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What is winmgmt.exe? Windows Management

Vendor:      Microsoft
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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: winmgmt.exe processes requests for Windows Management Instrumentation services. Leave running.

winmgmt.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: 0.05%
Average CPU use for this program: 2%
Average RAM for this program: 2 MB

Program Name MD5 Count
winmgmt.exe

MD5 Hashes Expand md5 List Collapse md5 List
# Status MD5 File Info Last Seen Signed Day Week Month Threat info
1 Status 0x2150295c91addced16774ffda30a76d6 More File Information 7/24/2016 Unsigned 2 11 29 Not Applicable
2 Status 0x38e4c2cf576dcac7ab081abb42695a21 More File Information 7/24/2016 Unsigned 1 3 12 Not Applicable
3 Status 0xddeeb75c818190c2dda5b77d95b73b98 More File Information 7/24/2016 Unsigned 1 4 13 Not Applicable
4 Status 0x1729ce997c0c6565d731b3ac12c59ff4 More File Information 7/24/2016 Unsigned 1 9 31 Not Applicable
5 Status 0xdb505139f7664f294a8b53a5f289f08a More File Information 7/23/2016 Unsigned 0 6 7 Not Applicable
6 Status 0x6902301d9eaeedf4da0798a8456cebcf More File Information 7/23/2016 Unsigned 0 12 26 Not Applicable
7 Status 0x092579dc0605f9e0afc60f24e7b7faae More File Information 7/15/2016 Unsigned 0 0 2 Not Applicable
8 Status 0x945d0fae2735ac677fda531f3d54700e More File Information 7/14/2016 Unsigned 0 0 13 Not Applicable
9 Status 0xc6252d21a543f04af3e7daf358be68a4 More File Information 7/10/2016 Unsigned 0 0 2 Not Applicable
10 Status 0x95fc8cf77f5839065e32e21630e44191 More File Information 6/30/2016 Unsigned 0 0 1 Not Applicable
11 Status 0x56352a6a7211750e20ee8a7cd5305a96 More File Information 6/13/2016 Unsigned 0 0 0 Not Applicable
12 Status 0x20d0a12bfc58992e274af58b4ac63c29 More File Information 5/1/2016 Unsigned 0 0 0 Not Applicable
13 Status 0xc4cbd61ddfcb195f02023971df208653 More File Information 3/22/2016 Unsigned 0 0 0 Not Applicable
14 Status 0xa0a40254ead362e0ffd10c755e5589f7 More File Information 3/14/2016 Unsigned 0 0 0 Not Applicable
15 Status 0x5cbc2fd76ccf8468eaa2a4118e4e27cd More File Information 2/7/2016 Unsigned 0 0 0 Not Applicable
16 Status 0x8102af6829ebff5d3d5cffe439d391de More File Information 2/7/2016 Unsigned 0 0 0 Not Applicable
17 Status 0x3507a9fcc324fc32372bb268042bb3ac More File Information 2/4/2016 Unsigned 0 0 0 Not Applicable
18 Status 0x1f63bff0c60de4e9c24042c0635c790f More File Information 12/10/2015 Unsigned 0 0 0 Not Applicable
19 Status 0x3950677bf949a7e31627128514b50427 More File Information 10/11/2015 Unsigned 0 0 0 Not Applicable
20 Status 0x29199c4e65733eb6699fea2ffb49dfe1 More File Information 9/28/2015 Unsigned 0 0 0 Not Applicable
21 Status 0x7cd55c66db458fb8a5b9196b71be3184 More File Information 9/23/2015 Unsigned 0 0 0 Not Applicable
22 Status 0x9c09b7b025c30a85c220af48dbf495b9 More File Information 8/2/2015 Unsigned 0 0 0 Not Applicable
23 Status 0x9a2d2d2f2f0d7a9666390d2d47b9443f More File Information 8/2/2015 Unsigned 0 0 0 Not Applicable
24 Status 0x45b394400564883c166bf7507de0d5cf More File Information No Data Unsigned 0 0 0 Not Applicable
25 Status 0x001eead4fbf3d1948da92711f373d267 More File Information No Data Unsigned 0 0 0 Not Applicable
26 Status 0xa7d785cce4c12562bdb5bf5cf9996aa0 More File Information No Data Unsigned 0 0 0 Not Applicable
27 Status 0x3ad8ff8d2ffe9a8e68641385c8b9fc68 More File Information No Data Unsigned 0 0 0 Not Applicable
28 Status 0xb37651aa7c471f862a291f9269a311a3 More File Information No Data Unsigned 0 0 0 Not Applicable
