"Intel Centrino Wireless Bluetooth + High Speed Security Service - BTHSSecurityMgr.exe" on Windows 8

Q

What is "Intel(R) Centrino(R) Wireless Bluetooth(R) + High Speed Security Service" in my Windows 8 service list? And how is "Intel(R) Centrino(R) Wireless Bluetooth(R) + High Speed Security Service" service related to BTHSSecurityMgr.exe?

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A

"Intel(R) Centrino(R) Wireless Bluetooth(R) + High Speed Security Service" is a Windows 8 service that manages the 802.1x security between two Bluetooth(R) High Speed connections. "Intel(R) Centrino(R) Wireless Bluetooth(R) + High Speed Security Service" service is provided by BTHSSecurityMgr.exe program file.

Detailed information on "Intel(R) Centrino(R) Wireless Bluetooth(R) + High Speed Security Service" service:

Service name: BTHSSecurityMgr
Display name: Intel(R) Centrino(R) Wireless Bluetooth(R) + High Speed Security Service
Execution command: "C:\Program Files\Intel\BluetoothHS\BTHSSecurityMgr.exe"
Dependencies: {RPCSS}

"Intel(R) Centrino(R) Wireless Bluetooth(R) + High Speed Security Service" service is provided by a program called: BTHSSecurityMgr.exe:

Name: BTHSSecurityMgr.exe
Location: C:\Program Files\Intel\BluetoothHS\BTHSSecurityMgr.exe
Description: Intel(R) BlueTooth(R) HS Security 
File version: 15.5.0.8
Size: 135952 bytes
Modified: 5/2/2012 7:49:44 PM UTC

Disabling "Intel(R) Centrino(R) Wireless Bluetooth(R) + High Speed Security Service" service should not cause any issues when running Windows 8 system.

 

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