This component is part of Microsoft Windows Defender
Component Name: mpas-d.exe
Description of : Microsoft Defender, formerly Windows Anti-spyware, is an anti-spyware application that scans the user PCs for various types of malware, and runs a variety of other security features.
Recommendation for :
Browser Hijacker: No
Commercial Keylogger: No
Remote Administration Tool: No
Company Name: Microsoft Corporation
Methods of Distribution: This application can be manually downloaded from the manufacturer site and other shareware sites.
Release Date: 2005