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What is iexplore.exe? Internet Explorer

Vendor:      Microsoft Corporation
Product:     Internet Explorer
Vendor Website:     
Last Seen by PC Pitstop:      No Data

Process is Bad PC Pitstop has analyzed this process and determined that there is a high likelihood that it is bad.
Process is questionablePC Pitstop has analyzed this process and determined that the safety of this process is questionable.
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Process is goodThis process is a Microsoft or Windows process, but many viruses use this file name to escape notice.

Purpose: iexplore.exe is used by the Microsoft Internet Explorer browser program and will always be running while you're accessing the PC Pitstop site.

iexplore.exe is an essential part of Windows and required for Windows to work properly. It should never be disabled.

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Percentage of recently scanned PC's with this process running: 99.00%
Average CPU use for this program: 1%
Average RAM for this program: 74 MB

Program Name MD5 Count
iexplore.exe

MD5 Hashes
# Status MD5 Last Seen File Date Revision Common Name Size
1 Status 0x7116680c2c62709ee81bddc69ef26b93 4/8/2014 1:59:00 PM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 739 KB
2 Status 0x0667ed9f8e905e1f73db60accedcbca7 4/8/2014 1:28:00 PM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 792 KB
3 Status 0x776cca1d4af7dc2e10099c71804cd993 3/18/2014 5:17:00 AM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 792 KB
4 Status 0x040b02ff779cba53b74055297bb7036c 3/11/2014 10:41:00 PM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 511 KB
5 Status 0x10eb5c0e376727e21198b14e2f1637f7 3/11/2014 3:44:00 PM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 739 KB
6 Status 0x3a3bea53f039ce2e997a918e26e30b1d 3/11/2014 12:35:00 PM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 789 KB
7 Status 0x3ebf452b807f412ec0f19141ada060e5 3/10/2014 3:25:00 PM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 792 KB
8 Status 0x712d8deba203dbc92269295a06c22baf 3/7/2014 9:59:00 AM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 792 KB
9 Status 0x0db6f164169c73a30ac8d5aa6941cb7a 2/27/2014 8:28:00 PM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 789 KB
10 Status 0xfa213ff6f3f237c9ef20b96d83f4c805 2/24/2014 3:49:00 AM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 562 KB
11 Status 0xf4a9ff10f0b1d5e1133fa533f0f24e5e 2/23/2014 3:43:00 PM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 792 KB
12 Status 0x0f1524602ac055b6a1076154cd32b9b7 2/19/2014 7:06:00 AM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 792 KB
13 Status 0xf73b08b663c916d527c8b80788578f94 2/15/2014 9:14:00 AM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 789 KB
14 Status 0xb2db711a5566305ccfda90b2a0e1bc01 2/12/2014 2:44:00 PM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 628 KB
15 Status 0x48600dac5af3a53b6f430528209e4830 2/11/2014 2:06:00 PM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 739 KB
16 Status 0x9fbb2f038a2ddce696bdee7080241c0c 2/11/2014 1:03:00 PM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 789 KB
17 Status 0x4263f6c131e513cea1ae82b5b81a4e1a 2/11/2014 12:57:00 PM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 789 KB
18 Status 0xb04ee6bff70c11d478680bb74e1d33ab 2/11/2014 12:14:00 PM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 752 KB
19 Status 0xcf09220b99c84e8b428b31219d0c8266 1/25/2014 8:38:00 AM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 787 KB
20 Status 0xed239afee1b336d646d8005a9ef15cfd 1/15/2014 4:42:00 AM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 787 KB
21 Status 0x51617874883e86c8b9b0a1d31c0b2ce5 1/12/2014 12:41:00 PM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 787 KB
