mcagent.exe - Startup - McAfee Security Center

Q

Can I remove startup application "mcagent.exe - McAfee Security Center" to speedup my computer and reduce security risk?

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A

Startup application mcagent.exe is installed as part of the McAfee SecurityCenter, which is the main support center for McAfee's range of Internet security products such as Total Protection, Internet Security and VirusScan. As well as providing System Tray access (via the "M" icon) for product configuration it also communicates with McAfee's servers to manage updates and virus alerts

You should keep mcagent.exe in your startup application list.

mcagent.exe process and program file info:

CPU usage: 00%
Memory usage: N/A
Launching method: System Startup - McAfee Security Center
Directory: C:\Program Files\IDT\WDM
File name: mcagent.exe
Description: McAfee Security Center
Size: 1.46 MB (1,532,992 bytes)
Date: Wednesday, March 13, 2013, 7:45:08 PM
Version: 11.6.505.0
Company name: McAfee
System essential: No
Virus/Spyware/Adware: No

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