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What is dllhost.exe? (Various)?

Vendor:      Microsoft Corporation
Product:     Operating System
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.
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: dllhost.exe - Dllhost.exe is used by several applications as a "host" for dll-based applications. The most common Microsoft application that uses it is Internet Information Server (IIS), the web server. If you do not believe you are running IIS, you should investigate this further to determine if the application is legitimate and required.

dllhost.exe is an essential part of Windows and required for Windows to work properly. It should never be disabled.


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dllhost.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: 2.85%
Average CPU use for this program: 0%
Average RAM for this program: 6 MB


Program Name MD5 Count
dllhost.exe

MD5 Hashes

# Status MD5 Info Signed Day Week Month Threat info
1 Status 0x9b42db69e9796b67aa0110a5a5dbae3e 8/28/2018 0 0 0 Not Applicable
2 Status 0x6859639470205a65ca9f41ac3f9f2727 8/28/2018 0 0 0 Not Applicable
3 Status 0x5f21273a7cd12f5d85e9ba584a08467a 8/28/2018 0 0 0 Not Applicable
4 Status 0x3bf241b5e250805f10a643100d549b69 8/28/2018 0 0 0 Not Applicable
5 Status 0x5db5d1916ab8523f4fd8e5a198a6171f 8/28/2018 0 0 0 Not Applicable
6 Status 0x552b8df177fe04490a5557ba5f55f66f 8/28/2018 0 0 0 Not Applicable
7 Status 0x173d211ea3faebe43bd4e9bf39f80739 8/28/2018 0 0 0 Not Applicable
8 Status 0xecd9042c6cd83e11b5f726808b75af22 8/27/2018 0 0 0 Not Applicable
9 Status 0xfca05acf7a2704cf07fc4bc099d5aae3 8/26/2018 0 0 0 Not Applicable
10 Status 0xa4973213b368f5bd6e604bd7ecaa99a6 8/16/2018 0 0 0 Not Applicable
11 Status 0xefc746a5c9f618ef93026acca3c30c79 8/16/2018 0 0 0 Not Applicable
12 Status 0xbed93f434cd291dec110901f7343e000 8/15/2018 0 0 139555 Not Applicable
13 Status 0xee7c82b0d69f038245cecbce9ec45a9a 8/15/2018 0 0 26543 Not Applicable
14 Status 0xa8edb86fc2a4d6d1285e4c70384ac35a 8/15/2018 0 0 69224900 Not Applicable
15 Status 0x0934499394eb3d8027b8ab78c07d56cb 8/15/2018 0 0 220140 Not Applicable
16 Status 0xb617f2e83951a9a4f495bba58cf492b2 8/15/2018 0 0 237301 Not Applicable
17 Status 0x61e22a327d20737529e5ddad904bdd7b 8/15/2018 0 0 35472 Not Applicable
18 Status 0x548ee140691a29a2497f22704bdc5f3e 8/15/2018 0 0 581 Not Applicable
19 Status 0x0a9ba6af531afe7fa5e4fb973852d863 8/15/2018 0 0 8964 Not Applicable
20 Status 0xa63dc5c2ea944e6657203e0c8edeaf61 8/15/2018 0 0 9175788 Not Applicable
21 Status 0xbe01e566d1f569aab32d0335613e1eea 8/15/2018 0 0 248435 Not Applicable
22 Status 0x612d2ff54830c0b58eb3502daa2e7606 8/15/2018 0 0 1 Not Applicable
23 Status 0xfcbc6ea3ef089f17a739baabd87507f7 8/15/2018 0 0 19 Not Applicable
24 Status 0x27c1787002e72087bc06545d07d7bf81 8/15/2018 0 0 312 Not Applicable
25 Status 0xdd87db7387b9eb441c5674888a0d840c 8/15/2018 0 0 10 Not Applicable
