What is the "winlogon.exe" ? Variant 19528110

Our database contains 3086 different files for filename winlogon.exe but this page contains information about single file with specific attributes. If you want to see general information about the winlogon.exe then visit General Information Page . You can also check most distributed file variants with name winlogon.exe. This file belongs to product Операционная система Microsoft® Windows® and was developed by company Корпорация Майкрософт. This file has description Программа входа в систему Windows NT. 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 winlogon.exe.

winlogon.exe Process
Product:
Операционная система Microsoft® Windows®
Company:
Корпорация Майкрософт
Description:
Программа входа в систему Windows NT
Version:
5.1.2600.5512
MD5:
2175b6bcd9735cc58aa39221a20bcc9d
SHA1:
99ac9807f898edce6f7624b4ec52beaaed937480
SHA256:
768c0fa0c7cc56bf8cf6dda379a3744dec1a2157a0f45fe513633707118150fc
Size:
605696
Directory:
C:\Windows\System32
Operating System:
Windows XP
Occurence:
Low oc0

System Explorer Community Antivirus Report

This file was checked and tolerated by following antivirus shields :
Antivirus NameLatest Toleration
Avira Desktop2013-05-20 07:56:14
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Is the Process "winlogon.exe" Safe or Threat ?

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32% of reviewed files with different MD5 located in different directory are marked as Threat .

User Reviews of the "winlogon.exe"

  • SAFErating from user MikeOne (Variant: 19528110)

    winlogon.exe is a core process from Windows login manager. It handles both login and logout procedures on Windows system. This program is critically important for running of Windows system. Some antiviruses may mark it as a virus. Also as a key process for MS Windows, it can be a target for many viruses. Scan is recommended. Check the MD5 version and directory, it should be located in the %SYSDIR%
    "Winlogon is the component of Microsoft Windows operating systems that is responsible for handling the secure attention sequence, loading the user profile on logon, and optionally locking the computer when a screensaver is running (requiring another authentication step)." - see more on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Winlogon.exe