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What is iexplore.exe? Internet Explorer?

Vendor:      Microsoft Corporation
Product:     Internet Explorer
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: iexplore.exe is used by the Microsoft Internet Explorer browser program and will always be running while you're accessing the PC Pitstop site.

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


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iexplore.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: 99.00%
Average CPU use for this program: 1%
Average RAM for this program: 74 MB


Program Name MD5 Count
iexplore.exe

MD5 Hashes

# Status MD5 Info Signed Day Week Month Threat info
1 Status 0xda3efccb6195c0c1db124b84e29646b2 8/28/2018 0 0 0 Not Applicable
2 Status 0x83e03ee5b7e4012d75657bed06280e59 8/28/2018 0 0 0 Not Applicable
3 Status 0xf386d17d3955958d6b53b3257efd45d9 8/28/2018 0 0 0 Not Applicable
4 Status 0x7b2458aeaa5f9bb7b056015720ce44b4 8/28/2018 0 0 0 Not Applicable
5 Status 0x76893dd05ea2c2d84b9a64047751db50 8/28/2018 0 0 0 Not Applicable
6 Status 0x6c53a40a77467f0f81cacc0d30e7f3cd 8/28/2018 0 0 0 Not Applicable
7 Status 0x4a9e77f61c54e3daae620ebde46fbd13 8/27/2018 0 0 0 Not Applicable
8 Status 0xa5b7d142d2b722ce837bd2b489efcefa 8/27/2018 0 0 0 Not Applicable
9 Status 0x27909c6745481c81f3f066925f2a67d8 8/27/2018 0 0 0 Not Applicable
10 Status 0x14c4667f0b99bd8f36275eff56722bd2 8/26/2018 0 0 0 Not Applicable
11 Status 0x6056e88d8987b8e6f57e781b1135746a 8/26/2018 0 0 0 Not Applicable
12 Status 0xbc47e2e8541ed53d5b3e01e4d19d2251 8/26/2018 0 0 0 Not Applicable
13 Status 0xb98ee1b777f242c0c97777b1c5b39ffd 8/26/2018 0 0 0 Not Applicable
14 Status 0x8fc66162ca24388325cfb329329224b8 8/25/2018 0 0 0 Not Applicable
15 Status 0xf507fda7691caead9955ab792fffae0c 8/24/2018 0 0 0 Not Applicable
16 Status 0x7e6ae4948d023a6465b289f7c0e40cb8 8/23/2018 0 0 0 Not Applicable
17 Status 0xfc30fff11803305054090f9a6c1a7951 8/21/2018 0 0 0 Not Applicable
18 Status 0xff7c85688f7e117535f72a2401db5c0b 8/20/2018 0 0 0 Not Applicable
19 Status 0xc13304a016500197ff4b2ccc95493bbc 8/17/2018 0 0 0 Not Applicable
20 Status 0xb7d088c2f6fddf82b36ebc90705a8b4f 8/17/2018 0 0 0 Not Applicable
21 Status 0xed83aaeaaf02828efe6c3c2eb49ecd74 8/16/2018 0 0 0 Not Applicable
22 Status 0x20f44de1880f5344999052d92ecc1066 8/16/2018 0 0 0 Not Applicable
23 Status 0xabc6379205de2618851c4fcbf72112eb 8/15/2018 0 0 30 Not Applicable
24 Status 0xf2b0d41e1d08d0b2006df5aa2e74c81e 8/15/2018 0 0 194 Not Applicable
25 Status 0x5b92133d3e7fb2644677686305e29e81 8/15/2018 0 0 59 Not Applicable
26 Status 0xb60dddd2d63ce41cb8c487fcfbb6419e 8/15/2018 0 0 5022 Not Applicable
27 Status 0x61edbce47adf3e52ab0b9f49ee4aebb8 8/15/2018 0 0 35 Not Applicable
28 Status 0x2c32e3e596cfe660353753eabefb0540 8/15/2018 0 0 1667 Not Applicable
