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What is mcshield.exe? McAfee Antivirus?

Vendor:      Inc.
Product:     
Vendor Website:      http://www.mcafee.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: Mcshield.exe - Mcshield.exe represents McAfee Antivirus.

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


mcshield.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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mcshield.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: 1.19%
Average CPU use for this program: 11%
Average RAM for this program: 60 MB


Program Name MD5 Count
mcshield.exe

MD5 Hashes

# Status MD5 Info Signed Day Week Month Threat info
1 Status 0xe85ac33b3e5d81bf750ac8ffbe7fd46f 8/15/2018 0 0 45 Not Applicable
2 Status 0x5dfc345d8636b8ad75c52b1edcc9b57c 8/15/2018 0 0 23 Not Applicable
3 Status 0xde0fd24c4baa2b280b59392c394c6599 8/15/2018 0 0 87 Not Applicable
4 Status 0x7be77f9b4af85863154ff0d2a0aec0f1 8/15/2018 0 0 164 Not Applicable
5 Status 0x7e6ffcdb2203ca7ebb28e1155dc05bc3 8/15/2018 0 0 8 Not Applicable
6 Status 0x23ea22acadd66d7f1e18a4aa72be6158 8/15/2018 0 0 18 Not Applicable
7 Status 0x38d1f23ee031b615a8ca51dd1e523579 8/15/2018 0 0 18 Not Applicable
8 Status 0xe0ce4bd33b108b07e92ce3e399d0e81e 8/15/2018 0 0 22 Not Applicable
9 Status 0x593fa4c378818ece76ba64a11ad56cf2 8/15/2018 0 0 12 Not Applicable
10 Status 0x461eabb62f1827b965f508092160eddc 8/15/2018 0 0 120 Not Applicable
11 Status 0x50182e471b44c7a0f63b46e2def08b0f 8/15/2018 0 0 3 Not Applicable
12 Status 0x4a463d645b48bb487ca7df12ba5d1602 8/15/2018 0 0 84 Not Applicable
13 Status 0x9bbcecbe3fe5af5958a770dc512d0473 8/15/2018 0 0 44 Not Applicable
14 Status 0x21f81090a00932c5e96700edf2977582 8/15/2018 0 0 186 Not Applicable
15 Status 0xe96acd89e17d63d5966659e6424118cb 8/15/2018 0 0 9 Not Applicable
16 Status 0x87cc32f90123313a3febe6a71fc62dad 8/15/2018 0 0 32 Not Applicable
17 Status 0x42b0eac460d4292bf8b7f3b0b606c739 8/15/2018 0 0 4 Not Applicable
18 Status 0x4dec9b5bedaa97b1ff6a3923e1c4f58a 8/15/2018 0 0 74 Not Applicable
19 Status 0x6c2d89c52da8592c57fb0dc7bab36ff7 8/15/2018 0 0 4 Not Applicable
20 Status 0x01408f1985bd65d0efdcbfa02d4edef7 8/15/2018 0 0 18 Not Applicable
21 Status 0x597c77235621e7ddd32a68574fde6464 8/15/2018 0 0 385 Not Applicable
22 Status 0x82128f909cd5148556f6deb77b340532 8/15/2018 0 0 87 Not Applicable
23 Status 0xe36380699de374a52f7cf0bb2a09dc05 8/15/2018 0 0 1 Not Applicable
24 Status 0xe998e3b12101288d716558466cbf6ae1 8/15/2018 0 0 115 Not Applicable
25 Status 0xbe7802cfab44b613ac1a20aec1d45b87 8/15/2018 0 0 22 Not Applicable
26 Status 0xf9ca63238f4503e773e0f6e0e0ef3199 8/15/2018 0 0 118 Not Applicable
27 Status 0x69a7c5686cc00d89d381fbd0a3d61b8f 8/15/2018 0 0 110 Not Applicable
