74,139,804 programs installed

Should I remove McAfee Host Intrusion Prevention 04096?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
Overall Sentiment
What do people think about it?
Be the first to rate (click star to rate)
How common is it?
Reach <0.001%


8.00.0402 100.00%

Other programs by McAfee

McAfee Host Intrusion Prevention 04096


McAfee Host Intrusion Prevention 04096 is a program developed by McAfee. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. The main program executable is mcafeefire.exe. The software installer includes 27 files and is usually about 39.11 MB (41,006,793 bytes). A majority of the PCs this is running on, most OS versions are Windows 7 (SP1). The distribution of this has mostly been seen in the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.mcafee.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\
Uninstaller: msiexec.exe /x{D2B9C003-A3CD-44A0-9DE5-52FE986C03E5}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 39.11 MB

Program filesFiles installed by McAfee Host Intrusion Prevention 04096

Program executable:mcafeefire.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\mcafee\host intrusion prevention\mcafeefire.exe
Additional files:
  • DebugLog.dll - McAfee Host Intrusion Prevention (McAfee Debug Log Library)
  • FireCL.dll - McAfee HIP Client Library
  • FireCNL.dll - McAfee HIP Core Networking Library
  • FireComm.dll - McAfee HIP Communications library
  • FireCore.dll - McAfee HIP Core Library
  • FireEpo.dll - McAfee HIP ePO plug-in
  • HcApi.dll - McAfee HIP Engine
  • HcCode.dll - McAfee HIP Synchronous Hook Module
  • HcSql.dll - McAfee HIP SQL Engine
  • HcThe.dll - McAfee HIP Thin Hook Environment
  • Helper.exe - McAfee HIP x64 Helper
  • HIPHandlers.dll - HIPS Signatures
  • HipIISEngine.dll - McAfee HIP IIS HTTP Engine
  • HipIISEngineStub.dll
  • HipMgmt.exe - HIP lpc interface with MA 4.5+
  • HipMgmtHpr.dll - HIP interface wraper for MA 4.5+ lpc
  • HipMgtPlugin.dll - McAfee HIP Client CMA Management Plugin
  • HIPResolver.dll - HIPS Variable Path Resolver
  • HpmRegistry.dll - McAfee Registry Configuration library
  • Jsbp.dll
  • McTrayHipPlugin.dll - McAfee HIP McTray Plugin library
  • MngFirecore.dll - McAfee FireCore Integration library
  • nailite.dll - McAfee, Inc. Common Licensing
  • ts.dll - TrustedSource SDK
  • WinToasts.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • HipMgmt.exe runs as a service named 'McAfee Host Intrusion Prevention lpc Service' (HipMgmt) "Host-based intrusion prevention component that implements the McAfee MA lpc interface".

How do I remove McAfee Host Intrusion Prevention 04096?

Quickly and completely remove McAfee Host Intrusion Prevention (04096) from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall McAfee Host Intrusion Prevention 04096 from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program McAfee Host Intrusion Prevention (04096), click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove McAfee Host Intrusion Prevention 04096.

Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%
Windows 7 (SP1)

Distribution by countryGeography

100.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 100.00%

About McAfee

McAfee, a subsidiary of Intel Corporation, is a dedicated security technology company that delivers proactive solutions and services to help secure systems, networks, and mobile devices.
Publisher URL: www.mcafee.com


user comment
No one has commented yet. Help others learn more about this software, share your comments.