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What is bcu.exe? Browser Configuration Utility

Vendor:      DeviceVM, Inc.
Product:     Browser Configuration Utility
Vendor Website:     
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: BCU.exe is Browser Configuration Utility file from DeviceVM, Inc. This file is usually found under the Program Files folder on Drive C and is loaded during the computer boot up process. But this file is not a system file for Windows operating systems leading to some experts labeling the file as unnecessary and malicious. Based on safety and technical security ratings, almost 50% comes out with a “Threat” label. Many experts also warn that bcu.exe can easily be infected by many Trojan files or viruses. Many malwares are able to duplicate the file and put it in several locations on a particular computer. The malware or infected bcu.exe is said to have the ability to monitor various applications running in the computer.

bcu.exe uses excessive system and memory resources with no corresponding benefit. Applications such as these should be disabled to improve overall system performance.


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Percentage of recently scanned PC's with this process running: 0.31%
Average CPU use for this program: null%
Average RAM for this program: null MB

Program Name MD5 Count
bcu.exe

MD5 Hashes Expand md5 List Collapse md5 List
# Status MD5 File Info Last Seen Signed Day Week Month Threat info
1 Status 0xbee1b9329506308987e9dbb38d7bd477 More File Information 8/15/2018 Signed 0 0 24 Not Applicable
2 Status 0xb9b24c1014195b1cedd7a779c93e129b More File Information 8/15/2018 Signed 0 0 43 Not Applicable
3 Status 0xfb309a962eacd8d104225ca857614412 More File Information 8/14/2018 Signed 0 0 16 Not Applicable
4 Status 0x271fec3e275862b03495489f72da642e More File Information 8/14/2018 Signed 0 0 5 Not Applicable
5 Status 0x95a7e88a5f4ef79c605413f00a945cd3 More File Information 8/12/2018 Signed 0 0 25 Not Applicable
6 Status 0x651816f5ccb6134a397908be5c37f488 More File Information 7/25/2018 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
7 Status 0x733fb77ce45be98e75961539319e8c8c More File Information 7/17/2018 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
8 Status 0xa2106ec8b731d3585549227fed54db62 More File Information 5/7/2018 Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
9 Status 0x2b34c799e94141d5b2efdf0bb22fb0ee More File Information No Data Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
10 Status 0x1ac8795787fae1277d35fd4f3493dd7b More File Information No Data Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
11 Status 0x7492403372d31ce1ce6f7f7d826a5273 More File Information No Data Signed 0 0 0 Not Applicable
12 Status 0xdaa127d7210b0985d511efa0220b1a59 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 0xfb309a962eacd8d104225ca857614412 5/12/2018 4:35:00 AM Unknown Unknown Browser Configuration Utility 366 KB
2 Status 0xb9b24c1014195b1cedd7a779c93e129b 3/19/2018 2:09:00 PM Unknown Unknown Browser Configuration Utility 402 KB
3 Status 0x95a7e88a5f4ef79c605413f00a945cd3 3/9/2018 4:14:00 PM Unknown Unknown Browser Configuration Utility 338 KB
4 Status 0xbee1b9329506308987e9dbb38d7bd477 1/30/2018 3:45:00 AM Unknown Unknown Browser Configuration Utility 366 KB
5 Status 0xa2106ec8b731d3585549227fed54db62 7/8/2015 1:40:00 AM Unknown Unknown Browser Configuration Utility 338 KB
6 Status 0xc4ee9b3712e22c619a8147b1b4da8249 9/6/2012 7:18:00 AM Unknown Unknown Browser Configuration Utility 338 KB



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