What is the "svchost.exe" ? Variant 1371840

Our database contains 5599 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 winrscmde. Agregate rating is 1(1) stars - based on 1 reviews.This is executable file. You can find it running in Task Manager as the process svchost.exe.

svchost.exe Process
Microsoft® Windows® Operating System
Microsoft Corporation
(Empty Value)
Operating System:
Windows 7
Medium oc1

System Explorer Community Antivirus Report

This file was checked and tolerated by following antivirus shields :
Antivirus NameLatest Toleration
avast! Antivirus2015-07-13 09:22:08
Microsoft Security Essentials2015-04-21 10:03:04
Norton Internet Security2015-03-03 03:10:20
AVG AntiVirus Free Edition 20132014-08-11 19:18:43
Trend Micro Titanium Internet Security2013-04-12 19:21:05
AVG Internet Security 20122013-03-30 03:38:58
McAfee Anti-Virus and Anti-Spyware2012-12-24 23:09:37
AVG Anti-Virus Free Edition 20122012-12-12 18:34:21
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Is the Process "svchost.exe" Safe or Threat ?

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100% of reviewed files are marked as Threat .
100% of reviewed files are marked as System file.
Our final rating for this file is Threat. Final rating is based on file reviews, discovered date, users occurence and antivirus scan results.
Filename "svchost.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.

36% of reviewed files with different MD5 located in different directory are marked as Safe .
56% of reviewed files with different MD5 located in different directory are marked as Threat .

User Reviews of the "svchost.exe"