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ScanRegistry / scanregw.exe

File Name: scanregw.exe
Status: ScanRegistry should not be running at startup. It is likely a virus, spyware, trojan, or some other sort of malicious program. Use a virus scanner, and/or spyware removal tool to remove it.
Additional Info: Added by the NYXEM-D WORM! Note - do not confuse this with the legitimate Windows process scanregw.exe which is always found in the Windows folder on Win9x/ME machines. This worm file is found in the System (9x/ME) or System32 (NT/2K/XP) folder


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