What is the "vprot.exe" ?

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Our database contains 7946 different files for filename vprot.exe . This files most often belongs to product VProtect Application. . This files most often have description VProtect Application.

Agregate rating is 5(5) stars - based on 13 reviews.
This is executable file. You can find it running in Task Manager as the process vprot.exe.

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vprot.exe is in most cases part of AVG Toolbar component. vprot.exe protects AVG Toolbar and default search settings of your browser to keep AVG Safe Search as your primary search. Some version of vprot.exe contains bug which leads to crash of the application. More information about this bug can be found in AVG Forum.

vprot.exe Process

File details of most used file with name "vprot.exe"

Product:
VProtect Application
Company:
(Empty Value)
Description:
VProtect Application
Version:
14.2.0.1
MD5:
5bb89b62c340aefd5967e57fc07da5ef
SHA1:
3f844e35ec7f34994fe823ce0386f9f0652104b2
SHA256:
052728a2419720385ca1577ead486dbeef06389c32329bd39d10f6ba6a562469
Size:
1151152
Directory:
%PROGRAMFILES%\AVG Secure Search
Operating System:
Windows XP
Discovered:
February 15, 2013
Occurence:
High oc2

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

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Latest new variant of the file with name "vprot.exe" was discovered 4 days ago. Our database contains 140 variants of the file "vprot.exe" with final rating Safe and 1 variants with final rating Threat . Final ratings are based on file reviews, discovered date, users occurence and antivirus scan results.
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User Reviews of the "vprot.exe"

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Reviews for all files with name "vprot.exe"

  • SAFErating from user dee for file %PROGRAMFILES%\AVG Secure Search\vprot.exe

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    I don't want vprot.exe on my computer,and I want it gone with all its messages.

    (id: 1478102)
  • SAFErating from user MikeOne for file %PROGRAMFILES%\AVG Secure Search\vprot.exe

    MikeOne photo

    vprot.exe is part of AVG Toolbar component. vprot.exe protects AVG Toolbar and default search settings of your browser to keep AVG Safe Search as your primary search. Some version of vprot.exe contains bug which leads to crash of the application. More information about this bug can be found here: http://forums.avg.com/ww-en/avg-forums?sec=thread&act=show&id=185252

    (id: 1349025)
  • SAFErating from user Admin for file %PROGRAMFILES%\AVG Secure Search\vprot.exe

    Admin photo

    vprot.exe is part of AVG Toolbar component. vprot.exe protects AVG Toolbar and default search settings of your browser to keep AVG Safe Search as your primary search. Some version of vprot.exe contains bug which leads to crash of the application. More information about this bug can be found here: http://forums.avg.com/ww-en/avg-forums?sec=thread&act=show&id=185252

    (id: 1609772)
  • SAFErating from user MikeOne for file %PROGRAMFILES%\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\vprot.exe

    MikeOne photo

    vprot.exe is in most cases part of AVG Toolbar component (AVG SafeGuard toolbar). vprot.exe protects AVG Toolbar and default search settings of your browser to keep AVG Safe Search as your primary search - which is btw a way AVG can monetize the searches - so this application can be marked as an adware... Some version of vprot.exe contains bug which leads to crash of the application. More information about this bug can be found in AVG Forum : http://forums.avg.com/ww-en/avg-forums?sec=thread&act=show&id=185252

    (id: 18317356)
  • SAFErating from user tja23 for file %PROGRAMFILES%\AVG Secure Search\vprot.exe

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    Part of AVG 2012. Part of AVG 2012 install set as of 9/24/2011.

    (id: 1609772)
  • SAFErating from user Przemekb88 for file %PROGRAMFILES%\AVG Secure Search\vprot.exe

    (id: 19557905)
  • SAFErating from user MikeOne for file %PROGRAMFILES%\AVG SafeGuard toolbar\vprot.exe

    MikeOne photo

    vprot.exe is in most cases part of AVG Toolbar component (AVG SafeGuard toolbar). vprot.exe protects AVG Toolbar and default search settings of your browser to keep AVG Safe Search as your primary search - which is btw a way AVG can monetize the searches - so this application can be marked as an adware... Some version of vprot.exe contains bug which leads to crash of the application. More information about this bug can be found in AVG Forum.

    (id: 18828095)
  • SAFErating from user DanKelTex for file %PROGRAMFILES%\AVG Secure Search\vprot.exe

    DanKelTex photo

    Part of AVG 2012

    (id: 1349025)
  • SAFErating from user sam for file %PROGRAMFILES%\AVG Secure Search\vprot.exe

    (id: 1349025)
  • SAFErating from user menchi for file %PROGRAMFILES%\AVG Secure Search\vprot.exe

    (id: 1609772)