26 Status 0x5437813752863e1201e353fcad8cae37 8/15/2018 0 0 166 Not Applicable
27 Status 0xcc05c14eeff5e7813a49718ba88e59b0 8/15/2018 0 0 433101 Not Applicable
28 Status 0x9361355721f51e3a25df53702d10e9de 8/15/2018 0 0 4606611 Not Applicable
29 Status 0x21561b7b85b1c77f00eca96bc30e9a20 8/15/2018 0 0 19502 Not Applicable
30 Status 0xe2c8ecab45fd37bf02c0f88b6dd17507 8/15/2018 0 0 260175 Not Applicable
31 Status 0x9513834dac717444f04169ea5d120885 8/15/2018 0 0 344234 Not Applicable
32 Status 0xb27e38ad86c7456d60d8f09e4b20c39e 8/15/2018 0 0 188773 Not Applicable
33 Status 0x711457639c2dea78130d7c245a254256 8/15/2018 0 0 141 Not Applicable
34 Status 0xda63852a2b0340e94d74eaf0cd444979 8/15/2018 0 0 818477 Not Applicable
35 Status 0x6046950fc9ca5b7a7e084c189658dacb 8/15/2018 0 0 103809 Not Applicable
36 Status 0x2d29c0afcc8225aff6637f7362c22960 8/15/2018 0 0 1910127 Not Applicable
37 Status 0xff19922720962d8a75412ab80868e796 8/15/2018 0 0 342033 Not Applicable
38 Status 0x5d94fa288f4bb230fe77bc67de506257 8/15/2018 0 0 11679816 Not Applicable
39 Status 0x5a94795585d2feee2cf5a3c6f6b8144d 8/15/2018 0 0 1087308 Not Applicable
40 Status 0x7d22956bbdf54b448d78486e400879d6 8/15/2018 0 0 155 Not Applicable
41 Status 0x2528137c6745c4eadd87817a1909677e 8/15/2018 0 0 167681115 Not Applicable
42 Status 0x70e2034a1c3d0eccb73f57e33d4bffa0 8/15/2018 0 0 7932826 Not Applicable
43 Status 0xd189d96b08ff17117b1e46b1eb2cef02 8/15/2018 0 0 25 Not Applicable
44 Status 0xc66b2b06e22049eea53cffc4ec0aff96 8/15/2018 0 0 179 Not Applicable
45 Status 0xc228c464304507194a863cf1fbdce80e 8/15/2018 0 0 13 Not Applicable
46 Status 0xf300d96e1f85f393b297fdb59bbbb3b3 8/15/2018 0 0 3271 Not Applicable
47 Status 0x2f1fb4a1e63e07dd318098da84fe059e 8/15/2018 0 0 2987 Not Applicable
48 Status 0xf85164043561f6735f6ec3416a77e0d8 8/15/2018 0 0 68 Not Applicable
49 Status 0xf0dc2ce2c259bcf6ec0d74f400d44246 8/15/2018 0 0 2215 Not Applicable
50 Status 0x76ca0f3d12abf170dd3ec9b862468a7f 8/15/2018 0 0 35679 Not Applicable
51 Status 0xb7d23c1802aa0787171cdb7eb526e668 8/15/2018 0 0 2498 Not Applicable
52 Status 0x3e9ec25e949dcf0f7dce362554f4e425 8/15/2018 0 0 72413 Not Applicable
53 Status 0x37d65d39b02da1355f72dd911970e0b8 8/15/2018 0 0 7526 Not Applicable
54 Status 0x7396c389288613b42db6a1f15ac97bb3 8/15/2018 0 0 25626 Not Applicable
55 Status 0xd075a211668757315b1941e1de280856 8/15/2018 0 0 4829 Not Applicable
56 Status 0xdc6e44272bd7580f7b773f80a2709514 8/15/2018 0 0 31761 Not Applicable
57 Status 0x5f05122cfd34bbd1eae8ab46e4415c40 8/15/2018 0 0 2829 Not Applicable
58 Status 0xbef00be4b43a4c8c5096598d8295763c 8/15/2018 0 0 37927 Not Applicable
59 Status 0x136d2d95c82f3dbd8c4dec74733a3995 8/15/2018 0 0 6443 Not Applicable
60 Status 0xfcd01473268792c2f6f3fec979fd3938 8/15/2018 0 0 17608 Not Applicable
61 Status 0xf9a1a456611be3dd810197a9f9d0c8a9 8/15/2018 0 0 1133 Not Applicable
62 Status 0x20a93bddb43193bc6ee492f2709a4cda 8/15/2018 0 0 22090 Not Applicable
