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What is mfefire.exe?

Part of SYSCORE by McAfee

What is it?

McAfee Core Firewall Service is part of McAfee's core security products. This is a common modules that is shared between a number of McAfee progams.
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How does mfefire.exe run?

Service - mfefire.exe runs as a background Windows service called 'mfefire' (McAfee Firewall Core Service). This service runs as the SYSTEM account with extensive privileges on the local computer, and acts as the computer on the network. McAfee Firewall Core Service runs as a program that can be started by the Service Controller and that obeys the service control protocol. This type of service runs in a process by itself.


What is the community is seeing?What is the community is doing?
About 0.0% of all Boost users have the mfefire.exe process running.Of the 0.0% of mfefire.exe users, 12.0% have disabled it.
How resource intensive is mfefire.exe?
Comparison based on the average resource utilization across all programs.
0.00002% CPU202.0%
Average CPU utilization across all programs is 0.00001%.
          3.98 MB RAM18.5%
Average private memory utilization across all programs is 21.53 MB.
Typical file (disk image) location:
C:\Program Files\common files\mcafee\systemcore\mfefire.exe

Are there other versions of SYSCORE?

What modules are loaded?

A module is a dynamic link library (DLL) or an executable file that is loaded into the process. Below is a list of non-system modules that are loaded by SYSCORE.

What else is related?

What Windows OS versions does this run on?

Windows 7 Professional (6.1.7601.65536)

About McAfee, Inc.

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File details

File name: mfefire.exe
Publisher: McAfee, Inc. (verified)
Description: McAfee Core Firewall Service
Version: SYSCORE.
Size: 203.39 KB

Digital certificate

Issued to: McAfee
Certificate authority: VeriSign
Expiration date: 12/31/2013

Resource utilization

CPU utilization averages
Total CPU: 0.0000644987%
Privileged CPU: 0.0000442943%
User CPU: 0.00002020440236%
Privileged CPU time: 171.6 ms
Privileged CPU time /min: 0 ms
CPU cycle count: 1,334,493,941
CPU cycle count /min: 1,659,026
Memory utilization averages
Committed memory: 44.85 MB
Peak committed memory: 48.29 MB
Paged memory: 3.98 MB
Peak paged memory: 3.98 MB
Paged system memory: 73.79 KB
Non-paged system memory: 12.43 KB
Working set memory: 7.88 MB
Peak working set memory: 7.88 MB
Min working set memory: 7.62 MB
Private memory: 3.98 MB
Page faults: 2,095
Page faults /min: 3
Handle count average: 134
Thread count average: 7
Thread resource averages

Process details

Runs as (owner): System
Integrety level: System
Windows platform: 64-bit
Runs as a service: Yes
Parent Process
Process Command
"C:\Program Files\Common Files\McAfee\SystemCore\\mfefire.exe"

Service details

Name: McAfee Firewall Core Service
Service name: mfefire
Service type: Win32OwnProcess
Description: “Provides firewall services to McAfee products”

Image hashes

MD5: c1bb6e71830e029aba38a2e34449d5e0
SHA-1: 917a7df4f1f6e5c71c0ffad669cd46cee3d35180

PE image details

Subsystem: Windows Console
Langauge*: Microsoft Visual C++
File packed: No
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