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What is residence.exe? Residence?

Vendor:      Sony
Product:     Residence
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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.
Process is questionablePC Pitstop has analyzed this process and determined that the safety of this process is questionable.
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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: Residence.exe - Residence.exe is part of the software provided with Sony Digital Camcorders. It is used to connect the camcorder via USB and allows the user to burn the content directly to a CD.

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

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residence.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: 0.00%
Average CPU use for this program: 1%
Average RAM for this program: 9 MB

Program Name MD5 Count

MD5 Hashes

# Status MD5 Info Signed Day Week Month Threat info
1 Status 0xcd7db8bf7f82f78e89e0ac0f58dcb3b0 8/14/2018 0 0 28 Not Applicable
2 Status 0x2361871818dcadb9c436c44f21d4a077 4/7/2016 0 0 0 Not Applicable
3 Status 0x2affd0fb7038556d87e67b3ca841cbb0 9/23/2015 0 0 0 Not Applicable

MD5 Hashes

# Status MD5 Revision Name Size
1 Status 0xcd7db8bf7f82f78e89e0ac0f58dcb3b0 9/19/2015 12:20:00 PM Unknown 1, 0, 0, 1 Residence 104 KB
2 Status 0x2361871818dcadb9c436c44f21d4a077 2/5/2011 10:21:00 AM Unknown 1, 0, 0, 1 Residence 104 KB
3 Status 0x90c4fedf012cd14393c9b66e5e936ed0 3/17/2010 11:04:00 AM Unknown Unknown Residence 312 KB
4 Status 0x2affd0fb7038556d87e67b3ca841cbb0 2/2/2010 7:27:00 AM Unknown 1, 0, 0, 1 Residence 104 KB
5 Status 0xdc89eb3cdacea99e45580470d9cf5665 6/22/2009 8:43:00 PM Unknown Unknown Residence 128 KB
6 Status 0xbceb030af0abfe66009bc5676d769e58 1/3/2009 10:06:00 PM Unknown Unknown Residence 160 KB
7 Status 0x2950cc3f0aaab2846c7c0514266d156f 4/8/2008 4:59:00 PM Unknown Unknown Residence 104 KB

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