McAfee Security Scanner by McAfee (Signed)

Remove SSScheduler.exe


There are 8 versions of SSScheduler.exe in the wild, the latest version being 3,0,287,0. SSScheduler.exe is run as a standard windows process with the logged in user's account privileges. When the program is installed, it will add a shortcut pointer in the Start Menu which will execute the file as a process upon a user login. The average file size is about 262.04 KB. The file is a digitally signed and issued to McAfee by VeriSign. Numerous variations of SSScheduler.exe have been installed with both McAfee Security Scan Plus and SecurityScan. During the process's lifecycle, the typical CPU resource utilization is about 0.0025% including both foreground and background operations, the average private memory consumption is about 1.56 MB with the maximum memory reaching around 4.2 MB. Addionally, typically read and write I/O disk operations is about 1.89 KB per minute for reads and 13 Bytes per minute for writes.

What is SSScheduler.exe?

McAfee Security Scanner Scheduler is part of McAfee SecurityCenter, a security solution that allows users to monitor their computer's security status and to know instantly whether their computer's virus, spyware, e-mail, and firewall protection services are up-to-date. Most McAfee SecurityCenter builds offer trial subscriptions to McAfee’s security software.

About SSScheduler.exe (from McAfee)

McAfee Security Scan is a free tool that automatically checks and reports if your PC is protected. Your PC's security status is determined by the state of your anti-virus and firewall protection. Your


File name:SSScheduler.exe
Publisher:McAfee, Inc.
Product name:McAfee Security Scanner
Description:McAfee Security Scanner Scheduler
Typical file path:C:\Program Files\mcafee security scan\2.0.181\ssscheduler.exe
Issued to:McAfee
Authority (CA):VeriSign
Expiration date:Monday, October 10, 2011

ResourcesPrograms installed in

(Note, the programs listed below are for all versions of McAfee Security Scanner.)
McAfee, Inc.
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McAfee Security Scan Plus is a free diagnostic tool that ensures you are protected from threats by actively checking your computer for up-to-date anti-virus, firewall, and web security software. It al...
McAfee, Inc.
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McAfee Security Scan is a free tool that automatically checks and reports if your PC is protected. Your PC's security status is determined by the state of your anti-virus and firewall protection. Your...


(Note, the behaviors below are for all versions of SSScheduler.exe, select a unique version for details.)
User start menu folder
Shortcut pointer placed in '%appdata%\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu'
  • Shortcut to 'ssscheduler.exe'
Windows firewall allowed programs
Exceptions allow programs to access to the Internet through an outbound connections
  • Firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\McAfee Security Scan\3.0.285\SSScheduler.exe'

VersionsAll file variations of SSScheduler.exe

MD5SHA-1File size
0e86a0cfcd1588aa0d6048eef38f04d9 1938aae0ebd914faa30679f9aefd9d6b019bb201 265.44 KB
a2c1288bd3dede03b2327e5972678c2e 3ddec6de72f54d452cebf6879915f28307d3b3dd 265.44 KB
6d535e30ae233fd5e23a96c164d46551 b01876f24afd8fa3997691bbe02c755e8472f3b1 267.9 KB
1259cb3e6a137bc18590c8c6cac93cff 2db41c7fa8f0550e6bca8d07e69fb1dd43ec790b 266.14 KB
8ac44f0e443974442b574e1de77c8877 abbd6a260cb058e71fb1ac1342b78fa92944fa81 266.14 KB
58e754e17517dc5d36d6fbe60a2103d5 cc73b0ccf0348b2aad5a9bec15f732f55c16ed1f 266.14 KB
0930656e3154516e19e9a5c5309023e6 5c3d894d7d78932858850313b4084d249b1b66f3 249.55 KB
89f7c30a91e5581bdf14c62ab46a2b2d 7f033b55934c012622b9b44f402261156b82d913 249.55 KB

Windows OS versionsDistribution by Windows OS

OS versiondistribution
Windows 7 Home Premium 27.54%
Windows 7 Ultimate 24.64%
Microsoft Windows XP 17.39%
Windows Vista Home Premium 12.08%
Windows 8 Pro 4.83%
Windows 7 Professional 4.35%
Windows 7 Starter 1.93%
Windows 8 1.93%
Windows 8 Pro with Media Center 1.45%
Windows 7 Enterprise 0.97%
Windows Vista Ultimate 0.97%
Windows 8.1 Pro with Media Center 0.48%
Windows Vista Business 0.48%
Windows 8 Enterprise 0.48%
Windows 8 Release Preview 0.48%

Distribution by countryDistribution by country

United States installs about 39.02% of McAfee Security Scanner.

OEM distributionDistribution by PC manufacturer

PC Manufacturerdistribution
Sony 17.78%
Dell 17.78%
ASUS 15.56%
Toshiba 13.33%
Hewlett-Packard 11.11%
Lenovo 6.67%
Intel 6.67%
Acer 5.56%
Sahara 1.11%
Samsung 1.11%
American Megatrends 1.11%
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