29 Status 0xc613e69c3b191bb02c7a191741a1d024 8/15/2018 0 0 8206 Not Applicable
30 Status 0xedee147e416398bb3dd5b0dd4f6f1d32 8/15/2018 0 0 61 Not Applicable
31 Status 0x86257731ddb311fbc283534cc0091634 8/15/2018 0 0 138 Not Applicable
32 Status 0xaa08b68ef4e35efa170cf85a44b23b70 8/15/2018 0 0 8 Not Applicable
33 Status 0x904e13ba41af2e353a32cf351ca53639 8/15/2018 0 0 2973 Not Applicable
34 Status 0xf1424c1b9b1813bf825e45df3790bc8a 8/15/2018 0 0 95 Not Applicable
35 Status 0xed65737d70fdeac29f738e77d2496ee5 8/15/2018 0 0 266 Not Applicable
36 Status 0xa3ab0a260049be22ab52e302d9220a92 8/15/2018 0 0 7 Not Applicable
37 Status 0x0129bb16161c2fd9a6b19111ab047198 8/15/2018 0 0 22 Not Applicable
38 Status 0x4e99f42504a99d5024c2efa015001937 8/15/2018 0 0 42 Not Applicable
39 Status 0x34b01bbd8f00b6b9c9248dc4f1e3cd01 8/15/2018 0 0 2570 Not Applicable
40 Status 0x93569d46d79f9756ed077156496afe23 8/15/2018 0 0 183 Not Applicable
41 Status 0x1249974f2a658d07e2647dd9c3592b9e 8/15/2018 0 0 1907 Not Applicable
42 Status 0x29cd24d8ca72fdb986b39277e70a48b6 8/15/2018 0 0 1450 Not Applicable
43 Status 0x22cc6cdba678790046693654c3b212e4 8/15/2018 0 0 199 Not Applicable
44 Status 0x270a1342bd5af95ca25a586b4c2f1522 8/15/2018 0 0 303 Not Applicable
45 Status 0x39f90724c1a98648cccddf13631f2d4a 8/15/2018 0 0 1077 Not Applicable
46 Status 0x8e1b68702cdb0ddc6597357766e941d9 8/15/2018 0 0 782 Not Applicable
47 Status 0x0d286c0fe561d1a7eb30e83a0ff305b2 8/15/2018 0 0 115 Not Applicable
48 Status 0x2f92ee7ee7e189ebddadd5beeb7e9de0 8/15/2018 0 0 338 Not Applicable
49 Status 0xd05965c02fd5781503968225b22189f4 8/15/2018 0 0 620 Not Applicable
50 Status 0xf77e696991fed3b92e09ac0ce91e9bca 8/15/2018 0 0 1 Not Applicable
51 Status 0x7c4d4537048b255a851f19ea2c656bcb 8/15/2018 0 0 165 Not Applicable
52 Status 0xb8b50206cea0791c26b63b753bcfb1d4 8/15/2018 0 0 38 Not Applicable
53 Status 0x698eb1e5f8c66344d97c00b5699e871d 8/15/2018 0 0 192 Not Applicable
54 Status 0x681b380492acb571ed6ccc1f37f53343 8/15/2018 0 0 855 Not Applicable
55 Status 0x2859ebc065d2e1ccc94161ce28bac085 8/15/2018 0 0 756 Not Applicable
56 Status 0x50bb41ef1cbc08e10cab2993eea15586 8/15/2018 0 0 478 Not Applicable
57 Status 0xdeae808a574cf9fc667d6939387fc1ce 8/15/2018 0 0 565 Not Applicable
58 Status 0x6554208814632c25c77ee02355eb8e95 8/15/2018 0 0 2248 Not Applicable
59 Status 0xe4f6125ed5185f8fa37cc4f449b85526 8/15/2018 0 0 1554 Not Applicable
60 Status 0x32732cede2a1106b736ef3d84054ee04 8/15/2018 0 0 962 Not Applicable
61 Status 0x25b53709a37c3fd814b68ea0a92d18f9 8/15/2018 0 0 144 Not Applicable
62 Status 0x3f00be80b9cea20b7fe7363d15eddb94 8/15/2018 0 0 133 Not Applicable
63 Status 0x98c6f2a9a981a54222602b87c6310bde 8/15/2018 0 0 128 Not Applicable
64 Status 0x30e7ca4620500fe012eb464f0e1de91e 8/15/2018 0 0 173 Not Applicable
