What is the "wmiprvse.exe" ? Variant 942438

Our database contains 1788 different files for filename wmiprvse.exe but this page contains information about single file with specific attributes. If you want to see general information about the wmiprvse.exe then visit General Information Page . You can also check most distributed file variants with name wmiprvse.exe. This file belongs to product Microsoft® Windows® Operating System and was developed by company Microsoft Corporation. This file has description WMI Provider Host. Agregate rating is 5(5) stars - based on 8 reviews.This is executable file. You can find it running in Task Manager as the process wmiprvse.exe.

wmiprvse.exe Process
Product:
Microsoft® Windows® Operating System
Company:
Microsoft Corporation
Description:
WMI Provider Host
Version:
6.1.7601.17514
MD5:
4fb491ac8d46aaf22ba8bc5c73dabef7
SHA1:
8bf1819659b79d10121294f37f7d9cf7d95559c1
SHA256:
cbe2392792d209e15e44ac29e906ffdd5fbf6eed8bab0d97d66e109ab2c5c56e
Size:
257536
Directory:
C:\Windows\System32\wbem
Operating System:
Windows Vista
Occurence:
High oc2

System Explorer Community Antivirus Report

This file was checked and tolerated by following antivirus shields :
Antivirus NameLatest Toleration
360 Total Security2017-10-31
AhnLab V3 Internet Security 9.02017-10-31
COMODO Antivirus2017-10-31
Norton Security2017-10-31
ESET NOD32 Antivirus 7.02017-10-31
Panda Free Antivirus2017-10-31
Norton Security Suite2017-10-31
Kaspersky Internet Security2017-10-31
Microsoft Security Essentials2016-09-07 23:43:34
ESET Endpoint Security 6.1.2227.32016-09-07 23:07:03
IObit Malware Fighter2016-09-07 23:07:03
Antivirus shields were enabled and have latest antivirus database.

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

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100% of reviewed files are marked as Safe .
Our final rating for this file is Safe. Final rating is based on file reviews, discovered date, users occurence and antivirus scan results.
88% of reviewed files with different MD5 located in different directory are marked as Safe .
6% of reviewed files with different MD5 located in different directory are marked as Threat .

User Reviews of the "wmiprvse.exe"

  • SAFErating from user TK for file C:\Windows\System32\wbem\wmiprvse.exe (Variant: 675043)

    This is a safe file

  • SAFErating from user a for file C:\Windows\System32\wbem\wmiprvse.exe

  • SAFErating from user Ghost for file C:\Windows\System32\wbem\wmiprvse.exe (Variant: 675043)

    It's safe but very annoying and a resource hog.

  • SAFErating from user Mikel for file C:\Windows\SysWOW64\wbem\wmiprvse.exe

  • SAFErating from user Mikel for file C:\Windows\SysWOW64\wbem\wmiprvse.exe

  • SAFErating from user lucien for file C:\Windows\System32\wbem\wmiprvse.exeflag de

  • SAFErating from user agent for file C:\Windows\System32\wbem\WmiPrvSE.exe

  • SAFErating from user lucien for file C:\Windows\System32\wbem\WmiPrvSE.exe