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Windows 7: Possible Infection?

19 May 2016   #1

Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit
Possible Infection?

Upon boot of my PC a black window named taskeng.exe pops up and closes quickly. This just started happening yesterday. I want to make sure my PC is clean.

System Info :

OS Version: Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate, Service Pack 1, 64 bit
Processor: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-2500K CPU @ 3.30GHz, Intel64 Family 6 Model 42 Stepping 7
Processor Count: 4
RAM: 8159 Mb
Graphics Card: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 680, -2048 Mb
Hard Drives: C: Total - 114370 MB, Free - 1825 MB; D: Total - 476937 MB, Free - 235881 MB; F: Total - 141360 MB, Free - 117394 MB;
Motherboard: ASUSTeK Computer INC., P8Z68-V GEN3
Antivirus: None

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19 May 2016   #2

7 Pro x64, 10 Pro x64

Taskeng is for running scheduled tasks.

Install MSE, then MBAM Free and run MBAM then MSE. Keep both installed for the future.

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