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5% remove it95% keep it
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VersionDistribution 9.09% 63.64% 18.18% 9.09%

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Cisco SSL VPN Client

What is Cisco SSL VPN Client?  (from Cisco Systems)

Cisco SVC provides end users who run Microsoft Windows XP or Windows 2000 with the benefits of a Cisco IPsec VPN Client without the administrative overhead required to install and configure an IPsec client. Cisco SVC supports applications and functions unavailable to a standard WebVPN connection.


Cisco SSL VPN Client is a program developed by Cisco Systems. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 agent.exe. The software installer includes 8 files and is usually about 1.05 MB (1,104,432 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows XP as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 73% of users of Cisco SSL VPN Client come from the United States, it is also popular in India and Slovenia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.cisco.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\cisco systems\ssl vpn client
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Cisco Systems\SSL VPN Client\uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 1.05 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Cisco SSL VPN Client

Program executable:agent.exe
Name:SSL VPN Client
Path:C:\Program Files\cisco systems\ssl vpn client\agent.exe
Additional files:
  • a3er5.exe - SSL VPN Client (STC)
  • Common.dll - Common
  • CommonMFC.dll - Common MFC
  • GUI.exe - GUI
  • STCResource.dll - STC Resource
  • Uninstall.exe - Uninstall
  • zlib1.dll - zlib (zlib data compression library)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • Agent.exe runs as a service named 'Cisco Systems, Inc. STC Agent' (STCAgent).

How do I remove Cisco SSL VPN Client?

You can uninstall Cisco SSL VPN Client 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/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Cisco SSL VPN Client, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: 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 Cisco SSL VPN Client.

Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows XP 72.73%
Windows 7 18.18%
Windows 10 9.09%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 72.73%
Windows 7 Professional 18.18%
Windows 10 Home 9.09%

Distribution by countryGeography

72.73% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 72.73%
  India 9.09%
  Slovenia 4.55%
  Canada 4.55%
  Italy 4.55%
  United Kingdom 4.55%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 62.50%
Acer 12.50%
Hewlett-Packard 12.50%
Intel 12.50%
Common models
Dell Latitude D630 10.00%
HP Compaq dc7800 Converti... 10.00%
Dell Latitude E4300 10.00%
VMware, Inc. VMware Virtu... 10.00%
HCL Infosystems Limited H... 10.00%
Dell Latitude D610 10.00%

About Cisco Systems

Cisco designs, manufactures, & sells networking equipment whose portfolio of products & services is focused on market segments, Enterprise & Service Provider, Small Business & the Home.
Publisher URL: www.cisco.com


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