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What is avshadow.exe? Avira Shadow Copy

Vendor:      Avira
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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: AvShadow.exe is Aviras own enhanced implementation of the Shadow Copy feature present in Windows Vista and 7. This service allows the Avira's antivirus program to scan files that are locked by creating a shadow copy of the file. This allows the antivirus process to scan the file but does not interfere with any process still modifying the orignal file.

avshadow.exe is required by third-party software or hardware and should not disabled.

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Percentage of recently scanned PC's with this process running: 0.66%
Average CPU use for this program: null%
Average RAM for this program: null MB

Program Name MD5 Count
avshadow.exe

MD5 Hashes Expand md5 List Collapse md5 List
# Status MD5 File Info Last Seen Signed Day Week Month Threat info
1 Status 0x93d319886e2f4d1fe7c1d591331bc3f2 More File Information 12/18/2014 Signed 1 2 2 Not Applicable
2 Status 0x4a50a8cbfa1d6477a0abcbe153523f03 More File Information 12/18/2014 Signed 21 109 149 Not Applicable
3 Status 0xf57f3610618357e6d1ff8755b6296b25 More File Information 12/18/2014 Signed 19 74 89 Not Applicable
4 Status 0x7273e5bc34284dfbafef2e884dad9cb1 More File Information 12/18/2014 Signed 2 59 336 Not Applicable
5 Status 0x48dad340165c8952b200bc93ec3e43e1 More File Information 12/17/2014 Signed 0 50 508 Not Applicable
6 Status 0xbd4ab0fd9bd228fe0ec5ea83625d8fec More File Information 12/17/2014 Signed 0 1 3 Not Applicable
7 Status 0x58b9270ee2037e1e30bd81cb0f54d9a3 More File Information 12/16/2014 Signed 0 2 5 Not Applicable
8 Status 0xe7e31c3651aaf6c6996f48a4bbac68e0 More File Information 12/14/2014 Signed 0 2 15 Not Applicable
9 Status 0xb5e9c8d95a92ad17800362fe4639764d More File Information 12/14/2014 Signed 0 1 1 Not Applicable
10 Status 0x32e6b7447d51fe690addeb806272a130 More File Information 12/12/2014 Signed 0 1 1 Not Applicable
11 Status 0x13b454179864b46fd7006a7790797aba More File Information 12/11/2014 Signed 0 0 31 Not Applicable
12 Status 0x2b4949f788c03b2dc92dce3b1a280b8f More File Information 11/27/2014 Signed 0 0 11 Not Applicable
13 Status 0x8f747269d5d3c266073f1036f2373a95 More File Information 11/27/2014 Signed 0 0 1 Not Applicable
14 Status 0x52233c5d1890811c552068015afe27df More File Information 11/26/2014 Signed 0 0 1 Not Applicable
15 Status 0x29a4b763588e9d36b4e9b66f472968f4 More File Information 11/14/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
16 Status 0x6f1e9ab820b3dd8bd38c0190a206205d More File Information 10/28/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
17 Status 0x5ed41833304ad057b6b48ad6ada4d7e1 More File Information 10/23/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
18 Status 0xe349ed8e6f380c23bbfdb3e813ff8e6c More File Information 10/20/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
19 Status 0xd8976cd6d0653cb6bbc000950590fbbd More File Information 10/19/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
20 Status 0x65694d9a5aa73fac289622c96ced8ce5 More File Information 9/24/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
21 Status 0x1a8b4b8f35e18a41521661a92e191c8c More File Information 9/11/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
22 Status 0x4741befcc29b4a02f458a9e00fda3f2d More File Information 9/5/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
23 Status 0x61ed833d7f7a2a53e94cae95c7997514 More File Information 9/3/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
24 Status 0x9fc22b8efc90a1bfba5ab5649be773ba More File Information 7/30/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
25 Status 0x012727eced83beceed1a61e93808ce86 More File Information 7/30/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
26 Status 0xc29bbd1382d7592f2444886d33603c2f More File Information 7/29/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
27 Status 0x6e75127eea9169af9a6383c102edd679 More File Information 7/29/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
28 Status 0x88f42e169fa1a979b6d1c69a24451116 More File Information 7/3/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
29 Status 0xd0cf10d88f482375a98a07bb8e9f52e1 More File Information 7/3/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
30 Status 0x7791e3186cccf0334e3d51f271376426 More File Information 7/1/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
