is this malware ?

Discussion in 'Application Software' started by potjevleesch, Jun 4, 2015.

  1. potjevleesch

    potjevleesch MDL Addicted

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    SensorDataService.exe is flagged as malware by adwcleaner, what your opinion ? I didn't have this with 8.1
     
  2. pisthai

    pisthai Imperfect Human

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    Such files simply send to Virustotal and let them check!
     
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  3. ZaForD

    ZaForD MDL Expert

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    The more I here about Windows 10 'recommending' apps and programs on the Login screen and in the Start Menu as well as in the Store.
    I'm beginning to think its all Mal/Adware :p
     
  4. E_B_M

    E_B_M MDL Member

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    Did u see this?: (https) //social.technet.microsoft(dot)com/Forums/windowsserver/en-US/1caa6728-ba32-44ae-8479-215c22ffd080/windows-10-build-10061-sensordataserviceexe-not-signed-on-system32-folder?forum=WinPreview2014General

    (can't post links yet)

     
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  5. Shenj

    Shenj MDL Expert

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    False positive, it's a new service in W10.
     
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  6. badboy

    badboy MDL Junior Member

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    What service
     
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    wladw MDL Member

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    Data Mining/Telemetry Service,I guess...
     
  8. potjevleesch

    potjevleesch MDL Addicted

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    thank you all, I'll rename it SensorDataService.exe_old to see what happens
     
  9. Shenj

    Shenj MDL Expert

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    #9 Shenj, Jun 4, 2015
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    Just disable the service, lol..

    Also it's just a sensor data abstraction service for Applications to do fancy stuff...
    Code:
    Delivers data from a variety of sensors
    You can guess all you want or you can be less of a tardy troll and to a bit of research at least.
     
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