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What is Ssms.exe

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OB1CanobieFlag for United States of America asked on
Anti-Virus AppsVulnerabilitiesMicrosoft SQL Server 2008
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I have a process that beginning to lug down my processor by taking more 50% of the CPU resources. I am running MS SQL Server 2008 and want to make sure that the file is not related.  Looking in Task Manager, the file is Ssms.exe.  I would have thought MS SQL Server would be loading under a "System" user name. Some sites have this listed as a virus and remove, but I want to make sure before I do so. Please assist.
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