Our database contains 4721 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 Microsoft Corporation. This file has description Host Process for Windows Services. Agregate rating is 5(5) stars - based on 4 reviews.This is executable file. You can find it running in Task Manager as the process svchost.exe.
- 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|
|AVG AntiVirus Free Edition||2016-12-31|
|ESET Smart Security 8.0||2016-12-30|
|Norton Security Suite||2016-12-29|
|360 Total Security||2016-12-29|
|F-Secure Client Security 9.20||2016-12-29|
|Microsoft Security Essentials||2016-09-07 21:31:12|
|Kaspersky Total Security||2016-09-07 18:21:12|
Is the Process "svchost.exe" Safe or Threat ?
10% 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 Jurij for file C:\Windows\System32\svchost.exe
SAFErating from user 29732B for file C:\Windows\System32\svchost.exe (Variant: 502181)
Depends on the MD5 - otherwise, it is safe, if not very annoying and memory-hogging.
SAFErating from user 808 for file C:\Windows\System32\svchost.exe (Variant: 180478)
Part of Vista version 6.0.6000.16386 (vista_rtm.061101-2205)
SAFErating from user Admin (Variant: 23)
Svchost.exe is system process for hosting dynamically linked services.