Hacked computer

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    Hacked computer


    My computer has been hacked and the hacker has installed these files on the computer.


    In the folder "logs", the following files are installed:

    The folder "logs" contained more files earlier, but these have been erased. I believe that the hacker is trying to erase the traces since he realizes that I know that the computer is hacked.

    What is the purpose of these files?

    Thankful for your comments on this. I can e-mail you a printscreen of the files, but it was not possible to attach this file in this message.

    Best regards
    Johanna Pettersson
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    JohannaPetterss said: View Post
    My computer has been hacked and the hacker has installed these files on the computer....
    Welcome to TenForums.

    Relax, you are not being 'hacked'. The files you list were installed by Microsoft as part of the update KB4023057. The purpose of this update is to help prepare your PC for updating to the next version of Windows 10.

    KB4023057 Update to Windows 10 for update reliability - January 15 Windows Update - Windows 10 Forums

    Microsoft said:
    Update to Windows 10, versions 1507, 1511, 1607, 1703, 1709, and 1803 for update reliability
    This update includes files and resources that address issues that affect the update processes in Windows 10 that may prevent important Windows updates from being installed. These improvements help make sure that updates are installed seamlessly on your device, and they help improve the reliability and security of devices that are running Windows 10...

    Microsoft said:
    ....The English (United States) version of this software update installs files that have the attributes that are listed in the following tables....

    File name File version File size Date Time
    Ctac.json Not Applicable 14,529 27-Mar-2019 17:51
    Disktoast.exe 10.0.15063.1475 92,664 16-Mar-2019 14:04
    Osrrb.exe 10.0.15063.1173 76,984 16-Mar-2019 14:04
    Reminthndlers.dll 10.0.17134.1003 633,352 30-Mar-2019 15:04
    Rempl.xml Not Applicable 3,798 16-Mar-2019 14:02
    Sedlauncher.exe 10.0.17134.1003 328,504 30-Mar-2019 15:01
    Sedplugins.dll 10.0.17134.1003 1,126,920 30-Mar-2019 15:02
    Sedsvc.exe 10.0.17134.1003 338,744 30-Mar-2019 15:02
    Servicestackhardening.inf Not Applicable 34,696 16-Mar-2019 14:04
    Strgsnsaddons.dll 10.0.17134.1003 550,192 30-Mar-2019 15:03
    Toastlogo.png Not Applicable 570 16-Mar-2019 14:04
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