What is the "wmpnetwk.exe" ? Variant 629161

Our database contains 546 different files for filename wmpnetwk.exe but this page contains information about single file with specific attributes. If you want to see general information about the wmpnetwk.exe then visit General Information Page . You can also check most distributed file variants with name wmpnetwk.exe. This file belongs to product Microsoft® Windows® Operating System and was developed by company Microsoft Corporation. This file has description Windows Media Player Network Sharing Service. 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 wmpnetwk.exe.

wmpnetwk.exe Process
Microsoft® Windows® Operating System
Microsoft Corporation
Windows Media Player Network Sharing Service
%PROGRAMFILES%\Windows Media Player
Operating System:
Windows Vista
High oc2

System Explorer Community Antivirus Report

This file was checked and tolerated by following antivirus shields :
Antivirus NameLatest Toleration
avast! Antivirus2016-09-07 23:32:47
Avast Antivirus2016-09-07 22:38:09
ESET Smart Security 9.0.349.02016-09-07 21:48:51
Panda Antivirus Pro 20162016-09-07 21:36:43
Avira Antivirus2016-09-07 17:06:35
ESET NOD32 Antivirus 9.0.351.22016-09-06 08:51:55
360 Total Security2016-09-06 04:19:03
Kaspersky Internet Security2016-09-05 20:31:58
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Is the Process "wmpnetwk.exe" Safe or Threat ?

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100% of reviewed files are marked as Safe .
100% of reviewed files are marked as System file.
Our final rating for this file is Safe. Final rating is based on file reviews, discovered date, users occurence and antivirus scan results.
Filename "wmpnetwk.exe" is used by Microsoft Windows System files. Many threats uses filenames of System Processes to camouflage itself. You should consider suspected any file which uses system filename and is not stored in system directory or has invalid file version information. Correct system file contains full file version information from Microsoft.

75% of reviewed files with different MD5 located in different directory are marked as Safe .
25% of reviewed files with different MD5 located in different directory are marked as Threat .

User Reviews of the "wmpnetwk.exe"

  • SAFErating from user drwd for file %PROGRAMFILES%\WINDOWS MEDIA PLAYER\WMPNETWK.EXE (Variant: 6187)

    http://vscan.novirusthanks.org/analysis/77fbd400984cf72ba0fc4b3489d65f74/d21wbmV0d2stZXhl/ - - - No es ninguna amenaza porque es parte del sistema operativo he es posible la desinstalación, dado algo importante, dicho archivo puede ser eliminado, ya que proporciona identidad de red de la pc. Un hacker podría aprovechar y entrar por puertos xD. Amo a Melissa Santacruz.