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What is pdvdserv.exe? PowerDVD RC Service?

Vendor:      Cyberlink Corp.
Product:     PowerDVD
Vendor Website:      http://www.cyberlink.com/customersupport.asp
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: PDVDServ.exe - Remote Control background application for CyberLink's PowerDVD version 5 and above. Enables you to use a remote control with your DVD drive if your drive came with one. Not required if you don't have a remote control, or don't wish to use one.

pdvdserv.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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pdvdserv.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: 0.74%
Average CPU use for this program: 0%
Average RAM for this program: 3 MB


Program Name MD5 Count
pdvdserv.exe

MD5 Hashes

# Status MD5 Info Signed Day Week Month Threat info
1 Status 0x915a106a2fb87292cef0ad4f36adf313 8/15/2018 0 0 5 Not Applicable
2 Status 0xb2b2fe2671dd98a322b0ad7079c0b2b2 8/15/2018 0 0 9 Not Applicable
3 Status 0x31e239afb4c7e633fa57bba91a32a301 8/15/2018 0 0 12 Not Applicable
4 Status 0x6ccbe90d8eae1a5a613b0777ed7e96ec 8/15/2018 0 0 4 Not Applicable
5 Status 0xd052d08ab41265e728af24308646969f 8/10/2018 0 0 1 Not Applicable
6 Status 0x56f676060d70ba066459478824510bea 8/7/2018 0 0 3 Not Applicable
7 Status 0x1eea64d8599b5b7bd8721498e4019cf0 8/7/2018 0 0 3 Not Applicable
8 Status 0xc6546e258763f2219980edf82bdaf5f4 8/2/2018 0 0 2 Not Applicable
9 Status 0x8fb740d758b14b1bc950cc347c21e461 7/18/2018 0 0 0 Not Applicable
10 Status 0x046e0af7ac9fac3d50bd2267139ba70f 6/23/2018 0 0 0 Not Applicable
11 Status 0x7112b8d1b9052cdb169129013e71091e 5/29/2018 0 0 0 Not Applicable
12 Status 0x0f1eb52da8e060ff82f6e90c5abf7d25 5/8/2018 0 0 0 Not Applicable
13 Status 0x459ba26605d6721ddef0922a59c2fa29 4/20/2018 0 0 0 Not Applicable
14 Status 0x43fa06944853b3495d8a2e7c62e8fe93 3/13/2018 0 0 0 Not Applicable
15 Status 0xee037574c705ee756191cf50d5aa00ad 2/21/2018 0 0 0 Not Applicable
16 Status 0xda7de01f80bfce7090b438ca9f116f34 1/21/2018 0 0 0 Not Applicable
17 Status 0x70f5699709ab92e4d846a401ac90b827 1/6/2018 0 0 0 Not Applicable
18 Status 0x583385d05fca7a0470c675b90b4cf063 1/6/2018 0 0 0 Not Applicable
19 Status 0x7a011702c0aa86ad79efa86e66f411dc 8/14/2017 0 0 0 Not Applicable
20 Status 0x5f83f017d19ff3eddd5820ae841a2ed8 4/16/2016 0 0 0 Virus.Win32.Virut.ce (v)
21 Status 0xdb810dd87e0ba6f0685f98df02f37016 2/16/2016 0 0 0 Not Applicable
22 Status 0x9cea6326d8e7c3ae994f23cd9e466605 8/1/2015 0 0 0 Not Applicable
23 Status 0x3d61175a51cd9e1e61662e37ba718655 No Data 0 0 0 Not Applicable
24 Status 0x574729496150cea874c86465629c70ac No Data 0 0 0 Not Applicable
25 Status 0xf55d7453c83c73c94fabc2cdce6dcf7b No Data 0 0 0 Not Applicable
26 Status 0x48ef53ab33d93f473d40424db22dae0a No Data 0 0 0 Not Applicable
27 Status 0x595c03f2e864254fa69c18c6df7da37c No Data 0 0 0 Not Applicable
28 Status 0xa653319759d42936afd51e8a1c6e39f7 No Data 0 0 0 Not Applicable
29 Status 0x07112b8d1b9052cdb169129013e71091 No Data 0 0 0 Not Applicable
30 Status 0x065384dfd2be8feafa4efc6bc8d41935 No Data 0 0 0 Not Applicable

