mlwps.exe is part of Live Malware Protection and developed by AV Security Software according to the mlwps.exe version information.
mlwps.exe's description is "Live Malware Protection"
mlwps.exe is usually located in the 'C:\Windows\' folder.
Some of the anti-virus scanners at VirusTotal detected mlwps.exe.
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The following is the available information on mlwps.exe:
|Product name||Live Malware Protection|
|Company name||AV Security Software|
|File description||Live Malware Protection|
|Legal copyright||Copyright 2014 AV Security Software, All rights reserved.|
Here's a screenshot of the file properties when displayed by Windows Explorer:
mlwps.exe is not signed.
8 of the 57 anti-virus programs at VirusTotal detected the mlwps.exe file. That's a 14% detection rate.
The instructions below shows how to remove mlwps.exe with help from the FreeFixer removal tool. Basically, you install FreeFixer, scan your computer, check the mlwps.exe file for removal, restart your computer and scan it again to verify that mlwps.exe has been successfully removed. Here are the removal instructions in more detail:
These are some of the error messages that can appear related to mlwps.exe:
mlwps.exe has encountered a problem and needs to close. We are sorry for the inconvenience.
mlwps.exe - Application Error. The instruction at "0xXXXXXXXX" referenced memory at "0xXXXXXXXX". The memory could not be "read/written". Click on OK to terminate the program.
Live Malware Protection has stopped working.
End Program - mlwps.exe. This program is not responding.
mlwps.exe is not a valid Win32 application.
mlwps.exe - Application Error. The application failed to initialize properly (0xXXXXXXXX). Click OK to terminate the application.
To help other users, please let us know what you will do with mlwps.exe:
The poll result listed below shows what users chose to do with mlwps.exe. 81% have voted for removal. Based on votes from 21 users.
NOTE: Please do not use this poll as the only source of input to determine what you will do with mlwps.exe.
Please share with the other users what you think about this file. What does this file do? Is it legitimate or something that your computer is better without? Do you know how it was installed on your system? Did you install it yourself or did it come bundled with some other software? Is it running smoothly or do you get some error message? Any information that will help to document this file is welcome. Thank you for your contributions.
I'm reading all new comments so don't hesitate to post a question about the file. If I don't have the answer perhaps another user can help you.