generic host process for win 32 servicess

  rambus 23:15 14 Oct 2003
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just recently installed xp,when i reinstalled zone alarm its asking me do i want to allow "Generic Host Process For Win 32 Services"
was never asked this under 98se + zonealarm, is it safe to allow and what is it. any help would be very welcome. thanks, rambus.

  kingkenny 23:28 14 Oct 2003

googled:

click here=

hope these help some, cos i don't have a clue :)

  kingkenny 23:29 14 Oct 2003

sorry that link was poo!

click here

  rambus 23:36 14 Oct 2003

makes no sense to me also, thanks anyway, i will leave topic open and check back in the morning, thanks.

  VoG II 23:39 14 Oct 2003

You need to install the MS patch to protect against viruses like Blaster click here

Then you can allow access, if you think it is necessary.

  rambus 22:04 15 Oct 2003

thanks VoG, done as you suggested, so assume i am as safe as can be.
still dont understand what the proggram is thou.
if anyone has the same proggram and knows what it is could you explain. thanks

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