63 Status 0x87ff1cadf98d47db0fcf0585a02bb8ef 8/15/2018 0 0 1728 Not Applicable
64 Status 0xb9fc3769579eec9179b8b249b913df57 8/15/2018 0 0 63 Not Applicable
65 Status 0x43a33395a090bec13c594f6075106408 8/15/2018 0 0 3314 Not Applicable
66 Status 0x172e51b0a8504f96362edcb495c92615 8/15/2018 0 0 5951 Not Applicable
67 Status 0x837e9554734631dd0bab3ff5a3018715 8/15/2018 0 0 181 Not Applicable
68 Status 0x26a4f9bbaa0d248047f30df03392726e 8/14/2018 0 0 11 Not Applicable
69 Status 0x14c3cdfd7128fafdfb223ccebe02a5bf 8/14/2018 0 0 1 Not Applicable
70 Status 0x6f3300f323f42b0fc75f4bfbbfc7f444 8/14/2018 0 0 339 Not Applicable
71 Status 0x88d0c0a31197af88475cbe3cf6250bd7 8/14/2018 0 0 7 Not Applicable
72 Status 0x698e1401b877440297b8aa813ea79748 8/14/2018 0 0 5 Not Applicable
73 Status 0xa4c7b33ff287c0542ce88e275145c579 8/14/2018 0 0 117 Not Applicable
74 Status 0x7713c5cad55c706e96fc48777f1b0543 8/14/2018 0 0 1167 Not Applicable
75 Status 0x58787e6f91bc25d0cf909cfc9db44ff5 8/11/2018 0 0 154 Not Applicable
76 Status 0x615a876398f0c728d3d69681a66cd643 8/11/2018 0 0 337 Not Applicable
77 Status 0x19ad40142b6a77ead725dd7463e5ba79 8/11/2018 0 0 5 Not Applicable
78 Status 0xf99ecd84d879438ba55b6a0ddea73008 8/11/2018 0 0 6544 Not Applicable
79 Status 0x11e285124fd7a55037caa0204a95f5de 8/11/2018 0 0 10 Not Applicable
80 Status 0xd691a62a2bb7e39bc299ddb32564e8b2 8/10/2018 0 0 47 Not Applicable
81 Status 0x5a84a784ed8a5d8d86751e2c67de9f1a 8/10/2018 0 0 73 Not Applicable
82 Status 0x23c719f761b055341e7eb72bc4b95950 8/10/2018 0 0 2 Not Applicable
83 Status 0xf9a14f38130123ef342689dbec01d82e 8/10/2018 0 0 1 Not Applicable
84 Status 0x4450584729671ce49747a972f4b8999f 8/10/2018 0 0 100 Not Applicable
85 Status 0xbd0f112f76cc0cc36b46214d9254305b 8/9/2018 0 0 3 Not Applicable
86 Status 0xdebe7da4a532cd6f27b219e172dd2663 8/9/2018 0 0 194 Not Applicable
87 Status 0x09b64eb8203b8450d723143421eef4f2 8/9/2018 0 0 2 Not Applicable
88 Status 0x473abf8229a98fc7f648b4b2b82e1d16 8/8/2018 0 0 1 Not Applicable
89 Status 0xe7123c8b96caf349cab90e473e8a5202 8/8/2018 0 0 3 Not Applicable
90 Status 0xd56b4b24dd51ff7eebdbd9e631bf81b2 8/8/2018 0 0 3 Not Applicable
91 Status 0xe535c66e740088f295e0e1620721a8ea 8/8/2018 0 0 1 Not Applicable
92 Status 0x4728b63ee4836234fad1d18b1425530b 8/8/2018 0 0 18 Not Applicable
93 Status 0x9be85030e10c3bb1777a8d1197a5ac1f 8/8/2018 0 0 2 Not Applicable
94 Status 0xb07edcf9bdca7da148b371fb6f390fcf 8/8/2018 0 0 3 Not Applicable
95 Status 0x315a65b72118b9e61f5bdb72180cce9d 8/8/2018 0 0 123 Not Applicable
96 Status 0xcdd2e4040877ca13dae595d048de4c59 8/7/2018 0 0 37 Not Applicable
97 Status 0xd745810ed830d3a5ba1669e641ea5434 8/7/2018 0 0 175 Not Applicable
98 Status 0xa0531a3675bbdce715246cf4c960f666 8/7/2018 0 0 21 Not Applicable
99 Status 0x22bfa491aecd07229fb753f4a92b7db4 8/6/2018 0 0 35 Not Applicable
100 Status 0x23d627344ea448fbcb1a959882211a36 8/3/2018 0 0 45 Not Applicable