MD5 Hashes

# Status MD5 Revision Name Size
1 Status 0x56f676060d70ba066459478824510bea 10/5/2018 6:36:00 PM Unknown 7.00.2320 PowerDVD 55 KB
2 Status 0x046e0af7ac9fac3d50bd2267139ba70f 6/28/2018 12:18:00 PM Unknown 7.00.3428 PowerDVD 71 KB
3 Status 0x8fb740d758b14b1bc950cc347c21e461 4/1/2018 4:13:00 PM Unknown 6.00.1027 PowerDVD 32 KB
4 Status 0x7112b8d1b9052cdb169129013e71091e 3/2/2018 9:14:00 PM Unknown Unknown PowerDVD RC Service 85 KB
5 Status 0x583385d05fca7a0470c675b90b4cf063 2/28/2018 6:49:00 PM Unknown 7.00.3722 PowerDVD 80 KB
6 Status 0xb2b2fe2671dd98a322b0ad7079c0b2b2 11/19/2017 10:38:00 PM Unknown 7.00.2406 PowerDVD 69 KB
7 Status 0xd052d08ab41265e728af24308646969f 10/8/2017 6:31:00 PM Unknown 7.00.2406 PowerDVD 67 KB
8 Status 0x1eea64d8599b5b7bd8721498e4019cf0 5/23/2017 2:58:00 AM Unknown 5.00.0000 PowerDVD 32 KB
9 Status 0x915a106a2fb87292cef0ad4f36adf313 3/9/2017 11:28:00 PM Unknown 5.00.0000 PowerDVD 32 KB
10 Status 0xc85f61b69549483a67cbd1197654f0ee 1/16/2017 9:08:00 AM Unknown 6.00.3216 PowerDVD 44 KB
11 Status 0x6ccbe90d8eae1a5a613b0777ed7e96ec 1/14/2016 7:13:00 AM Unknown 5.00.0910 PowerDVD 29 KB
12 Status 0x43fa06944853b3495d8a2e7c62e8fe93 7/17/2015 5:16:00 AM Unknown Unknown PowerDVD RC Service 85 KB
13 Status 0x459ba26605d6721ddef0922a59c2fa29 5/29/2015 9:14:00 PM Unknown 7.00.2406 PowerDVD 69 KB
14 Status 0x31e239afb4c7e633fa57bba91a32a301 5/20/2015 4:17:00 AM Unknown 7.00.2406 PowerDVD 67 KB
15 Status 0x0f1eb52da8e060ff82f6e90c5abf7d25 5/7/2015 9:04:00 PM Unknown 5.00.0000 PowerDVD 32 KB
16 Status 0x7a011702c0aa86ad79efa86e66f411dc 3/3/2015 3:09:00 PM Unknown 5.00.0000 PowerDVD 32 KB
17 Status 0xee037574c705ee756191cf50d5aa00ad 9/25/2014 5:09:00 AM Unknown 7.00.2114 PowerDVD 29 KB
18 Status 0x84ecc98db6dfaeaca32553d2acb5112e 12/14/2012 10:38:00 PM Unknown Unknown PowerDVD RC Service 137 KB
19 Status 0xdb810dd87e0ba6f0685f98df02f37016 1/24/2012 2:54:00 AM Unknown 5.00.0000 PowerDVD 32 KB
20 Status 0x77b7342c78a6268f305b670e3f470cca 1/21/2012 11:05:00 AM Unknown 5.00.0000 PowerDVD 32 KB
21 Status 0xa0a2b7415ea0b16f4e0bc62a01e65ab6 12/9/2011 11:42:00 AM Unknown Unknown PowerDVD RC Service 185 KB
22 Status 0x9cea6326d8e7c3ae994f23cd9e466605 9/9/2011 11:41:00 AM Unknown 5.00.0000 PowerDVD 40 KB
23 Status 0x7f36834ea00b408e19ab1a187b14099a 9/8/2011 3:53:00 PM Unknown Unknown PowerDVD RC Service 80 KB
24 Status 0xa653319759d42936afd51e8a1c6e39f7 9/7/2011 8:00:00 AM Unknown 6.00.3431 PowerDVD 51 KB
25 Status 0x48ef53ab33d93f473d40424db22dae0a 8/29/2011 4:55:00 PM Unknown 5.00.0000 PowerDVD 32 KB


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