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What is exspindn.exe? WD Spindown?

Vendor:      Western Digital Technologies
Product:     WD Spindown Utility
Vendor Website:      http://www.westerndigital.com
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.
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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: ExSpinDn.exe - This utility is for Western Digital Technologies hard drives.

exspindn.exe is a user invoked program and a normal part of PC operations. No action required.


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exspindn.exe is a Microsoft or Windows process but some versions of this exe carry viruses.
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Percentage of recently scanned PC's with this process running: 0.01%
Average CPU use for this program: 0%
Average RAM for this program: 2 MB


Program Name MD5 Count
exspindn.exe

MD5 Hashes

# Status MD5 Revision Name Size
1 Status 0x340e2938ab37c3c01dc76c93157323dc 12/29/2017 6:49:00 AM Unknown 2, 0, 0, 0 WD Spindown 272 KB


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