file 6.1.7601.17514 (win7sp1_rtm.101119-1850).
Author Microsoft Corporation.
Legal copyright notice © Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved..
Some unusual features of the Operating System appear to be used, such as functions for tapping the keyboard. We recommend you to be very careful regarding this program.
The digital signature is missing from this program. The publisher did not sign it. This is probably bad.
This program does NOT have an uninstall command set up in registry.