FYI, winsat was depreciated in 8.1
....so go upgrade already!
On a serious note - It *shouldn't* be causing any problems, plus you have to run the assessment tool manually.
It shouldn't be scheduled to ever run the background, let alone silently.
Was there any detail on why it was causing the problem?
EDIT: Ignore that part, it is task scheduled (weekly), turns out I was wrong.
There are 10 types of people in the world: those that know binary, those that don't, and those that didn't expect this joke to be in base 3.
[video =373,150]http://a.pomf.se/ixefrf.webm[/video] Now shhhh Kaelan... OOOOOOH
pomf.se is ded. :'(