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What is hostcontrolservice.exe? HostControlService.exe

Vendor:      Broadcom Corporation
Product:     Broadcom CV Host Component 1.0
Vendor Website:     
Last Seen by PC Pitstop:      No Data

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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: HostControlService.exe -

hostcontrolservice.exe is returning insufficient information about this program.

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Percentage of recently scanned PC's with this process running: 0.02%
Average CPU use for this program: 0%
Average RAM for this program: 2 MB

Program Name MD5 Count
hostcontrolservice.exe

MD5 Hashes Expand md5 List Collapse md5 List
# Status MD5 File Info Last Seen Signed Day Week Month Threat info
1 Status 0x41c8600837b42b68cd2058826a0f067c More File Information 4/25/2016 Signed 0 0 2 Not Applicable
2 Status 0xb322b59b5f5f1633008ea0a84ecb0270 More File Information 4/24/2016 Signed 0 0 1 Not Applicable
3 Status 0x0ca8ca9f5fe1358002a282cd6d0307bb More File Information 4/24/2016 Signed 0 0 8 Not Applicable
4 Status 0x3741ec4a0f2ab12f4c461dccd8ba9705 More File Information 4/11/2016 Signed 0 0 1 Not Applicable
5 Status 0xf093274fc1f2fc147cfb822670bae9aa More File Information 3/27/2016 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
6 Status 0x32f42c6faf593a8c1695115ec6d9b660 More File Information 2/18/2016 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
7 Status 0xa2b5c2708ec9a712f1a7e336f3f7234b More File Information 2/7/2016 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
8 Status 0x54e4a79d8c98408b0e578706ff793912 More File Information 12/5/2015 Unsigned 0 0 0 Not Applicable
9 Status 0x51e2327235379e0d4e31d71662a3d81f More File Information 11/7/2015 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
10 Status 0x61de60499a736347a912b884f1a58856 More File Information 7/25/2015 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
11 Status 0xe5e7a3bea7033479d205ca5048fe4fe8 More File Information 2/22/2015 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
12 Status 0x55a9081a7a6d0977a0b470ac88f37e6f More File Information 12/10/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
13 Status 0x95669e82007dbd7bc3a7093252905612 More File Information 11/23/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
14 Status 0x4163c86ea091f9621017b899ad66a8be More File Information 8/13/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
15 Status 0x340103486b672b4a5f660bbbe6934253 More File Information No Data Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
16 Status 0x61168605e246ef720836ef002b41db76 More File Information No Data Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
17 Status 0x6e163faaf624a03a88dfd92e607de6e5 More File Information No Data Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
18 Status 0x6ae7cbe46d1c6f92b5e037e4de89c441 More File Information No Data Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
19 Status 0x3dcb48ebdd33e4d0e1e07f1751d7f767 More File Information No Data Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
20 Status 0x57c5eb1ba321af92c68fcf601f771667 More File Information No Data Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
21 Status 0xd8e4f20bd26d8dca4cb67a796d7eec84 More File Information No Data Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
22 Status 0xed6eb4b30f3b04e364b13a79e3956eae More File Information No Data Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
23 Status 0x09fea7fbd6a29e3941a2ffc6f7aeb818 More File Information No Data Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
24 Status 0xa68cfcc5a0b370876a67394ba5746cad More File Information No Data Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
25 Status 0x9d57165906778c9e5e0ecb34b311564b More File Information No Data Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
26 Status 0xdf2714505d34148973183846ac47ede0 More File Information No Data Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
MD5 Hashes Expand md5 List Collapse md5 List
# Status MD5 Last Seen File Date Revision Common Name Size
1 Status 0x3dcb48ebdd33e4d0e1e07f1751d7f767 7/20/2014 3:10:00 PM Unknown Unknown Broadcom - Host Control Service 806 KB
2 Status 0x41c8600837b42b68cd2058826a0f067c 3/13/2013 2:27:00 PM Unknown Unknown Broadcom - Host Control Service 806 KB
3 Status 0x097f4d3cb82c3e580cbb6eb1f544eae1 3/10/2013 9:37:00 PM Unknown Unknown Broadcom - Host Control Service 806 KB
4 Status 0x8e6d15d632b7bbdfa6cb9319efaa8fd5 1/15/2013 8:16:00 PM Unknown Unknown Broadcom - Host Control Service 806 KB
5 Status 0x9dfd638360acf82eb93738ea413d1215 4/23/2012 9:17:00 PM Unknown Unknown Broadcom - Host Control Service 806 KB
6 Status 0xeee8f52c50c6412bd741a2f2f289f918 2/26/2012 7:45:00 PM Unknown Unknown Broadcom - Host Control Service 789 KB
7 Status 0x6ae7cbe46d1c6f92b5e037e4de89c441 2/20/2012 2:39:00 PM Unknown Unknown Broadcom - Host Control Service 806 KB
8 Status 0x61de60499a736347a912b884f1a58856 2/3/2012 12:26:00 AM Unknown Unknown Broadcom - Host Control Service 806 KB
9 Status 0x85d37efa93b2267ab6abf8a54735ab22 1/27/2012 10:02:00 PM Unknown Unknown Broadcom - Host Control Service 789 KB
10 Status 0xe5e7a3bea7033479d205ca5048fe4fe8 1/20/2012 10:13:00 PM Unknown Unknown Broadcom - Host Control Service 793 KB
11 Status 0x9d57165906778c9e5e0ecb34b311564b 1/10/2012 11:09:00 AM Unknown Unknown Broadcom - Host Control Service 789 KB
12 Status 0x5b0c32a596fdd0aaa10e147e4d71e086 9/19/2011 2:33:00 AM Unknown Unknown Broadcom - Host Control Service 789 KB
13 Status 0x848b1cdfd08a943dfc27158124c6d56d 8/20/2010 4:50:00 PM Unknown Unknown Broadcom - Host Control Service 789 KB



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