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- Microsoft® Windows® Operating System
- Microsoft Corporation
- Host Process for Windows Services
- 6.0.6000.16386 (vista_rtm.061101-2205)
- Operating System:
- Windows Vista
|Antivirus Name||Latest Toleration|
|McAfee Anti-Virus and Anti-Spyware||2014-08-22 04:32:17|
|avast! Antivirus||2014-08-22 01:43:20|
|Avira Desktop||2014-08-21 22:59:27|
|Microsoft Security Essentials||2014-08-21 22:38:43|
|Baidu Antivirus||2014-08-21 20:52:46|
|Rising Antivirus1792427||2014-08-21 20:44:57|
|Norton Internet Security||2014-08-21 19:59:14|
|COMODO Antivirus||2014-08-21 19:04:19|
|McAfee Anti-Virus et Anti-Spyware||2014-08-21 18:43:31|
|Norton 360||2014-08-21 18:30:50|
Is the Process "svchost.exe" Safe or Threat ?
100% of reviewed files are marked as System file.
14% of reviewed files with different MD5 are marked as Threat
57% of reviewed files with different MD5 located in different directory are marked as Threat .
SAFErating from user Admin
Svchost.exe is system process for hosting dynamically linked services.(id: 23)
SAFErating from user 808 for file C:\Windows\System32\svchost.exe
Part of Vista version 6.0.6000.16386 (vista_rtm.061101-2205)(id: 180478)
SAFErating from user 29732B for file C:\Windows\System32\svchost.exe
Depends on the MD5 - otherwise, it is safe, if not very annoying and memory-hogging.(id: 502181)