What is WinVNC4.exe?
WinVNC4.exe is a executable file (a program) within Windows. The filename extension .exe denotes an executable file. You should only run executable files from publishers you trust, because executable files can potentially change your computer settings or harm your computer. The free file information forum can help you determine if WinVNC4.exe is a virus, trojan, spyware, or adware that you can remove, or a file belonging to a Windows system or to an application you can trust.
WinVNC4.exe file information
The process known as VNC Server Free Edition for Win32 or VNC Server for Win32 or VNC Server Enterprise Edition for Win32 or VNC Server Personal Edition for Win32 or VNC Server Verizon Edition for Win32 or VNC® Server Enterprise Edition
belongs to software VNC Server Free Edition or VNC Server or VNC Server Enterprise Edition or VNC Server Personal Edition or VNC Enterprise Edition E or VNC Free Edition or Rating_Workstation_Basic or VNC Server Verizon Edition
by RealVNC (www.realvnc.com) or Verizon (www.verizon.com).
Description: WinVNC4.exe is not essential for the Windows OS and causes relatively few problems. The file WinVNC4.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files".
Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 455,632 bytes (30% of all occurrences), 439,248 bytes and 19 more variants.
There is an icon for this program on the taskbar next to the clock. The file is not a Windows core file. The application listens for or sends data on open ports to a LAN or the Internet. The process can be uninstalled in the Control Panel. WinVNC4.exe is certified by a trustworthy company. WinVNC4.exe is able to record inputs, hide itself, monitor applications and connect to the Internet. Therefore the technical security rating is 20% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
You can uninstall VNC Free Edition or VNC, update it, or get help from the software vendor. Click on www.realvnc.com/download.html or www.realvnc.com/v4 to update it, click on www.realvnc.com/products/free/4.1 or www.realvnc.com/v4 for support, or click on VNC Free Edition or VNC in Windows Control Panel (Software or Programs category) to uninstall it.
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If WinVNC4.exe is located in a subfolder of C:\, the security rating is 18% dangerous. The file size is 380,928 bytes (75% of all occurrences) or 451,536 bytes.
The WinVNC4.exe file is not a Windows system file. The program can be uninstalled in the Control Panel. The process listens for or sends data on open ports to a LAN or the Internet.
WinVNC4.exe is able to record inputs and hide itself.
You could uninstall the associated program (Start > Control Panel > Add/Remove programs > VNC Free Edition or VNC).
If WinVNC4.exe is located in the folder C:\Windows\System32, the security rating is 70% dangerous. The file size is 958,464 bytes (50% of all occurrences) or 364,544 bytes. The program is not visible. The WinVNC4.exe file is an unknown file in the Windows folder. The file is not a Windows core file. The program listens for or sends data on open ports to a LAN or the Internet. WinVNC4.exe is able to record inputs, hide itself and monitor applications.
If WinVNC4.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Documents and Settings", the security rating is 60% dangerous. The file size is 438,272 bytes.
If WinVNC4.exe is located in the folder C:\Windows, the security rating is 86% dangerous. The file size is 12,288 bytes.
Important: Some malware camouflages itself as WinVNC4.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the WinVNC4.exe process on your PC to see if it is a threat. We recommend Security Task Manager for verifying your computer's security. This was one of the Top Download Picks of The Washington Post and PC World.
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