constant reported virus

  • 1
  • Problem
  • Updated 3 months ago
  • Acknowledged
constant reported virus but unable to acess to remove it. \Device\HarddiskVolumeShadowCopy6\Users\Jonesln\Store Icons\jonesln\AppData\Local\NativeMessaging\CT3288691\1_0_0_7\TBMessagingHost.exe     This problem has been with me for several months Cortana has been unable to find this file.  Trend Micro Maximum Security running on Windows Ten on unbranded computer.
Photo of lesandnola

lesandnola

  • 70 Points

Posted 3 months ago

  • 1
Photo of pcwindowsweb

pcwindowsweb

  • 100 Points 100 badge 2x thumb
(just another user passing by)
Do you have System Restore enabled on your C: drive?
Photo of TM_Kree

TM_Kree, Official Rep

  • 1,750 Points 1k badge 2x thumb
Hello lesandnola,

Happy New Year and Welcome to the Trend Micro Community!

TBMessagingHost.exe is part of an unauthorized program installed on your computer as free software, we call this PUA or  Potentially Unwanted Application. PUA is designed to protect its bundled programs and make sure they remain installed or unchanged by other third party or Antivirus Programs. The TBMessagingHost.exe program is a part of the “Search Protect by conduit” program and is developed by Conduit Ltd, a company known for their malicious programs.

Here's a How-To guide in Uninstalling Potentially Unwanted Applications (PUA)

Hope this helps.

Regards, 
Kree :)

This conversation is no longer open for comments or replies.