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What is afwserv.exe? Avast Firewall Serive

Vendor:      Software
Product:     avast! Antivirus
Vendor Website:      http://www.avast.com/index
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: afwServ.exe is part of avast! Antivirus from ALWIL Software. It is part of a core background program for the Avast Firewall Service which is part of the Avast Internet Security Suite.

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Percentage of recently scanned PC's with this process running: 0.13%
Average CPU use for this program: 0%
Average RAM for this program: 3 MB

Program Name MD5 Count
afwserv.exe

MD5 Hashes Expand md5 List Collapse md5 List
# Status MD5 File Info Last Seen Signed Day Week Month Threat info
1 Status 0xe584e0d94cc6bc254f67e5890c167e5d More File Information 5/24/2018 Signed 0 2 10 Not Applicable
2 Status 0x9e67a8f4604fd3f05fc07128c1c55cfa More File Information 5/16/2018 Signed 0 0 1 Not Applicable
3 Status 0x7ab4c8cdd72373aa202e9bb3b8d0fd34 More File Information 5/16/2018 Signed 0 0 2 Not Applicable
4 Status 0xa8177dc51f10995f0fb9b7267e525d06 More File Information 5/15/2018 Signed 0 0 2 Not Applicable
5 Status 0xa7ab965f67b9ee66626eb72d52612b0b More File Information 5/4/2018 Signed 0 0 1 Not Applicable
6 Status 0xcc7881c9cd0affb47757d1ab7c8bf0d2 More File Information 4/30/2018 Signed 0 0 3 Not Applicable
7 Status 0x89040c111be675e19863a6cfed13621a More File Information 4/25/2018 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
8 Status 0x703d13df9ce2079df0612923aab793bd More File Information 4/15/2018 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
9 Status 0x22561cf468b794af2c3a7e28e5520af2 More File Information 4/1/2018 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
10 Status 0xc034d976b50cfa1f986dd269bd941131 More File Information 3/1/2018 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
11 Status 0x1a3c849bed88571e4768354fe956fe5f More File Information 2/25/2018 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
12 Status 0x708e42fef180a14eef6f59cd4a1e4f05 More File Information 2/14/2018 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
13 Status 0xaf1d79d7a7a05d3ac4f3cef40be175ec More File Information 1/25/2018 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
14 Status 0xae4a6dfb8753dbd40028b3344163e2f6 More File Information 1/4/2018 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
15 Status 0x8c2a30b3b7fb2025e83688f5522f19a4 More File Information 1/1/2018 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
16 Status 0xcaa9bb913356e9fd56761c9352b7054b More File Information 12/23/2017 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
17 Status 0x74b5e5dbe765b6ffbc387dac5fd4d0b6 More File Information 12/22/2017 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
18 Status 0x7994020fcd074cfe32e6f439a5d999d5 More File Information 12/21/2017 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
19 Status 0xa82a4c43710224344579ac520cc2035e More File Information 11/12/2017 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
20 Status 0x0f65e666e1505b66391111a9f1fd1464 More File Information 9/24/2017 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
21 Status 0x0d31aadfca04489e4e1b3fb51f5d31a8 More File Information 8/16/2017 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
22 Status 0x8a8de54eba521690384dcc5a6661c529 More File Information 8/11/2017 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
23 Status 0xc569e7f268c43d6c9c4d74ee2f06ccd8 More File Information 8/11/2017 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
24 Status 0xf423d12ee3d40c26bf415b0dcdf60f40 More File Information 8/3/2017 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
25 Status 0xd555bce802af97839523bfbf234591b0 More File Information 7/15/2017 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
26 Status 0x7bed6c36cdcd766781b47968fd340efa More File Information 7/8/2017 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
27 Status 0x9211158d306de6b7d8d9dfa12ac2dd98 More File Information 7/5/2017 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
