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Norton Protection Status

Is nprotect.exe spyware or a virus?

nprotect.exe. What is it?

The nprotect.exe is a Norton Protection Status.

This file is part of Norton Utilities 2003. Nprotect.exe is developed by Symantec Corporation. It’s a hidden file. Nprotect.exe is usually located in the %PROGRAM_FILES% sub-folder and its usual size is 86,016 bytes.

Important: malware can mask itself as nprotect.exe.


The nprotect.exe process is safe, and you can safely disable it. Some other processes use the same file name.

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General Information

Security risk: Free spyware & virus scanRegistry Errors: Free scan (run Registry Cleaner)Uninstallation: N/A Uninstall (run Unistall Manager)Disk & Memory Usage: N/A Free scan (run Task Manager)


Author: Symantec CorporationProcess: Norton Protection StatusPart Of: Norton Utilities 2003Common path(s): subfolder in %PROGRAM_FILES%Keywords(s): hiddenFilesize(s): 86,016 bytes, 81,920 bytes, 95,824 bytes, 95,832 bytes, 95,328 bytes

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