Microsoft Says Ditch Desktop Gadgets Or Risk Viruses - Everything Microsoft | Leading Unofficial Microsoft Site
This website specifically calls out all CPU Monitor, i installed it and my Xfinity antivirus is detecting BOT.exe which is Malware, also know as "The Zombie", this is a very serious problem, to try and detect this open your CMD (Command Prompt) if your computer restarts, you are infected with this Malware virus. Malware is designed to raid files and drives, if you plugin and external flash drive and it is shown as a folder you also have the malware virus. Using the "Hot Keys" Ctrl+Alt+Delete, you can open your task manager and click on the processes tab and look for Bot.exe file and immediatly end this process... then go to some sort of system search and search for bot.exe, or just bot in the search engine, and delete all bot files that appear. if you cannot complete this task and your computer continues to restart, at the initial start when your computer restarts press the key F8 once and you should see a list of boot modes appear, you want to boot your PC with either Safe mode, or Safe Mode with Networking. when complete the tasks above. if you still cannot run Task Manager, restart and use Safe Mode With command Prompt and when windows begins login to and Administrator profile and when CMD opens type in "taskmgr" and it should begin. complete the tasks above.