65 Status 0xee12ba876c4190532a4085994ba9b616 8/15/2018 0 0 236 Not Applicable
66 Status 0x133cef30905806a35606652d409eeeba 8/15/2018 0 0 548 Not Applicable
67 Status 0x7ba1862b8a5698dc5fcfdff3bc359de9 8/15/2018 0 0 697 Not Applicable
68 Status 0x37287d98a1bf5d56aa729ceb9b27c6b1 8/15/2018 0 0 292 Not Applicable
69 Status 0xe386800116a8dce3ad797f34a6126081 8/15/2018 0 0 59 Not Applicable
70 Status 0xecc765e9b81567b977fafeb0e30fa281 8/15/2018 0 0 46 Not Applicable
71 Status 0x351657c79b62b91e16a95ad23ea3710d 8/15/2018 0 0 126 Not Applicable
72 Status 0x1c39c41d50ff7113748d825f4327d406 8/15/2018 0 0 2525 Not Applicable
73 Status 0xee889775e0f9755c90faebfb93fbd781 8/15/2018 0 0 3913 Not Applicable
74 Status 0xd6b7ddb68436f13c3cae2b92524f1fec 8/15/2018 0 0 433 Not Applicable
75 Status 0xf6a7d9c0bc326f695526069c1da1e8b7 8/15/2018 0 0 228 Not Applicable
76 Status 0x05d80cadbb4ea4047586bc60ab514132 8/15/2018 0 0 25 Not Applicable
77 Status 0x8773b2592e77266c8a90059925539146 8/15/2018 0 0 1856 Not Applicable
78 Status 0x0685765c0cbe095ba0c6c8790bae21ef 8/15/2018 0 0 3816 Not Applicable
79 Status 0xc8a8321292a459b0a17fb39a782a5c74 8/15/2018 0 0 7207 Not Applicable
80 Status 0x39d0074c59f6d1a62731942c7fa8b60b 8/15/2018 0 0 218 Not Applicable
81 Status 0xd7d5768b8a697fcbaee2cfe137070f02 8/15/2018 0 0 266 Not Applicable
82 Status 0x06085b62bc7e0c8e2605cea38774d956 8/15/2018 0 0 43 Not Applicable
83 Status 0x43e6f2a7fb182f2d7cb0ce5b8f1005cf 8/15/2018 0 0 130 Not Applicable
84 Status 0x140325733f0dfb82a6a600ce301478ee 8/15/2018 0 0 5233 Not Applicable
85 Status 0x8e6225096c44271a88fd201c7188bdfc 8/15/2018 0 0 62 Not Applicable
86 Status 0x9ed469260687108f5f8fd544d56abc54 8/15/2018 0 0 119 Not Applicable
87 Status 0xc6e1178294bdeab1cacf50427688df05 8/15/2018 0 0 230 Not Applicable
88 Status 0x4263f6c131e513cea1ae82b5b81a4e1a 8/15/2018 0 0 350 Not Applicable
89 Status 0x5e9a6ed18d9f54e7beff1a247fc202e6 8/15/2018 0 0 42 Not Applicable
90 Status 0xb04ee6bff70c11d478680bb74e1d33ab 8/15/2018 0 0 61 Not Applicable
91 Status 0x9fbb2f038a2ddce696bdee7080241c0c 8/15/2018 0 0 1431 Not Applicable
92 Status 0x2e032281a818bcd191e3dd92000a8eae 8/15/2018 0 0 1092 Not Applicable
93 Status 0x48600dac5af3a53b6f430528209e4830 8/15/2018 0 0 31 Not Applicable
94 Status 0x84bcbfb752b96543307e6602e669a95a 8/15/2018 0 0 1538 Not Applicable
95 Status 0x3a3bea53f039ce2e997a918e26e30b1d 8/15/2018 0 0 2737 Not Applicable
96 Status 0xf71d97b6b631d565af7c6e0bdf9d49f4 8/15/2018 0 0 52 Not Applicable
97 Status 0xa4916cee3278f39f606cca2cac35cf31 8/15/2018 0 0 47 Not Applicable
98 Status 0xb015ecd030da9a979e6d1a3d25f8fd86 8/15/2018 0 0 2125 Not Applicable
99 Status 0x3ebf452b807f412ec0f19141ada060e5 8/15/2018 0 0 3464 Not Applicable
100 Status 0xea8386ca87165460d39a1d29ff11080b 8/15/2018 0 0 1649 Not Applicable