28 Status 0x6d7e4fd4262df716dd4a80ff3e902ba6 8/15/2018 0 0 2 Not Applicable
29 Status 0x28e4fb2e9918c2e680be9fd8e130471c 8/15/2018 0 0 33 Not Applicable
30 Status 0xc83ebee66a2754cee5b05699a42f728b 8/15/2018 0 0 154 Not Applicable
31 Status 0x862cceca53b237bdf3aa52edd681fce1 8/15/2018 0 0 291 Not Applicable
32 Status 0xbc194c6ec7e047846767ae920b9b88e3 8/15/2018 0 0 593 Not Applicable
33 Status 0x3e33d7e100bd26f9f1f875213f539a69 8/15/2018 0 0 4433 Not Applicable
34 Status 0x5579c8e691bb40c7a705a0e54fd2d2b1 8/15/2018 0 0 21816 Not Applicable
35 Status 0xbf17f60a4727ac59f41c1010c40a71d2 8/15/2018 0 0 8 Not Applicable
36 Status 0x2a98ae9c496e9d6c61756839bcb56f75 8/15/2018 0 0 3408 Not Applicable
37 Status 0x2f95003aa0074e67da44f472a2bce399 8/15/2018 0 0 18599 Not Applicable
38 Status 0x26c3f924e7154ca0716c3a52466fdfed 8/15/2018 0 0 50150 Not Applicable
39 Status 0x83302a85116f82c222a2366f381f86bf 8/15/2018 0 0 88 Not Applicable
40 Status 0xf838198ab56aaf491420ee2a6b6c6d56 8/15/2018 0 0 252149 Not Applicable
41 Status 0x5fc68b9441b807c69613fcdf04d661b6 8/15/2018 0 0 351 Not Applicable
42 Status 0xb72267ba81dd2dc66841f684f3111ac8 8/15/2018 0 0 245040 Not Applicable
43 Status 0xc0f65953c229e9057a5fa41ffc695be8 8/15/2018 0 0 35 Not Applicable
44 Status 0x53f84414d9275e268abf0a95b4e64244 8/15/2018 0 0 651900 Not Applicable
45 Status 0x80736fcd8d2adf8dec05dbcf0ed386cf 8/15/2018 0 0 164 Not Applicable
46 Status 0xb4c6657eaab8161cc12ad5fc98113711 8/15/2018 0 0 11224 Not Applicable
47 Status 0x47f04b2bd9696682fa5fbd2045ff2ec3 8/15/2018 0 0 4061 Not Applicable
48 Status 0x452b538d757d0593624b3649416ba507 8/15/2018 0 0 354 Not Applicable
49 Status 0x378e91bf267bbf0256fe85ffca59b1d3 8/15/2018 0 0 231 Not Applicable
50 Status 0xe6fc5acbd1b72505d53d539ce05ca37d 8/15/2018 0 0 473 Not Applicable
51 Status 0x010c77cfe8f77219cd7bd152aa0cb25d 8/15/2018 0 0 113 Not Applicable
52 Status 0x984dfc13bb618ff5edb01fe092492f72 8/15/2018 0 0 202 Not Applicable
53 Status 0x92c49b995ad7cb4ee4bf1fd0d3c9aa4e 8/15/2018 0 0 847 Not Applicable
54 Status 0x92f4cf1c17197fa116eb83a2b0bb9a2a 8/15/2018 0 0 1 Not Applicable
55 Status 0x8a9e2a2ac161a60a3167548378db6e47 8/15/2018 0 0 9 Not Applicable
56 Status 0x634084d6fa08a1a95b1ce3291debc237 8/14/2018 0 0 2 Not Applicable
57 Status 0x3243e462de3d307b8b1f85707be0cbfc 8/14/2018 0 0 5 Not Applicable
58 Status 0x4e09d8c4c861348a7f1c12a5aa9c4de7 8/14/2018 0 0 12 Not Applicable
59 Status 0x4cf19ffc0a5e50c00da90909bfec869d 8/14/2018 0 0 10 Not Applicable
60 Status 0x263d6987e0de778298e46c6d2be6aab7 8/14/2018 0 0 151 Not Applicable
61 Status 0x5e365e466c1b37a3d622893a36c483a8 8/14/2018 0 0 17 Not Applicable
62 Status 0xe1902af5de5ad62f1a7e2099a25033ab 8/14/2018 0 0 14 Not Applicable
63 Status 0x911a6416d429ee8a8804d44f2e181a31 8/12/2018 0 0 5 Not Applicable
