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Two Winlogon.exe's

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    Two Winlogon.exe's


    I just noticed there is two Winlogon.exe's and I also noticed a 'LogonUI.exe' in task manager, am I infected?

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    Do you have a Guest account ?
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    Quote Originally Posted by CountMike View Post
    Do you have a Guest account ?
    Nope, just one admin account, could it have something to do with me changing my account password?
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    Don't think so, I have changed passwords few times and there's still only one of them, could be some backup thou.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Jcwisgod View Post
    I just noticed there is two Winlogon.exe's and I also noticed a 'LogonUI.exe' in task manager, am I infected?
    Right click each instance > properties > and post a screenshot of the details tab. I can compare it to mine.
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    Quote Originally Posted by ectech View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by Jcwisgod View Post
    I just noticed there is two Winlogon.exe's and I also noticed a 'LogonUI.exe' in task manager, am I infected?
    Right click each instance > properties > and post a screenshot of the details tab. I can compare it to mine.

    I would, but they've now disappeared, and before I right clicked them on and file location, and it took my to System32.
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    Quote Originally Posted by CountMike View Post
    Don't think so, I have changed passwords few times and there's still only one of them, could be some backup thou.
    I don't backup my computer yet, been too lazy
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    Marking as solved, since they haven't reappeared Thanks
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