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1% remove it99% keep it
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2.4.0 50.00%
2.2.2 50.00%

SCM Environment


SCM Environment is a program developed by DST Systems. The most used version is 2.4.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The software installer includes 44 files. 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.dstsystems.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\DST\SCM\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{F8DBCEA3-5C7A-4BFE-8026-FFF4437935BE}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by SCM Environment

  • antiword.exe
  • basename.exe
  • bash.exe
  • bison.exe
  • bzip2.exe
  • cat.exe
  • chmod.exe
  • cmp.exe
  • connect.exe
  • cp.exe
  • curl.exe (by cURL, http://curl.haxx.se/) - The cURL executable
  • cut.exe
  • cygcrypto-1.0.0.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/) - The OpenSSL Toolkit (OpenSSL shared library)
  • cyggcc_s-1.dll
  • cygncursesw-10.dll
  • cygreadline7.dll
  • cygssl-1.0.0.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/)
  • cygwin1.dll (by Red Hat) - Cygwin (Cygwin® POSIX Emulation DLL)
  • cygwrap-0.dll
  • cygz.dll
  • date.exe
  • diff.exe
  • dirname.exe
  • dos2unix.exe
  • du.exe
  • env.exe
  • expr.exe
  • false.exe
  • find.exe
  • flex.exe
  • git.exe
  • kdiff3.exe
  • pageant.exe (by Simon Tatham) - PuTTY suite (PuTTY SSH authentication agent)
  • plink.exe (by Simon Tatham) - Command-line SSH, Telnet, and Rlogin client
  • pscp.exe - Command-line SCP/SFTP client
  • psftp.exe - Command-line interactive SFTP client
  • putty.exe - SSH, Telnet and Rlogin client
  • puttygen.exe - PuTTY SSH key generation utility
  • socat.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Scheduled Tasks
  • pscp.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{52D5504D-99FD-459B-A35E-991302FF9AA5}' (runs on registration).
  • pageant.exe is scheduled as a task named 'Load RSA ssh key' (runs on session change).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • putty.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\PuTTY\putty.exe'.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:8.24 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0000875870%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00003328%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00005431%
0.015104% average

How do I remove SCM Environment?

Quickly and completely remove SCM Environment from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall SCM Environment 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 SCM Environment, 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 SCM Environment.

Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%
Windows 7 (SP1)

Distribution by countryGeography

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


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