64 Status 0x065fed87fc6eebd129b099476d1406b9 8/12/2018 0 0 7 Not Applicable
65 Status 0xfdde814145d01a986a10fe1ea5959b9f 8/12/2018 0 0 4 Not Applicable
66 Status 0x8036004f016125c907fc9351141f95aa 8/12/2018 0 0 5 Not Applicable
67 Status 0x6346ef11804b8f15154245184f8e1bdc 8/12/2018 0 0 14 Not Applicable
68 Status 0xbbc716d161b412f3298c105b9382864f 8/12/2018 0 0 18 Not Applicable
69 Status 0x30b435b504063df0586128ce617d760f 8/12/2018 0 0 6 Not Applicable
70 Status 0xd4f9c8ce2d7d5b9a1f739aadebffca6f 8/11/2018 0 0 22 Not Applicable
71 Status 0x97addee4dc70929a8b482a7ae7842920 8/11/2018 0 0 2 Not Applicable
72 Status 0xd5d93eb37d8be7b1dbc5ab0c200c8b0e 8/11/2018 0 0 73 Not Applicable
73 Status 0xc8f10e3e5ee96b87872946097b1032c7 8/11/2018 0 0 26 Not Applicable
74 Status 0x1f0f4b564bffd1e5c319f39dc3eea17f 8/10/2018 0 0 1 Not Applicable
75 Status 0xe30103a209e0e0316e9b12b9c43f8063 8/10/2018 0 0 4 Not Applicable
76 Status 0x00315dc847778d65728197b63803b523 8/9/2018 0 0 26 Not Applicable
77 Status 0x151f3ca25b739b9cb0066abd1523f064 8/8/2018 0 0 1 Not Applicable
78 Status 0x7394fcadc0dd68ddc5921884906f4ae9 8/7/2018 0 0 1 Not Applicable
79 Status 0xa391e8e0d15f0c006fb4544f55bb70dd 8/7/2018 0 0 2 Not Applicable
80 Status 0xca85ee1be22853a3367e5b0093458a7f 8/7/2018 0 0 2 Not Applicable
81 Status 0x656870ce3f9d7f62264f1b0abe9ad335 8/7/2018 0 0 4 Not Applicable
82 Status 0xb74cebef7f2126f68cdc060c855e5aab 8/4/2018 0 0 1 Not Applicable
83 Status 0x90a4dac0693825a5aaabdc10b224a025 8/3/2018 0 0 1 Not Applicable
84 Status 0xb987dcf1efe87ab2e4d7f37adb75c1a6 8/2/2018 0 0 6 Not Applicable
85 Status 0x1ff8a14225454a423f5ab81d06661b86 8/2/2018 0 0 2 Not Applicable
86 Status 0x2c883bf52e794e1e71927d9b2ae4d4ef 8/2/2018 0 0 7 Not Applicable
87 Status 0xf5a673eb9fc14deffc5d7154b72a9c06 7/31/2018 0 0 3 Not Applicable
88 Status 0xa687b3eeed3e8b305ac247dec61ee362 7/30/2018 0 0 1 Not Applicable
89 Status 0x99d3c3ea203880925c9bf233be3424e4 7/30/2018 0 0 1 Not Applicable
90 Status 0xa3bc2e3c3bb03078ccde9e539edec49e 7/30/2018 0 0 1 Not Applicable
91 Status 0x6e35c41de0faa9889238c21be445b61c 7/29/2018 0 0 1 Not Applicable
92 Status 0x320bfa711222e371ef70e2acce7fa091 7/28/2018 0 0 0 Not Applicable
93 Status 0x39244b1d160fec32ee4a7ea2635986c8 7/28/2018 0 0 0 Not Applicable
94 Status 0x27db8956c75a14d6224ea4cd7a9d9f7b 7/28/2018 0 0 0 Not Applicable
95 Status 0x325b166bf78d8a8ad93e44ca7a6fc332 7/27/2018 0 0 0 Not Applicable
96 Status 0x683d79595af56b4b987ffc898c83c575 7/26/2018 0 0 0 Not Applicable
97 Status 0x85cc0bae1dd01638861c0b9e6a0a73a9 7/25/2018 0 0 0 Not Applicable
98 Status 0xa507872b611576af33bcf473231391f9 7/23/2018 0 0 0 Not Applicable
99 Status 0x84d6d74ae22c8a4ba4ade2fd837a5556 7/23/2018 0 0 0 Not Applicable
100 Status 0x3b26ec4190c52dea7489302da526b0c7 7/22/2018 0 0 0 Not Applicable

