gorblimeyParticipant@Gandalf – Do the dimhost.exe entries all have the same qualified path? And on a similar theme, are they all called in the same way? This is important, as VS doesn’t just rely on the exe name.
- November 26, 2019 at 2:36 pm
@Mr.GumP – How long have you had those 13 items? If they haven’t been pinged for antisocial behaviour before, they’re probably safe.
However, I strenuously suggest the use of a reputable firewall set to default deny all outbound, so you can make sure your softs are only talking to permitted people. I use and recommend Windows Firewall, and Windows Firewall Control by https://www.binisoft.org/wfc which will automatically rework Microsoft’s Stupidity Settings plus it’s FREE from MalwareBytes.
Windows Firewall is shipped as part of Windows…
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