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Submission + - McAfee kills SVCHost.exe ( 1

Kohenkatz writes: A McAfee Update today (DAT 5958) incorrectly identifies svchost.exe, a critical windows executable as a virus and tries to remove it, causing endless reboot loops.
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McAfee kills SVCHost.exe

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  • Trashed all our XP pc's at work this afternoon except for a few (includng me) who disabled the auto update. How did this one get past QA?

Computer programmers do it byte by byte.