Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More... Common problems GcasDtServ.exe uses 100% CPU time This is a relatively common problem that can be caused by conflicts with other scanning tools such as anti-virus programs. By doing so, however, you will lose the spyware protection provided by the software. Automatic startup locations 001Running Processes Digital signatures found for this file Certificate 4 Microsoft Corporation - VeriSign Time Stamping Services Signer MD5 security rating in our database 4 files
At times, I can't open a new program unless I close everything else, and much of the time I can't even get the task manager to come up. This company is Microsoft's new partner in it's beta anti-spyware program. I find that uninstalling and reinstalling MS AS fixes the problem. >-----Original Message----- >Thanks for the report--I hope you'll be able to test again when another >build is released. > >-- Description Added by an unidentified WORM or TROJAN. - Note - there IS in fact also a Microsoft Antispyware process bearing the same name, but it will not figure among the
File Location Unknown Startup Type This startup entry is started automatically from a Run, RunOnce, RunServices, or RunServicesOnce entry in the registry. Recommend disabling it when not actively surfing or downloading Shaun It hogs resources, CPU running at over 90%... Short URL to this thread: https://techguy.org/402026 Log in with Facebook Log in with Twitter Log in with Google Your name or email address: Do you already have an account? Looks to be a new spyware cleaner that Microsoft is putting out Anti spyware program from Giant antispyware Windows AntiSpy ware (further information) Microsoft Antispyware
While there are currently no known viruses, Trojans, or adware applications that disguise themselves as this process, you should look out for the presence of this file in an incorrect location No comments posted yet.Leave a reply Email address (required, but not visible on web site): Your name (required): Just to make sure you are human and not a spam bot, please If you're having a computer problem, ask on our forum for advice. http://www.liutilities.com/products/wintaskspro/processlibrary/gcasdtserv/ It is recommended that you uninstall Microsoft/Giant Anti-Spyware as it has been superseded by Windows Defender.
HELP, removal needed!! I will > uninstall. >>> >> >> >>. >> Bill Sanderson, Feb 16, 2005 #4 Steve Dodson [MSFT] Guest If we can get 3-4 usermode dumps of the process when REMOVE gcasDtServ.exe from the Run(once) registry key in the registry and filesystem! Joseph Grabko (further information) It consumes all of my resources.
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This site is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations. System would often freeze up and I had to press reset and go through reboot. Espeacially on older systems. David Bedford Giant AntiSpyware/Microsoft AntiSpyware - gcasDtServ.exe Stone_Brooks (further information) New Microsoft Beta Anti Spyware app Kevin Brown (further information) This file is the new Microsoft
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The memory could not be "read/written". Kraft If I kill the Microsoft Anitspareware (Tray Menu, right click) it disapears from the taskmanager. 100% Microsoft Anti Spyware Jojo Came with my new Microsoft Antispyware Beta If you feel that you want this program starting automatically so that you have it available as needed, then do not disable it.
I killed it and all has been good. Giant Antipsyware - now superseeded by Microsoft Windows AntiSpyware Important: Some malware camouflages itself as gcasDtServ.exe, particularly when located in the C:\Windows or C:\Windows\System32 folder. Seems to be related to a malfunction of the 'Print Spooler'-service of Microsoft. The file has a digital signature.
If it is not, disable the Anti-Spyware service, uninstall it, and replace it with Windows Defender. Just turn off Connect to Spynet option in the settings! The gcasDtServ.exe process and Microsofts anti-spyware program is based upon 'Giant AntiSpyware' a spyware detection and removal application developed by GIANT Company Software, Inc. Robert attached to the microsoft beta version of their spyware matter (further information) Part of microsoft antispyware(Beta) programme eNeMeS It's a service that runs once you
the name is similar to the microsoft antispyware beta 1 exe file. strange! There will typically be only one instance of this process running at a given time on a system. I'll watch for it. -- FAQ for Microsoft Antispyware: http://www.geocities.com/marfer_mvp/FAQ_MSantispy.htm "Steve Dodson [MSFT]" <> wrote in message news:... > If we can get 3-4 usermode dumps of the process when it
We recommend SecurityTaskManager for verifying your computer's security. Jamie Logfile of HijackThis v1.99.1 Scan saved at 2:30:32 PM, on 10/9/2005 Platform: Windows XP SP2 (WinNT 5.01.2600) MSIE: Internet Explorer v6.00 SP2 (6.00.2900.2180) Running processes: C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exe C:\WINDOWS\System32\winlogon.exe C:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exe C:\WINDOWS\system32\lsass.exe C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe Worth CT columnist, I figured I'd give it a shot. CounterSpy is derived from the same Giant product as MS AS.
Advertisement JamieNJ Thread Starter Joined: Jul 10, 2003 Messages: 161 I am trying to help my sister with a PC problem. Click here to Register a free account now! System is running much faster now and the gcasdtserv file is gone from my system. Click on OK to terminate the program.Microsoft AntiSpyware Data Service has stopped working.End Program - gcasdtserv.exe.
Seems like every time I restart my computer, it takes up every resource available, and whenever I end the process, it just comes right back and takes up all my processor taking up too much space IMO G microsoft anti spyware desert_hawk101 Nothing to worry about, It's from Microsoft, a anti-spyware program thats also got alot of other All rights reserved.Legal trademarkMicrosoft® and Windows® are registered trademarks of Microsoft Corporation. Interiority It appears to be a resouce hog and I can find no use for it.
JamieNJ, Oct 9, 2005 #4 Elvandil Joined: Aug 1, 2003 Messages: 51,988 You should definitely stick with one antimalware application---they tend to use a lot of CPU and can conflict with A safe way to stop these errors is to uninstall the application and run a system scan to automatically identify any PC issues.