Please read below to decide for yourself whether the metin2client.bin on your computer is a Trojan that you should remove, or whether it is a file belonging to the Windows operating system or to a trusted application.
The process known as Metin2Client or DazyShield Process WatchDog belongs to software Metin2 Singapore (version 5) or Gameforge Live by Ymir Entertainment or Celestial World or DazyShield Online Game Security Solutions.
Description: Metin2client.bin is not essential for the Windows OS and causes relatively few problems. The metin2client.bin file is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files (x86)" (mostly C:\Program Files (x86)\Metin2 Singapore\).
Known file sizes on Windows 10/8/7/XP are 13,179,660 bytes (50% of all occurrences), 5,986,296 bytes or 2,593,280 bytes.
Metin2client.bin is not a Windows core file. Metin2client.bin is able to record keyboard and mouse inputs and monitor applications. Therefore the technical security rating is 51% dangerous.
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If metin2client.bin is located in a subfolder of the user's profile folder, the security rating is 48% dangerous. The file size is 3,468,288 bytes. The program has a visible window. The metin2client.bin file is not a Windows system file. The application uses ports to connect to or from a LAN or the Internet.
Important: Some malware camouflages itself as metin2client.bin, particularly when located in the C:\Windows or C:\Windows\System32 folder. Therefore, you should check the metin2client.bin process on your PC to see if it is a threat. We recommend Security Task Manager for verifying your computer's security. This was one of the Top Download Picks of The Washington Post and PC World.
A clean and tidy computer is the key requirement for avoiding problems with metin2client. This means running a scan for malware, cleaning your hard drive using 1cleanmgr and 2sfc /scannow, 3uninstalling programs that you no longer need, checking for Autostart programs (using 4msconfig) and enabling Windows' 5Automatic Update. Always remember to perform periodic backups, or at least to set restore points.
Should you experience an actual problem, try to recall the last thing you did, or the last thing you installed before the problem appeared for the first time. Use the 6resmon command to identify the processes that are causing your problem. Even for serious problems, rather than reinstalling Windows, you are better off repairing of your installation or, for Windows 8 and later versions, executing the 7DISM.exe /Online /Cleanup-image /Restorehealth command. This allows you to repair the operating system without losing data.
To help you analyze the metin2client.bin process on your computer, the following programs have proven to be helpful: ASecurity Task Manager displays all running Windows tasks, including embedded hidden processes, such as keyboard and browser monitoring or Autostart entries. A unique security risk rating indicates the likelihood of the process being potential spyware, malware or a Trojan. BMalwarebytes Anti-Malware detects and removes sleeping spyware, adware, Trojans, keyloggers, malware and trackers from your hard drive.