28 Status 0xfce853f74ded74d58d2d5c477429f36a More File Information 6/27/2017 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
29 Status 0x6506b886ba3a6a9cdf01bb64ab6394ae More File Information 6/24/2017 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
30 Status 0x26064a4f92addea6edbb43ade5af102c More File Information 6/22/2017 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
31 Status 0x21144f53f79975801ab9a9a027707a85 More File Information 6/6/2017 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
32 Status 0xb377d45d34d8106977bb0004b39c9e0a More File Information 5/19/2017 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
33 Status 0x23f9acdd13d79b30408293311010e6cf More File Information 3/30/2017 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
34 Status 0x06a66464243340ae1bd5b3031119aa4b More File Information 3/29/2017 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
35 Status 0x945177e30fe8fc7348326feb1e9e5ca2 More File Information 3/28/2017 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
36 Status 0x07954b47d0e4b52541d30a30ad4cc9af More File Information 3/26/2017 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
37 Status 0xf1ad1e531e90b312beb5f1e6b5a80a97 More File Information 2/22/2017 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
38 Status 0x9554e93f44e5316ea97d4297b977ad76 More File Information 1/2/2017 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
39 Status 0x08b412fbcbfde2901c84801c4f356e2a More File Information 9/29/2016 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
40 Status 0x468bbf1d3e62be7a3a2c7a947bfb425f More File Information 9/28/2016 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
41 Status 0x2cd38e4400cdd10aa9fec3172f9d86d6 More File Information 9/8/2016 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
42 Status 0x877dc8e4543def43726f79767154bc24 More File Information 8/18/2016 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
43 Status 0xaf09e0e7239052dde959f2662c42d94a More File Information 5/14/2016 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
44 Status 0x54ab9d64b2dfba605b74a0537b28ce1a More File Information 5/9/2016 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
45 Status 0x03b99009da68ec04dd793ef113b2cb39 More File Information 4/28/2016 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
46 Status 0xd0a7091ad1b209d08b66bf614302aa7f More File Information 4/7/2016 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
47 Status 0xd25195b0a2075862e988b85161df07fd More File Information 3/22/2016 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
48 Status 0x945697058b2a6ebb3155fb6bb3399f57 More File Information 12/28/2015 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
49 Status 0x55ff0ffe359702d2e2b99df5cbb3dd06 More File Information 12/27/2015 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
50 Status 0xc2009c6a452bd07b30d773349589b762 More File Information 12/1/2015 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
51 Status 0xd386d51b1839e208ef7ccfbfa964638e More File Information 10/20/2015 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
52 Status 0x60f37044ecb50154dac0ac2b83f6ab88 More File Information 9/26/2015 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
53 Status 0x2f485df73b7b26b408376168c1dfd68b More File Information 9/5/2015 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
54 Status 0x9bccef665f197a5bbe86c679eff608d0 More File Information 6/17/2015 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
55 Status 0x68e3356bc848124f56bdac3c70c2e54b More File Information 3/6/2015 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
56 Status 0xd58c10aff2b5c09d615623a4dac0e330 More File Information 2/6/2015 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
57 Status 0x3b5da02dea6910a709f19180746ff0ce More File Information 7/29/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
58 Status 0xa1053e63a2c435f0a7e148ba10085df8 More File Information 7/21/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
59 Status 0xb8e2b86462b3709375bf513b43c37b35 More File Information 7/17/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
60 Status 0xb292343bfd4749082ae7e0c1c89b14b4 More File Information 7/12/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