31 Status 0x95557c5b6e9a6e293fb4f95936be5c25 More File Information 6/3/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
32 Status 0x0e0053787038601a655f2df8fcf72623 More File Information 6/2/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
33 Status 0xda68b6aacbd35615b9eba9595c5cf049 More File Information 5/27/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
34 Status 0x3dac59c2917ec09de0892dddce626df7 More File Information 5/22/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
35 Status 0x3c29d39c1de63001bc2e151ddd0f3e21 More File Information 5/20/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
36 Status 0x74b0c45946fea8b3e112046736e13915 More File Information 5/10/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
37 Status 0xd4285444540af9389708799f2dd78f5f More File Information 5/5/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
38 Status 0x502ac3036f633063ef9feb7a1b4306f7 More File Information 4/3/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
39 Status 0x8c91bd35ae9aa8b628eec5e637bb1d0f More File Information 3/15/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
40 Status 0x8b2383c583e6bb7009c92f99ad535ff0 More File Information 2/28/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
41 Status 0x6139c821752f748b2bd6c257161608df More File Information 2/17/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
42 Status 0x92db881747254b8abb5584041afe1b55 More File Information 2/12/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
43 Status 0xbf541d6f4f04a50069147c7fcc9511f0 More File Information 1/28/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
44 Status 0x220c4df8c00416f0e002a6053c21a2bc More File Information 1/10/2014 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
45 Status 0xcab7a5f57917a41869858266d8cdbbaf More File Information 12/27/2013 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
46 Status 0xba89b51c3045cc19ec9a385d2d56ca9a More File Information 12/18/2013 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
47 Status 0xb396069c2c4ca02e5f8cfe9f4b060489 More File Information 12/16/2013 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
48 Status 0xc5a577bcf9cd7ef55da6e79b682c9aa6 More File Information 12/11/2013 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
49 Status 0x0409570b86100d7d24558d233332eb9e More File Information 11/30/2013 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
50 Status 0x78e04b449e68f40b17624af14022261b More File Information 11/29/2013 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
51 Status 0x204773d0895c37bc67b30b2616e9c1de More File Information 11/28/2013 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
52 Status 0x6a2f29c5423200cfc5377992615fee33 More File Information 11/28/2013 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
53 Status 0x114aec72be57f63785fd798d46d8d2bc More File Information 11/27/2013 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
54 Status 0x0e7f71e772dfab1f72bd698efea5574f More File Information 11/26/2013 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
55 Status 0xb12b1b5b0ce8f8d223e6a15a756b06c0 More File Information 11/26/2013 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
56 Status 0x9017f8ed8e7901b233b65347cced0cef More File Information 11/25/2013 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
57 Status 0x209f8b0ca1377da43d020f0f27e06e54 More File Information 11/25/2013 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
58 Status 0xc9037d2e39b7638032f198a9efeec47d More File Information 11/25/2013 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
59 Status 0xa309412b1604171573907a7013ed0ad4 More File Information 11/22/2013 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
60 Status 0xfaee2b2063abae51f5498d77b8671f8b More File Information 11/19/2013 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
61 Status 0xaca45df0ad91eff934db57ca46f279c4 More File Information 11/13/2013 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
62 Status 0x7d7c0f1a7b3f93980701babb5ec17424 More File Information 11/11/2013 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
63 Status 0x43ab78c134e800f4bacb6cc7b5cf0b78 More File Information 11/5/2013 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
64 Status 0x5fb9de7f7f3e6cbd55e7370a26bef1b9 More File Information 11/1/2013 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
65 Status 0xf30bf9fc4275156f2ae96fcdf1ed5ee4 More File Information 10/27/2013 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