22 Status 0x828b708558051d29104f7f5511ff5097 1/5/2014 7:58:00 AM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 951 KB
23 Status 0x9ed469260687108f5f8fd544d56abc54 12/10/2013 2:06:00 PM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 752 KB
24 Status 0x43e6f2a7fb182f2d7cb0ce5b8f1005cf 12/10/2013 12:32:00 PM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 739 KB
25 Status 0xe75a8f0f4ebc66a4f2fc7ef6db3b8256 11/24/2013 5:31:00 PM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 821 KB
MD5 Hashes
# Status MD5 Last Seen File Date Revision Common Name Size
1 Status 0x34a486e7b7e057a066ab632320a8976b 5/2/2013 8:45:00 AM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 110 KB
2 Status 0x3010337a52329569beb2771669d22442 1/9/2013 2:48:00 PM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 96 KB
3 Status 0x0f4347d9973aefc116f113a22f977de2 12/17/2012 4:25:00 AM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 117 KB
4 Status 0x16113a85213913e274735965b5392acd 8/24/2012 1:33:00 AM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 109 KB
5 Status 0xb45fb7fecd54066421a7d827eac0410b 6/11/2012 3:29:00 AM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 91 KB
6 Status 0x76a7d40b69b23677acf64f1904f36f5d 4/12/2012 12:26:00 PM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 118 KB
7 Status 0xc0385b061fd6b0714ed6d2527ae7652d 3/23/2012 3:45:00 PM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 264 KB
8 Status 0x2e211dbdad45c425b3c158d63cb99cf7 3/2/2012 3:53:00 AM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 96 KB
9 Status 0x6bde684f7ed3468d9e2191a828d7f680 2/16/2012 7:17:00 PM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 208 KB
10 Status 0x55794b97a7faabd2910873c85274f409 2/8/2012 2:58:00 AM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 91 KB
11 Status 0xe7484514c0464642be7b4dc2689354c8 2/8/2012 2:53:00 AM Unknown 6.00.2900.2180 (xpsp_sp2_rtm.040803-2158) Internet Explorer 91 KB
12 Status 0x418d301c3b1fa94b19584aeeb3d65166 2/7/2012 6:42:00 PM Unknown 6.00.2800.1106 (xpsp1.020828-1920) Internet Explorer 89 KB
13 Status 0x833e2b3f0e2484c0f2b804ae871b4381 2/7/2012 3:21:00 PM Unknown 6.00.2900.2180 (xpsp_sp2_rtm.040803-2158) Internet Explorer 91 KB
14 Status 0xdacfc2f360ce06b5ff89ce8ca3d7e346 2/7/2012 2:35:00 PM Unknown 6.00.3790.1830 (srv03_sp1_rtm.050324-1447) Internet Explorer 92 KB
15 Status 0xeb9eaf627f705525d01de5fa07ea1818 2/7/2012 6:05:00 AM Unknown 6.00.2800.1106 Internet Explorer 89 KB
16 Status 0x92b1834f54eab14b0b7137e6cef5e1b2 2/7/2012 4:06:00 AM Unknown 6.00.2600.0000 (xpclient.010817-1148) Internet Explorer 89 KB
17 Status 0x04cabad69be78eb9c03cd4346d776da5 2/6/2012 6:17:00 PM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 91 KB
18 Status 0x164b6f619c579fad4e548acc654ff710 2/6/2012 3:06:00 PM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 91 KB
19 Status 0x2d54d6321ae200903a363c5ac60d8a37 2/6/2012 2:47:00 PM Unknown 6.00.2900.2180 (xpsp_sp2_rtm.040803-2158) Internet Explorer 813 KB
20 Status 0x38ee5dce8d5f2299b5df93a9471c512f 2/6/2012 2:33:00 AM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 91 KB
21 Status 0x78d969f35cd64bf0761f731fca5fc99d 2/5/2012 10:52:00 PM Unknown 6.00.2900.2180 (xpsp_sp2_rtm.040803-2158) Internet Explorer 91 KB
22 Status 0x8082c0b08d36a868ff62047c68a07055 2/5/2012 9:37:00 PM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 91 KB
23 Status 0xc7b06a4abc2d4dde7486c207b45cecd9 2/5/2012 9:28:00 AM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 91 KB
24 Status 0x4a12aee26e7009f99e5be061cb0f7e1e 2/4/2012 1:23:00 PM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 171 KB
25 Status 0xa4ade92c4499b4be045bda39c53fcc62 2/4/2012 12:46:00 PM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 2714 KB



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