sshelper.exe is a process from Symantec Corporation. It can be found in the
location of C:\WINDOWS\system32\. It is a potential security risk which can
be modified maliciously by virus. sshelper.exe virus should be disabled and removed if
it was attacked and brought you windows xp/vista/7 errors.
Common sshelper.exe Error Messages
"... A required component is missing sshelper.exe Please install the application again.""sshelper.exe Not Found""This application failed to start because sshelper.exe was not found. Re-installing the application may fix this problem.""A required DLL, sshelper.exe was not found""Cannot find \Windows\System32\ sshelper.exe""Windows\System32\ sshelper.exe missing or corrupt: Please re-install a copy of the above file."
"My Internet Explorer homepage suddenly changed""Illegal System DLL Relocation""High CPU usage""This process crashes after installation of Windows XP Service Pack 2""uses 100% of the CPU when sending email"
sshelper.exe error can be caused by any of the below possibilities.
Damaged or missing dynamic link library filesCorrupt or invalid file allocation list, swap file, password list and registry, Incorrect BIOS settingimproper system shutdownBlue screen of Death errorsDisk errors and registry errorsThird-party software that is damaged or incorrectly installedDriver update failureDamaged registryBrowser Setting Control LossBrowser contain additional componentsRemove certain files by accidentBIOS settings for Wait states, RAM timing, or other BIOS settings Other hardware malfunctioning problemsPrivate or Sensitive Information LossPop-up advertisementsLower and lower CPU usageSystem crashes