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What is exterminate2.exe? PC Pitstop Exteriminate2?

Vendor:      
Product:     PitFrame Module
Vendor Website:      http://www.pcpitstop.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.
Process is questionablePC Pitstop has analyzed this process and determined that the safety of this process is questionable.
Process is goodPC Pitstop has analyzed this process and determined that there is a high likelihood that it is good.
Process is goodThis process is a Microsoft or Windows process, but many viruses use this file name to escape notice.

Purpose: exterminate2.exe is the main executable file for the Exterminate2 antispyware and antivirus program from PC Pitstop.

exterminate2.exe is required by third-party software or hardware and should not disabled.


exterminate2.exe is known to be a bad process. Learn more about protecting your PC from these bad processes with PC Matic.
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exterminate2.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: 43%
Average RAM for this program: 60 MB


Program Name MD5 Count
exterminate2.exe

MD5 Hashes

# Status MD5 Info Signed Day Week Month Threat info
1 Status 0x36f13b64472bae047a8e6f5cfbf73553 7/27/2018 0 0 0 Not Applicable
2 Status 0x9c1b399644487340aa32dd8d35e69e05 5/22/2018 0 0 0 Not Applicable

MD5 Hashes

# Status MD5 Revision Name Size
1 Status 0x9c1b399644487340aa32dd8d35e69e05 2/5/2012 8:34:00 PM Unknown Unknown PC Pitstop Exteriminate2 198 KB
2 Status 0x36f13b64472bae047a8e6f5cfbf73553 2/14/2010 11:57:00 PM Unknown Unknown PC Pitstop Exteriminate2 198 KB
3 Status 0xf4f87ad002d6a0e763f01447e7ef1df8 3/5/2009 11:02:00 PM Unknown Unknown PC Pitstop Exteriminate2 198 KB
4 Status 0x8e4800734f460fe19de350cae50a0b25 2/25/2009 8:22:00 AM Unknown Unknown PC Pitstop Exteriminate2 274 KB
5 Status 0xbf9cc75c98535c8d0bed0e3de2a892a4 2/9/2009 8:06:00 PM Unknown Unknown PC Pitstop Exteriminate2 198 KB


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