What is the "svchost.exe" ? Variant 100810

Our database contains 4729 different files for filename svchost.exe but this page contains information about single file with specific attributes. If you want to see general information about the svchost.exe then visit General Information Page . You can also check most distributed file variants with name svchost.exe. This file belongs to product CCProxy Application. This file has description CCProxy Microsoft MFC Application. Agregate rating is 5(5) stars - based on 1 reviews.This is executable file. You can find it running in Task Manager as the process svchost.exe.

svchost.exe Process
CCProxy Application
(Empty Value)
CCProxy Microsoft MFC Application
6, 3, 0, 1
Operating System:
Windows Server 2003
Low oc0

Is the Process "svchost.exe" Safe or Threat ?

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100% of reviewed files are marked as Safe .
100% of reviewed files are marked as System file.
Our final rating for this file is Safe. Final rating is based on file reviews, discovered date, users occurence and antivirus scan results.
Filename "svchost.exe" is used by Microsoft Windows System files. Many threats uses filenames of System Processes to camouflage itself. You should consider suspected any file which uses system filename and is not stored in system directory or has invalid file version information. Correct system file contains full file version information from Microsoft.

38% of reviewed files with different MD5 located in different directory are marked as Safe .
54% of reviewed files with different MD5 located in different directory are marked as Threat .

User Reviews of the "svchost.exe"

  • SAFErating from user MikeOne (Variant: 100810)

    svchost.exe is the "Generic Host Process" for native Windows services. The Svchost.exe file is located in the %SystemRoot%\System32 folder. At startup, Svchost.exe checks the services part of the registry to construct a list of services that it must load. Multiple instances of Svchost.exe can run at the same time. As a core Windows process, it can be a target for many viruses. Check the MD5 version. More info about the file can be found directly on http://support.microsoft.com/kb/314056. Commonly, this file is marked by ativiruses as not-a-virus : Proxy-CC