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Cold Turkey Blocker.exe is a software program developed by Cold Turkey Software, Inc. that allows users to block access to certain websites and applications for a specified period of time.
This can help individuals to avoid distractions and stay focused on their work or other important tasks. The program enables users to set up custom blocklists, schedule specific block times, and even block the entire internet if necessary. Cold Turkey Blocker.exe is designed to give users more control over their digital habits and help them be more productive by reducing the temptation to waste time on social media, entertainment sites, or other non-essential web content.
(Researched by Carl @ SpyShelter Labs)
We’ve found Cold Turkey Software, Inc. should be the publisher of Cold Turkey Blocker.exe.
How do we know? Our SpyShelter cybersecurity labs focuses on monitoring different types of Windows PC executables and their behaviors for our popular SpyShelter Antispyware software. Learn more about us, and how our cybersecurity team studies Windows PC executables/processes.
The publisher of an executable is the entity responsible for its distribution and authenticity. Most processes/executables on your PC should be signed. The signature on the executable should have been verified through a third party whose job it is to make sure the entity is who it says it is. Find an unsigned executable? You should consider scanning any completely unsigned .exe on your PC.
Below are 4 simple steps you can take to see if the Cold Turkey Blocker.exe process is safe or malware.
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