"Microsoft Security Client" Installed Program on Windows 7

Q

What is the installed program "Microsoft Security Client" on my Windows 7 computer? Why it is not visible in Control Panel?

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A

"Microsoft Security Client" is an installed program on Windows 7 system managed by Windows Installer.

You will not see "Microsoft Security Client" listed on "uninstall or change a program" in Control Panel, because it is flagged as a hidden system component in the registry (SystemComponent=1).

Information related to "Microsoft Security Client" installed program:

Name: Microsoft Security Client
Publisher: Microsoft Corporation
Size: 16699 KB
Version: 4.10.0207.0
System Component: 1
Identifying Number: {C7BC2AA0-21E0-43D1-8410-DE7FCCD03C6F}
Install Location: c:\Program Files\Microsoft Security Client\
Install Source: c:\9d9f7533ec6e24014a94a9f0753a\amd64\
Install Date: 20161215
Local Package: c:\windows\Installer\ff311.msi
Package Name: epp.msi
Uninstall Command: MsiExec.exe /X{C7BC2AA0-21E0-43D1-8410-DE7FCCD03C6F}
Windows Installer: __msi__

It is recommented to keep "Microsoft Security Client" as an installed program.

 

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