12,8,957,0 16.30%
12,8,839,0 6.52%
12,1,353,0 1.09%
12,1,323,0 1.09%
12,1,231,0 5.43%
12,0,637,0 1.09%
12,0,637,0 1.09%
11,6,505,0 13.04%
11,6,505,0 1.09%
11,6,434,0 33.70%
11,6,434,0 13.04%
11,6,385,0 1.09%
11,6,385,0 1.09%
11,0,669,0 1.09%
11,0,669,0 2.17%
11,0,654,0 1.09%



McAfee SecurityCenter by McAfee (Signed)

Remove McMscShm.dll


McMscShm.dll has 16 known versions, the most recent one is 12,8,957,0. The average file size is about 881.47 KB. It is an authenticode code-signed executable issued to McAfee by the certification authority VeriSign. The programs Search Protect, Yahoo! Install Manager and ooVoo Video Chat Toolbar have been observed as installing specific variations of McMscShm.dll.

What is McMscShm.dll?

McAfee MSC Shim Layer for McAfee SecurityCenter is 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. The program generates security alerts which notify users about emergency virus outbreaks and other important security related messages.

About McMscShm.dll (from McAfee)

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File name:McMscShm.dll
Publisher:McAfee, Inc.
Product name:McAfee SecurityCenter
Description:McAfee MSC Shim Layer
Typical file path:C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\McMscShm.dll
Issued to:McAfee
Authority (CA):VeriSign
Expiration date:Tuesday, December 31, 2013

ResourcesPrograms installed in

(Note, the programs listed below are for all versions of McAfee SecurityCenter.)
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A is a PC video game published by Activision. Double Helix is a video game created by Raven Software, a sequel to Soldier of Fortune.
Client Connect LTD
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Search Protect from Client Connect (formally Conduit, now a venture of Perion) is a homepage and search provider modifier that when installed will change the default web browser's home page and search...
Conduit Ltd.
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ooVoo Video Chat Toolbar is a Community Toolbar by Conduit that runs in Internet Explorer, Chrome and Firefox Web browsers. The toolbar collects and stores information about your web browsing and send...
Rocket Mobile
  80% remove
Rocket Browser is a potentially unwanted program that integrates into the user's web browsers (IE, Chrome, Firefox) and will perform a number of functions mostly designed to generate advertising suppo...
Yahoo! Inc.
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Yahoo Install Manager manages Yahoo program downloads and installations. The install manager keeps track of such programs and assists in the installations to put things in their proper places.
Yahoo! Inc.
  51% remove
Yahoo! Toolbar is a toolbar that installs on the Internet Explorer and Firefox browsers, within the context of internet access functions. It allows access to several functions, including Yahoo! Search...

VersionsAll file variations of McMscShm.dll

MD5SHA-1File size
a5f06fe444faab0603d595dbdc535557 b3dda1aaf86bc8b03fb4b78942ba23288a6c38f8 1.18 MB
e1cb54b30785ba7846fd1d5733ac1144 4a655150e94f4335392341ed000943c4677543ad 1.17 MB
d63a61b7a48ef7c91b0e2575fe930649 2182ec30e8077efa7f3aa8182732068c8c06ccbc 997.16 KB
bc0b4ecd2857832ba5394a5c49d85cc6 7f710ffd337a8ae169d06b99f401f45d6f987f39 736.66 KB
3857679b67cdfc4ea86e810524ba8ccc 387b3dc3fa9328cb2fedeabc2504146f520b4a6e 1015.84 KB
914815428afcead2bcf5fb21fb9d79c4 cc0599f967b499879867a22ef87e81c37aec2b7a 703.49 KB
d749fa4c2952d42b92d0584106f9209e da855d7b8c1645aec2a232d025c461f7b7eb6061 949.47 KB
a6cb0d6b50c1c5d01de2f3ce8ba61c8a d2712a73d1f20660d88baf1fb669ec08ba47ee47 854.36 KB
0cefaa661995185832e5b01c5ff0dfc6 8a569390c3c584bee0155efcf7c375628c302d26 635.07 KB
d1d6899fd8db03046b9a743e69240611 1a7be9f9b392dd616cf0e88a7c305e79eda30ddf 883.09 KB
b01860e256305c775c4678f66710aa60 3a4be9481b6f893312aee19f59e403dc46f9f84e 655.76 KB
1d3f60070678f5c1d7c524e2f7b8828e 8901600a34946815b5943b4879d8d470f7f89ab6 645.69 KB
3dd36d356cc9904e7449787dbc79af85 40bc33fb5a5f37251db38f4330614fea7ef334ea 871.52 KB
75e82569549a389022df43c4d39d8fe9 04efca1dd9a06c01bdf6919221d46b28dffdceb1 695.46 KB
9726e717a46cf82d7dea06f2f07f7d63 3ae7a4790f2a5943263a5e5ac49928e4630a61da 1 MB
fa808980c872a9d95e72a23cea4ce029 a6785303052873cd292526af0a40fa750e2c7366 1 MB

Windows OS versionsDistribution by Windows OS

OS versiondistribution
Windows 7 Home Premium 39.13%
Windows 8 16.30%
Windows 8.1 7.61%
Windows Vista Home Premium 6.52%
Windows 8 Single Language 4.35%
Windows 7 Ultimate 4.35%
Microsoft Windows XP 4.35%
Windows 7 Professional 3.26%
Windows 8 Pro with Media Center 3.26%
Windows 7 Starter 3.26%
Windows 8.1 Single Language 2.17%
Windows 8 Pro 2.17%
Windows 8.1 Pro with Media Center 1.09%
Windows 7 Home Basic 1.09%
Windows 7 Ultimate N 1.09%

Distribution by countryDistribution by country

United States installs about 64.13% of McAfee SecurityCenter.

OEM distributionDistribution by PC manufacturer

PC Manufacturerdistribution
Dell 30.77%
ASUS 21.15%
Hewlett-Packard 11.54%
Sony 11.54%
Acer 10.58%
Toshiba 5.77%
Lenovo 3.85%
Intel 1.92%
Gateway 1.92%
Alienware 0.96%
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