61 Status 0xda387eddba421a7a8132e256343c2799 More File Information 5/26/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
62 Status 0x1247d6b0f35aa93774cfbfd73203d857 More File Information 5/24/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
63 Status 0x4971eb2e44f587bb70a8a5dd030f1e23 More File Information 5/21/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
64 Status 0x6914d318ec50930c078212a8575cef42 More File Information 4/1/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
65 Status 0xbc0e07a768a0a14c48e3ce1875f2c377 More File Information 2/19/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
66 Status 0xad92147767588ce31c7adfabaf2cfa3e More File Information 1/11/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
67 Status 0x3f427618d4fd01183e56f02469850316 More File Information 12/15/2013 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
68 Status 0x38edafce9744bf844cc8e5f693fb42e3 More File Information 10/30/2013 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
69 Status 0x0b68d0e12ef10d0475a62ad16134882a More File Information No Data Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
70 Status 0xdd4c61cb3cdbc8b0a7d2107c6944dc71 More File Information No Data Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
71 Status 0x63d43ba2ea495a9f1c1740a513c7e00b 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 0xc2009c6a452bd07b30d773349589b762 6/4/2017 8:12:00 AM Unknown Unknown Avast Firewall Serive 134 KB
2 Status 0xa1053e63a2c435f0a7e148ba10085df8 10/15/2015 1:32:00 PM Unknown Unknown Avast Firewall Serive 114 KB
3 Status 0x99bc4c837fc8fc50f3b2b61130b38d08 2/25/2015 4:29:00 PM Unknown Unknown Avast Firewall Serive 133 KB
4 Status 0xda387eddba421a7a8132e256343c2799 2/17/2015 11:54:00 AM Unknown Unknown Avast Firewall Serive 133 KB
5 Status 0xd386d51b1839e208ef7ccfbfa964638e 11/16/2014 4:28:00 PM Unknown Unknown Avast Firewall Serive 103 KB
6 Status 0x55ff0ffe359702d2e2b99df5cbb3dd06 10/16/2014 2:15:00 PM Unknown Unknown Avast Firewall Serive 106 KB
7 Status 0x68e3356bc848124f56bdac3c70c2e54b 10/2/2014 10:47:00 PM Unknown Unknown Avast Firewall Serive 134 KB
8 Status 0x182ebee454f66e722fa64a6a72338a6f 9/29/2014 9:50:00 PM Unknown Unknown Avast Firewall Serive 101 KB
9 Status 0x4971eb2e44f587bb70a8a5dd030f1e23 7/27/2014 5:53:00 PM Unknown Unknown Avast Firewall Serive 134 KB
10 Status 0xd58c10aff2b5c09d615623a4dac0e330 3/31/2014 9:18:00 PM Unknown Unknown Avast Firewall Serive 106 KB
11 Status 0x3f427618d4fd01183e56f02469850316 12/6/2013 2:58:00 AM Unknown Unknown Avast Firewall Serive 134 KB
12 Status 0x6914d318ec50930c078212a8575cef42 11/12/2013 2:43:00 PM Unknown Unknown Avast Firewall Serive 114 KB
13 Status 0xb8e2b86462b3709375bf513b43c37b35 10/18/2013 2:45:00 PM Unknown Unknown Avast Firewall Serive 174 KB
14 Status 0x380765a441bb552e7b1dfa8f51c483ca 10/9/2013 12:37:00 PM Unknown Unknown Avast Firewall Serive 133 KB
15 Status 0xb97be3e8c5b4f50b6a0a310ef16565ac 8/1/2013 2:24:00 PM Unknown Unknown Avast Firewall Serive 134 KB
16 Status 0x214aa6f5f763b966be2680dbef0d8280 5/2/2013 11:07:00 PM Unknown Unknown Avast Firewall Serive 134 KB
17 Status 0x4ccaa10f16c4f360d582a431e390eefc 3/1/2013 8:04:00 AM Unknown Unknown Avast Firewall Serive 133 KB
18 Status 0xbc0e07a768a0a14c48e3ce1875f2c377 11/4/2012 6:20:00 AM Unknown Unknown Avast Firewall Serive 130 KB
19 Status 0x353d1d0f7ae900ee8c1ff1a30de13af5 10/24/2012 5:02:00 PM Unknown Unknown Avast Firewall Serive 130 KB
20 Status 0xdd4c61cb3cdbc8b0a7d2107c6944dc71 8/22/2012 1:56:00 PM Unknown Unknown Avast Firewall Serive 130 KB
21 Status 0x465a17095eb3b9e101429b669f495d01 7/6/2012 12:41:00 PM Unknown Unknown Avast Firewall Serive 130 KB
22 Status 0x0b2035ead51bcfa9a1d00b149a6459a4 6/29/2012 9:27:00 PM Unknown Unknown Avast Firewall Serive 130 KB
23 Status 0x7d465549dfb0eca6601e9609c72cd20a 3/10/2012 4:45:00 PM Unknown Unknown Avast Firewall Serive 131 KB
24 Status 0x2ebc7e650766bf235d630300f4054ce2 2/25/2012 8:29:00 PM Unknown Unknown Avast Firewall Serive 128 KB
25 Status 0x7ff189135cd798d5126f246c26a75556 2/9/2012 5:05:00 PM Unknown Unknown Avast Firewall Serive 127 KB



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