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08-11-2008, 08:54 AM
anyone know what ekrn.exe does? Is it necessary? If not, how do I get rid of it?

Speedy Gonzales
08-11-2008, 09:02 AM
If you get rid of it, you wont have NOD32 or its Internet security

Its part of one of them

08-11-2008, 10:27 AM
Ekrn.exe Description :

ESET NOD32 / Smart Security Kernel Service. This background service is the central component of the NOD32 antivirus and Smart Security programs. It handles realtime scanning of files as you open, save, or download them, auto-updating, etc...