29 Status 0xf08ca9b060c91a0c95030d15a649e2d2 More File Information No Data Unsigned 0 0 0 Not Applicable
30 Status 0x2360e157415e7c92865a1dd6a6afe2ef More File Information No Data Unsigned 0 0 0 Not Applicable
31 Status 0xe79630432deee1edd5d28bbb3db1380e More File Information No Data Unsigned 0 0 0 Not Applicable
32 Status 0x0bb28dc6d8ee07c73e02c5d6a0f3657c More File Information No Data Unsigned 0 0 0 Not Applicable
33 Status 0xbb1de31c62840455524c08791fc69fae More File Information No Data Unsigned 0 0 0 Not Applicable
34 Status 0xfaea6bd24176c9010d97700cdfc5e6f0 More File Information No Data Unsigned 0 0 0 Not Applicable
35 Status 0x96b7fd82b152181bd08bd66f5a5f2a3f More File Information No Data Unsigned 0 0 0 Not Applicable
36 Status 0xada0c4931db85a6f65aa316d0cf9b2f0 More File Information No Data Unsigned 0 0 0 Not Applicable
37 Status 0xa920972b1ecdb7d84474e1e26e6c3de6 More File Information No Data Unsigned 0 0 0 Not Applicable
38 Status 0x9511082762832737307feb804774831c More File Information No Data Unsigned 0 0 0 Not Applicable
39 Status 0x2849e018e4a73c29376044776fa9fc7a More File Information No Data Unsigned 0 0 0 Not Applicable
40 Status 0x5259f07e594f835b027132a0bc995371 More File Information No Data Unsigned 0 0 0 Not Applicable
41 Status 0x8a6f9d660de0e952906a92469ace61d9 More File Information No Data Unsigned 0 0 0 LooksLike.Win32.Malware!vb (v)
42 Status 0xa0392fcf5d594903821afdc4049d3437 More File Information No Data Unsigned 0 0 0 Not Applicable
43 Status 0xd85f37a2dfb5000174502fcba7d9c1ed More File Information No Data Unsigned 0 0 0 Not Applicable
44 Status 0x5b6d18b79e0a1c98467aabcf31ef4639 More File Information No Data Unsigned 0 0 0 Not Applicable
45 Status 0x28c777f15517fad89ce3b7d790afbe6a More File Information No Data Unsigned 0 0 0 Not Applicable
46 Status 0x9a8be07a9781234515a0432abffaa257 More File Information No Data Unsigned 0 0 0 Not Applicable
47 Status 0x06e72e4e774034ba8dfe3bca113e30b7 More File Information No Data Unsigned 0 0 0 Not Applicable
48 Status 0x593803a03c929024056818f5ab57a683 More File Information No Data Unsigned 0 0 0 Not Applicable
49 Status 0x06032f3c6108db42b91f94c57c6ef404 More File Information No Data Unsigned 0 0 0 Not Applicable
50 Status 0x05b2001e1bc653fd6091e741b46f71b4 More File Information No Data Unsigned 0 0 0 Not Applicable
51 Status 0xba200f7e84a0eba75185bd5a2ec7e813 More File Information No Data Unsigned 0 0 0 Not Applicable
52 Status 0xb426e21b3192cc8f87c7ff74bf013645 More File Information No Data Unsigned 0 0 0 Not Applicable
53 Status 0x0ed79edea6c72fee37d430782ebd9f6a More File Information No Data Unsigned 0 0 0 Not Applicable
54 Status 0x005f239a6e9ca163d85ce1d3b5ba85ce More File Information No Data Unsigned 0 0 0 Not Applicable
55 Status 0xec9f1e5170f984022909953c910f210c More File Information No Data Unsigned 0 0 0 Not Applicable
56 Status 0x085d7777398281e1f317e9882461b8f6 More File Information No Data Unsigned 0 0 0 Not Applicable
57 Status 0x056352a6a7211750e20ee8a7cd5305a9 More File Information No Data Unsigned 0 0 0 Not Applicable
58 Status 0x823a3d6b7d33f10d18d3792c92bc4548 More File Information No Data Unsigned 0 0 0 Not Applicable
59 Status 0x1065daa66718ebd5c196a672fce04373 More File Information No Data Unsigned 0 0 0 Not Applicable
60 Status 0x94d7c7cb99f48652fa89cfe8db7761a5 More File Information No Data Unsigned 0 0 0 Not Applicable
61 Status 0x8a46e0e8fff9b2d8a6ae009d080a81ce More File Information No Data Unsigned 0 0 0 Not Applicable
62 Status 0xf8fe2c31b524a6826c3f3dc48d7679c3 More File Information No Data Unsigned 0 0 0 Not Applicable
63 Status 0xf18712dd278d666371b7f70ec47d8938 More File Information No Data Unsigned 0 0 0 Not Applicable
