Wscntfy.exe or Windows Security Center Notification App is a Microsoft Windows operating system file that belongs to the Windows Security Center. On your Windows computer, Windows Security Center helps in managing your system’s security settings. To help you protect your PC, Security Center ensures that firewall, automatic updates, and virus protection features are always enabled.
By default, you will find the wscntfy.exe file in the C:\Windows\System32 folder. The most common file size in Windows XP is 13,824 bytes. You may also find the file in 23,040 and 17,408 byte sizes. Wscntfy.exe is a trustworthy Windows system file that has a visible Window.
Wscntfy.exe Virus Problems
Although wscntfy.exe is a safe file, sometimes malware programs, such as viruses or Trojan horses may place an infected version of the same file on your computer. Some of the malware programs known to add the infected wxcntfy.exe file to your computer are given below:
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You may receive the following error message if there is an infected wscntfy.exe file on your computer.
"Wscntfy.exe tried to access port 3752."
At times, you may also notice files with names similar to wscntfy.exe running on your computer. If you find any such file running on your computer or you receive the error message listed above, it is quietly likely that your PC is infected with a malware. If this happens, then you may perform the following tasks to resolve the issue:
Driver Update: Some EXE errors are related to driver problems such as obsolete, outdated or incompatible drivers. A driver update tool is recommended to scan your system for corrupted and outdated drivers and to ensure that all your drivers stay up-to-date.
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