66 Status 0x593b09bd67fbf322379f1c99911b5a5e More File Information 10/22/2013 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
67 Status 0xf576e8fdc402e155141d58168b54dff8 More File Information 10/20/2013 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
68 Status 0x4b9bbbc20d36e4b394c3fdd63bb94b86 More File Information 10/16/2013 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
69 Status 0xac515dc7dd675b993859b8a0526c4a2e More File Information 10/15/2013 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
70 Status 0xacba1d7de0be8041c9db93ebcc8a9b00 More File Information 10/9/2013 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
71 Status 0x64f7c7fbc3a20ffebe4b7ebe298d4701 More File Information 9/27/2013 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
72 Status 0xd5afcb6f934a9ab06a286061b068cdac More File Information No Data Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
73 Status 0xe99612344fdd564d5671289e2ea7f44c More File Information No Data Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
74 Status 0x3849ce8fdf7107595396131e3af3f9d6 More File Information No Data Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
75 Status 0xd4e1c1544c00f99d9880ba5a8ce120f7 More File Information No Data Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
76 Status 0x9bfc3a27d41c6ede3248da6790611103 More File Information No Data Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
77 Status 0x5cc6f4b8dd8cbf0eb6c7908da97f0e81 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 0x2355b0c98b80c7debfb54ce3a1b4e61b 11/5/2014 7:09:00 PM Unknown Unknown Avira Shadow Copy 78 KB
2 Status 0x8c91bd35ae9aa8b628eec5e637bb1d0f 10/8/2014 6:45:00 AM Unknown Unknown Avira Shadow Copy 75 KB
3 Status 0xda68b6aacbd35615b9eba9595c5cf049 1/23/2014 3:35:00 PM Unknown Unknown Avira Shadow Copy 421 KB
4 Status 0x6bb0823d4b209b1c988495c4c5a7bd7d 7/7/2013 6:41:00 AM Unknown Unknown Avira Shadow Copy 75 KB
5 Status 0x2a2607527c14b236ad87c6b216d9a1af 4/10/2013 8:04:00 PM Unknown Unknown Avira Shadow Copy 77 KB
6 Status 0xc43f0a905657fe5ea8ef0244e692e758 3/25/2013 8:08:00 AM Unknown Unknown Avira Shadow Copy 77 KB
7 Status 0xf9ee0fb0f2b05ca67c5327ea228576c6 2/6/2013 5:28:00 PM Unknown Unknown Avira Shadow Copy 77 KB
8 Status 0xd705b9bf6d81a1ec6a619210c8bd03b8 12/28/2012 5:16:00 PM Unknown Unknown Avira Shadow Copy 77 KB
9 Status 0xd404b4bd2ef502962dccd973391899ca 12/9/2012 2:45:00 PM Unknown Unknown Avira Shadow Copy 77 KB
10 Status 0x88ef1f5b2b8ff065be50977fb40d80a0 9/3/2012 3:40:00 PM Unknown Unknown Avira Shadow Copy 78 KB
11 Status 0x059fdee4565e4efb169b5a225132c157 8/15/2012 4:07:00 PM Unknown Unknown Avira Shadow Copy 78 KB
12 Status 0x6e75127eea9169af9a6383c102edd679 5/16/2012 4:54:00 AM Unknown Unknown Avira Shadow Copy 78 KB
13 Status 0x3dac59c2917ec09de0892dddce626df7 2/8/2012 4:50:00 AM Unknown Unknown Avira Shadow Copy 0 KB
14 Status 0xef47693e4ced6a7964e6e05db096868c 2/7/2012 2:26:00 PM Unknown Unknown Avira Shadow Copy 75 KB
15 Status 0x7090656279f1101768a39f3705d21baa 2/7/2012 4:26:00 AM Unknown Unknown Avira Shadow Copy 0 KB
16 Status 0x4eb657c3d8d3f63e93ac5b7ad888bb59 2/7/2012 2:22:00 AM Unknown Unknown Avira Shadow Copy 0 KB
17 Status 0xd4ef02061e0a6441c985307a62a167f1 2/7/2012 12:12:00 AM Unknown Unknown Avira Shadow Copy 0 KB
18 Status 0x1909bf4b282e8cd45431dd8a2c6ffbea 2/5/2012 11:37:00 PM Unknown Unknown Avira Shadow Copy 75 KB
19 Status 0x339b2c2dfb344f2896a14be27401d3f2 2/3/2012 6:08:00 PM Unknown Unknown Avira Shadow Copy 75 KB
20 Status 0x4514d4be8defa6ddf0aea7339641b930 1/30/2012 6:31:00 PM Unknown Unknown Avira Shadow Copy 75 KB
21 Status 0xf1ec58d55dde8382830cc048c17cd9de 1/30/2012 4:02:00 PM Unknown Unknown Avira Shadow Copy 0 KB
22 Status 0xb71bce16ec79170c8a9cc89bfd847eab 1/29/2012 1:56:00 PM Unknown Unknown Avira Shadow Copy 78 KB
23 Status 0xcde000884fd7baf0c1fdfe029b0891de 1/29/2012 1:30:00 PM Unknown Unknown Avira Shadow Copy 75 KB
24 Status 0xc8863b88da25f1ec0bb731c042cff809 1/28/2012 4:25:00 PM Unknown Unknown Avira Shadow Copy 75 KB
25 Status 0x976b5890e0f1a7cb35bcc55aa8d04a9b 1/25/2012 5:39:00 PM Unknown Unknown Avira Shadow Copy 75 KB
MD5 Hashes Expand md5 List Collapse md5 List
# Status MD5 Last Seen File Date Revision Common Name Size
1 Status 0xd63cf33751f847866ba72eeddb387697 7/19/2011 6:08:00 PM Unknown Unknown Avira Shadow Copy 75 KB
2 Status 0x48ada8a8bc5e6227ab91b03e95103fc6 4/22/2010 4:52:00 AM Unknown Unknown Avira Shadow Copy 75 KB



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