MD5 Hashes

# Status MD5 Revision Name Size
1 Status 0xa63dc5c2ea944e6657203e0c8edeaf61 10/30/2018 9:35:00 PM Unknown Unknown (Various) 7 KB
2 Status 0x3ccf84658ada218ea04fdb655c01cc8b 11/15/2013 1:40:00 PM Unknown Unknown (Various) 547 KB
3 Status 0xe928a859dac9640ee02d87285e59b9d7 9/6/2013 9:48:00 PM Unknown Unknown (Various) 515 KB
4 Status 0x94b81f577eda328ee9b7248783c2f366 6/23/2013 3:12:00 PM Unknown Unknown (Various) 5 KB
5 Status 0x83258cde2b571d59398265e950713d28 2/13/2013 4:19:00 AM Unknown Unknown (Various) 5 KB
6 Status 0xfcbc6ea3ef089f17a739baabd87507f7 1/28/2012 4:14:00 PM Unknown 5.1.2600.3264 (xpsp.071130-1425) dllhost 5 KB
7 Status 0x5437813752863e1201e353fcad8cae37 1/26/2012 11:20:00 AM Unknown 5.2.3790.3959 (srv03_sp2_rtm.070216-1710) dllhost 5 KB
8 Status 0x58787e6f91bc25d0cf909cfc9db44ff5 1/26/2012 2:36:00 AM Unknown 5.1.2600.3311 (xpsp.080212-0003) dllhost 5 KB
9 Status 0xccde880ad5605f7970fe3ec6b5d3bc5a 1/24/2012 10:34:00 AM Unknown Unknown (Various) 5 KB
10 Status 0x8ff0d9c41d3f1f3394fa96177e88488c 1/21/2012 11:43:00 PM Unknown Unknown (Various) 5 KB
11 Status 0xdac52b0d256e0d48ed589dda9133ec79 1/9/2012 5:59:00 PM Unknown 5.1.2600.2180 (xpsp_sp2_rtm.040803-2158) dllhost 5 KB
12 Status 0x3b103a6262ba9fc934f5f10c69855736 11/8/2011 6:57:00 PM Unknown Unknown (Various) 149 KB
13 Status 0x612d2ff54830c0b58eb3502daa2e7606 9/16/2011 4:21:00 PM Unknown Unknown (Various) 5 KB
14 Status 0xe7b97b5564d8362f95c4227a196da4e1 9/6/2011 4:12:00 PM Unknown 5.1.2600.2180 (xpsp_sp2_rtm.040803-2158) dllhost 5 KB
15 Status 0x80557066058569bc5d55856592e20985 9/4/2011 1:57:00 AM Unknown Unknown (Various) 5 KB
16 Status 0xd66259c3bcefc9caeb481ed52a4eac74 8/26/2011 6:23:00 PM Unknown 5.1.2600.2180 (xpsp_sp2_rtm.040803-2158) dllhost 5 KB
17 Status 0x209cda717e7e3078b9050bace392172f 8/1/2011 12:48:00 PM Unknown Unknown (Various) 5 KB
18 Status 0x51e00cf47b8ba126313d5371f602499d 7/31/2011 11:20:00 PM Unknown Unknown (Various) 5 KB
19 Status 0x44dd4a2ed4fec05447983b61978eba67 7/26/2011 9:40:00 PM Unknown 5.1.2600.2180 (xpsp_sp2_rtm.040803-2158) dllhost 5 KB
20 Status 0x6ae95faf782e6f6ac6e4b3acbf3d1573 6/30/2011 10:14:00 PM Unknown 5.1.2600.0 (XPClient.010817-1148) dllhost 4 KB
21 Status 0x88b2a9b13ed959563e57741c97762d8c 5/31/2011 2:08:00 AM Unknown 5.1.2600.3244 (xpsp.071030-1534) dllhost 5 KB
22 Status 0xd703f4da5420a9e4966c99c1c5ec2047 5/25/2011 8:34:00 PM Unknown Unknown (Various) 5 KB
23 Status 0x580352ba164842f09a0819a1077bfbe9 5/1/2011 1:09:00 PM Unknown Unknown (Various) 113 KB
24 Status 0x4389fa744a728b06308659d393ee9361 4/22/2011 12:31:00 PM Unknown 5.1.2600.2180 (xpsp_sp2_rtm.040803-2158) dllhost 5 KB
25 Status 0xc7e36ba588b7400a8847f7668d004415 4/17/2011 5:38:00 AM Unknown Unknown (Various) 113 KB


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