MD5 Hashes

# Status MD5 Revision Name Size
1 Status 0xe30103a209e0e0316e9b12b9c43f8063 10/2/2018 7:00:00 PM Unknown Unknown McAfee Antivirus 640 KB
2 Status 0x1f0f4b564bffd1e5c319f39dc3eea17f 10/15/2017 10:10:00 PM Unknown Unknown McAfee Antivirus 624 KB
3 Status 0x85db8ddd2d664716bb5b2d3405f9ef92 3/20/2017 4:49:00 PM Unknown Unknown McAfee Antivirus 162 KB
4 Status 0x5c4260ca6b57f18ecfa6522b745d1129 1/25/2017 8:19:00 PM Unknown Unknown McAfee Antivirus 141 KB
5 Status 0xfe7985dae11fa70829762c5af39dbb27 1/7/2017 4:52:00 AM Unknown 8.0.0.251 McAfee Antivirus 216 KB
6 Status 0xf2390ca991f8111d08cb5d5fe56eaee1 12/17/2016 5:06:00 PM Unknown Unknown McAfee Antivirus 640 KB
7 Status 0xf2861f8954d464f84c407a06a8d41d2f 10/18/2016 3:42:00 PM Unknown Unknown McAfee Antivirus 167 KB
8 Status 0x54ebfeeea8a86328c7f0238fc1675008 7/18/2016 4:21:00 PM Unknown Unknown McAfee Antivirus 141 KB
9 Status 0x6d7e4fd4262df716dd4a80ff3e902ba6 2/15/2016 9:32:00 AM Unknown Unknown McAfee Antivirus 199 KB
10 Status 0x3b26ec4190c52dea7489302da526b0c7 1/21/2016 3:20:00 PM Unknown Unknown McAfee Antivirus 143 KB
11 Status 0xe0ce4bd33b108b07e92ce3e399d0e81e 1/5/2016 5:46:00 PM Unknown Unknown McAfee Antivirus 163 KB
12 Status 0xe36380699de374a52f7cf0bb2a09dc05 11/17/2015 3:41:00 PM Unknown Unknown McAfee Antivirus 144 KB
13 Status 0x283aa915917b621940b1434578a58e97 10/11/2015 5:32:00 AM Unknown Unknown McAfee Antivirus 640 KB
14 Status 0x16767b4cb7ae8f388e091717db34ff6c 9/24/2015 5:35:00 PM Unknown Unknown McAfee Antivirus 162 KB
15 Status 0x775a0516b843c56b247fc33d0c796ab3 8/12/2015 7:12:00 PM Unknown Unknown McAfee Antivirus 141 KB
16 Status 0xd075df11c65f1d370fcc5d3b976e6e72 7/18/2015 4:48:00 AM Unknown Unknown McAfee Antivirus 141 KB
17 Status 0x023c3b3b5369ea36ba65674b330e66b9 7/8/2015 10:30:00 PM Unknown Unknown McAfee Antivirus 141 KB
18 Status 0x6e35c41de0faa9889238c21be445b61c 6/18/2015 5:04:00 PM Unknown Unknown McAfee Antivirus 640 KB
19 Status 0xfae84a2f9c11b7c532950bf0ae1ec26a 6/12/2015 8:40:00 PM Unknown 11.0.0.151 McAfee Antivirus 216 KB
20 Status 0x151f3ca25b739b9cb0066abd1523f064 6/7/2015 7:37:00 PM Unknown Unknown McAfee Antivirus 162 KB
21 Status 0x593fa4c378818ece76ba64a11ad56cf2 4/28/2015 7:21:00 PM Unknown Unknown McAfee Antivirus 162 KB
22 Status 0x3a7c04588e0a4b3af8d932ee660acfde 4/12/2015 8:52:00 PM Unknown VSCORE.13.3.2.125.x86 McAfee Antivirus 141 KB
23 Status 0xa88c0e2b549734349dc6152b4fe07397 1/27/2015 2:43:00 PM Unknown Unknown McAfee Antivirus 144 KB
24 Status 0xc0c3bdd1f6bf86d2b61c00d806030414 1/21/2015 5:24:00 PM Unknown 11.1.0.111 McAfee Antivirus 216 KB
25 Status 0xba3c435e9d1a7bf921c56013f26ae9e6 1/19/2015 1:03:00 AM Unknown Unknown McAfee Antivirus 628 KB


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