64 Status 0xfab76b15a6699f221c2f715fb6fb0292 More File Information No Data Unsigned 0 0 0 Not Applicable
65 Status 0xcc35fe0138258fbe645c4e57bcb218ae More File Information No Data Unsigned 0 0 0 Not Applicable
66 Status 0xb0ca04df28ad3bdab8064fb2d27d7450 More File Information No Data Unsigned 0 0 0 Not Applicable
67 Status 0x8c3730e35de44b2d8a42d5a583bf6852 More File Information No Data Unsigned 0 0 0 Not Applicable
68 Status 0x02ea086f2b6a0fb88248e94224961b6f More File Information No Data Unsigned 0 0 0 Not Applicable
69 Status 0x1753a7c5773656811cdc88641badadeb More File Information No Data Unsigned 0 0 0 Not Applicable
70 Status 0x25fa252d54d7c849542b3bfac644566f More File Information No Data Unsigned 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 0x05b2001e1bc653fd6091e741b46f71b4 6/11/2016 4:43:00 PM Unknown 1.50.1085.0100 Windows Management 192 KB
2 Status 0x974ee1a488a7af678f84826b588d4af1 1/23/2012 9:53:00 PM Unknown 1.50.1085.0100 Windows Management 192 KB
3 Status 0x7e6161bb1ed846f0588bacf2b7d093fb 9/20/2011 6:02:00 AM Unknown 1.50.1085.0100 Windows Management 192 KB
4 Status 0x8edcfb61bdc3f5c72b9a47b4f2bd63d8 8/25/2011 11:35:00 PM Unknown 1.50.1085.0100 Windows Management 192 KB
5 Status 0x881b54a3cb9822c6fba9fa56b49a6030 8/8/2011 4:22:00 AM Unknown 1.50.1085.0100 Windows Management 192 KB
6 Status 0xb426e21b3192cc8f87c7ff74bf013645 7/3/2011 12:48:00 AM Unknown 1.50.1085.0070 Windows Management 192 KB
7 Status 0xb57b710f1859cfde2b6d158f7b2d13e7 4/19/2011 3:02:00 PM Unknown 1.50.1085.0100 Windows Management 192 KB
8 Status 0x453b0721be6d1db6b17b187ed13a016c 1/21/2011 8:45:00 AM Unknown 1.50.1085.0100 Windows Management 192 KB
9 Status 0x53e401eadfbf35cb634c1f747822ea65 1/7/2011 11:33:00 AM Unknown 1.50.1085.0100 Windows Management 192 KB
10 Status 0x07711a7d5c36815e31011a27c9b1bd2c 12/25/2010 1:26:00 PM Unknown 1.50.1085.0100 Windows Management 192 KB
11 Status 0x2baccb9264d2cf9171c38891baeaf41f 12/11/2010 1:37:00 PM Unknown 1.50.1085.0100 Windows Management 192 KB
12 Status 0x72ade16ada0e605f324af821d958cc03 9/25/2010 5:30:00 PM Unknown 1.50.1085.0100 Windows Management 192 KB
13 Status 0x8666e38abd56d9d325026c4d869ccdf7 8/15/2010 1:23:00 AM Unknown 1.50.1085.0029 Windows Management 192 KB
14 Status 0x3aab0a23bfdf4ca1a40553cfdba94315 7/12/2010 12:45:00 AM Unknown 1.50.1085.0100 Windows Management 192 KB
15 Status 0x06032f3c6108db42b91f94c57c6ef404 6/6/2010 7:04:00 PM Unknown 1.50.1085.0001 Windows Management 188 KB
16 Status 0xba200f7e84a0eba75185bd5a2ec7e813 5/12/2010 3:09:00 AM Unknown 1.50.1085.0009 Windows Management 192 KB
17 Status 0x26179b0a7c6bd0587df1d9dbfd156113 3/1/2010 7:03:00 PM Unknown 1.50.1085.0100 Windows Management 192 KB
18 Status 0x0adacf04de5ed785e0d8420515237962 11/30/2009 1:49:00 AM Unknown 1.50.1085.0100 Windows Management 192 KB
19 Status 0x0533ecdc7fceb913b38c3322921de2f9 11/11/2009 7:40:00 PM Unknown Unknown Windows Management 212 KB
20 Status 0x2ff6f5c4b84dc5bd0cec341854086670 10/6/2009 6:28:00 AM Unknown 1.50.1085.0001 Windows Management 188 KB
21 Status 0x9f4ed6f27b70e816891eb125e93718eb 8/13/2009 11:07:00 AM Unknown Unknown Windows Management 192 KB
22 Status 0xabfd4ac8529c15faa70056872fc3e272 8/12/2009 2:00:00 PM Unknown Unknown Windows Management 212 KB
23 Status 0x38811c50656b5cd453f5c37e80c1ddaf 7/13/2009 7:56:00 PM Unknown Unknown Windows Management 212 KB
24 Status 0x0d6001c1f5ec4b3beb91a554212801b2 7/5/2009 9:51:00 AM Unknown Unknown Windows Management 192 KB
25 Status 0x5367607c65dd3b96a2850836ae32b789 5/5/2009 10:53:00 AM Unknown Unknown Windows Management 192 KB



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