What is the "svchost.exe" ? Variant 154762

Our database contains 4863 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 Microsoft® Windows® Operating System and was developed by company ??. This file has description Host Process for Windows Services. Agregate rating is 1(1) stars - based on 4 reviews.This is executable file. You can find it running in Task Manager as the process svchost.exe.

svchost.exe Process
Product:
Microsoft® Windows® Operating System
Company:
??
Description:
Host Process for Windows Services
Version:
1.0.0.0
MD5:
1f21c0db13a44b6efc926449606591df
Size:
7680
Directory:
C:\Windows\System32\WinDefense32\wdi\init
Operating System:
Windows 7
Occurence:
Low oc0

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

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100% of reviewed files are marked as Threat .
Our final rating for this file is Threat. Final rating is based on file reviews, discovered date, users occurence and antivirus scan results.
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"

  • THREATrating from user нержавеющие дымоходы из стали от производителя (Variant: 154762)

    Backdoor.Trojan

  • THREATrating from user картинки 240 320

  • THREATrating from user MikeOne (Variant: 154762)

    Caught by some antivirus aplication to a virus vault - this file in this MD5 version is a virus : Backdoor.Trojan. Remove it from Your computer.

  • THREATrating from user MikeOne (Variant: 154762)

    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. As a core Windows process, it can be a target for many viruses - which happend in case of this specific file. This file was infected by Backdoor.MSIL.Agent virus, clear it from Your computer. Check the MD5 version, there are many files with this name.