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I'm using Zonealarm 3.0 serig switching off the automatic update function in ZoneAlarm seems to stop the cpu and memory problems on my machine solution Part of ZoneAlarm. See also: Link thebeerdrinker TrueVector Service of EZ firewall or ZoneAlarm. See also: Link Jonzy secure but does eat a lot of CPU time! It was an up date from microsoft.

Eats up a large amounts of memory whenever using torrent engines or prolonged internet usage. AMB often takit takes quite a lot of cpu power, even without actual internet access.. mamo Zonealarm thing.......takes up too much cpu and too much memory - 400 megs when comp left idle CAMMX a piece of crap that slowly eats up ur cpu and ram It is as essential as windows.exe is to your operating system. https://forums.techguy.org/threads/please-help-me-get-rid-of-vsmon.573142/

read this Essential file for running Zone Alarm Firewall. keep running all the time you are connected to some form of network. I just re set zoon alarm and my CPU went back to normal.

of course i havent't the slightest idea what it does or why it occasionaly pops up sayin a particular memory address could not be accessed or read or written.. If you need to remove VSMON service manually, you can remove it using Regedit, but be VERY CAREFULL not to remove anything BUT VSMON, else you can really screw up your Access Denied." So please help me!! You may need to manually remove it.

WindPower Uses almost all my memory and locks my pc up big time. Restart ZA and everything was ok. When you're running in the recovery console, no Windows files will be loaded or in use, and you can delete any. https://www.zonealarm.com/forums/archive/index.php/t-60700.html ZoneAlarm inserts itself into the registry under HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\Curr entVersion\Run so that it gets loaded every time you load Windows.

The .exe extension on a filename indicates an executable file. Zone Alarm's virus monitoring service is badly broken, and they're not addressing the issue--they're pulling a Microsoft. Lester Zonealarm, not dangerous but very annoying. Reset zone alarm to fix the CPU Usage.

tools/services hysyd It only occurs with zone alarm runs its anti-virus software, just pause scan then resume when your finish what you are doing Gibbo1314 ZA is great but this destoyed https://www.cnet.com/forums/discussions/vsmon-exe-zone-alarm-security-suite-help-250518/ Nevertheless they ID it as being part of zone alarm. Same program on my work-PC runs just fine. essential and not dangerous, unless you don't have ZA installed (virus alert!) sekhui The TrueVector Service is the firewall component of Zone Alarm.

I would confirm with sevrin, same cpu usage on mine, especially when i play online MAx If you're using Zone Alarm, it's a core element. The Zone Labs vsmon.exe process will never request network access. Thanks for the restart tip. Several functions may not work.

This is safe. Even for serious problems, rather than reinstalling Windows, you are better off repairing of your installation or, for Windows 8 and later versions, executing the 7DISM.exe /Online /Cleanup-image /Restorehealth command. Also to know which version of ZA you have.Many threads dealing with Vsmon.exe errors:http://forums.zonealarm.com/zonelabs/search?submitted=true&type=message&q=vsmon.exe&page_size=20Sorry I can't be of more help, or narrow it down. Grant It can be found in Windows\system32\zonelabs you can't delete it because it is running, you can't stop it either.

lolhai If you have Zone Alarm installed, it's not a threat. catfoot eats up a lot of CPU time at startup uses lots of Mem and slows every thing down LaJack part of zonealarm, has a horrendous memeory leak. You can follow the directions in http://forum.zonelabs.org/zonelabs/board/message?board.id=AllowAccess&message.id=103 after the first *REBOOT instruction even if it did not uninstall in the first step.

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But there is a virus known as RBOT that also is using this filename to confuse the computer user. That will get it completely out. That's not terribly uncommon with Windows. My solution, shut down ZoneAlarm before beginning installation.

If this was the ZoneAlarm firewall the name column would be TrueVector Important: Some malware camouflages itself as vsmon.exe, particularly when located in the C:\Windows or C:\Windows\System32 folder. It may use lots of CPU memory on a certain perior.I recommend Scan HD for viruses,if none found then restart PC and everythink Okay.Zone alarm file.It may become Very irritating sometime. Do the same for Pat This is the ZoneAlarm Service, no Danger. major problem - ability to lock internet without reason Xarxsis up to 99% ttl cpu usage,kills speed and responsein all areas.There has got to be a better way!

Spyware, Viruses, & Security forum About This ForumCNET's spyware, viruses, & security forum is the best source for finding the latest news, help, and troubleshooting advice from a community of experts. And when i go to turn if off (Ctrl + Alt + Delete way) it says "This operation could not be completed. The program is not visible. Therefore, you should check the vsmon.exe process on your PC to see if it is a threat.

It takes up lot of memory when left running for some hours, i have to restart it again to free up the memory. Rob Its a very good firewall etc but it hogs the memory and to the point where i couldnt even open applications. Join over 733,556 other people just like you! Just disable email scanning and most of your CPU-hog troubles shoud be over.

Turn the auto scanner off or set it for a time you dont need full CPU yourself as it slows the system to treacle Fudge This should fix for xp home My OS is Win XP SP2. After much internet browsing with this process running it can buildup much stored memory. I've done that a few times.

this site is merely about security, so do not complain about how much you do not like this software. They will be deleted. Maurício Rotta ZA firewall file, duh if its doing a virus scan its going to take cpu resources, disable the Anti Virus monitoring if you dont like it.. the next step would be:BOOT IN SAFE MODEGo to Start > Search > Files and Folders.

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T-man Use ZoneAlarm Pro 6.1 - Does 1500 i/o per second on a spyware scan.