Re: consent.exe - malware
"malfunction44" <malfunction44.42ph7c@DoNotSpam.com> wrote in message
> "consent ui for administrative applications" wants to access the
> It is showing up on compromised systems. I have it on several laptops
> - out of the box and manufactured in China. Either the system image
> been tampered with or it is a BIOS virus or both.
> It is smart and attempts to hide itself.
> Original link below:
It is probably just users not understanding its function.
Consent.exe needs the internet to check certificate validity.
Lemme guess - your using some other firewall than Vista's native one,
and you don't know exactly how to interpret results from it?