MD5 Hashes

# Status MD5 Revision Name Size
1 Status 0x56c32dfc792417c8c6352aa4ba23a711 3/15/2018 9:32:00 PM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 651 KB
2 Status 0x15e8a89499741d5cf59a9cf6463a4339 1/27/2018 8:14:00 AM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 619 KB
3 Status 0x5c075118e55e43defcda44fb0e9edd90 1/26/2018 7:38:00 PM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 527 KB
4 Status 0x07208bc48cd83abded1b3a95f062f4e7 8/9/2017 2:27:00 AM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 1332 KB
5 Status 0xe8305c30d35e85d6657ed3e9934cb302 6/18/2017 6:15:00 PM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 620 KB
6 Status 0x603dc84f2ad944abb10958f5bfed7149 12/30/2016 1:16:00 AM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 639 KB
7 Status 0x3eeaa8384be4451fe479a33a0ef8b372 8/12/2014 9:36:00 PM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 793 KB
8 Status 0xf95f57db1a5790c3a3f4ecc09a4a4853 7/28/2014 5:18:00 AM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 1129 KB
9 Status 0x157f8de991396c536820d7fa5c8dcf7d 7/13/2014 7:11:00 AM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 611 KB
10 Status 0xac85ed8a31069fa5636dcb8b0c69848e 6/30/2014 12:16:00 AM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 1708 KB
11 Status 0x260afcd3f72d3b260be5346b8b97b7aa 5/8/2014 5:14:00 PM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 764 KB
12 Status 0xe235ef2d2ce7f5f37c6f4d94075e87f5 5/7/2014 10:07:00 AM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 1279 KB
13 Status 0x29764408d562ce5f04abd64b01f81f3b 4/24/2014 3:25:00 PM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 1704 KB
14 Status 0xd8d51dac7592f4d2be7178459fea3827 4/17/2014 3:44:00 PM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 752 KB
15 Status 0x776cca1d4af7dc2e10099c71804cd993 3/18/2014 5:17:00 AM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 792 KB
16 Status 0x0db6f164169c73a30ac8d5aa6941cb7a 2/27/2014 8:28:00 PM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 789 KB
17 Status 0xfa213ff6f3f237c9ef20b96d83f4c805 2/24/2014 3:49:00 AM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 562 KB
18 Status 0xf73b08b663c916d527c8b80788578f94 2/15/2014 9:14:00 AM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 789 KB
19 Status 0xcf09220b99c84e8b428b31219d0c8266 1/25/2014 8:38:00 AM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 787 KB
20 Status 0xed239afee1b336d646d8005a9ef15cfd 1/15/2014 4:42:00 AM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 787 KB
21 Status 0x51617874883e86c8b9b0a1d31c0b2ce5 1/12/2014 12:41:00 PM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 787 KB
22 Status 0x828b708558051d29104f7f5511ff5097 1/5/2014 7:58:00 AM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 951 KB
23 Status 0xe75a8f0f4ebc66a4f2fc7ef6db3b8256 11/24/2013 5:31:00 PM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 821 KB
24 Status 0x647df90347bf0cb2f4880e70e1187697 11/18/2013 6:46:00 AM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 1147 KB
25 Status 0xc4d12b3289f9bfc4b72f0827b64ba53c 11/15/2013 1:40:00 PM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 1264 KB

MD5 Hashes

# Status MD5 Revision Name Size
1 Status 0xc2be25dd19719108932cd6babe2efd70 4/15/2015 12:47:00 PM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 91 KB
2 Status 0xc7b06a4abc2d4dde7486c207b45cecd9 4/3/2015 6:35:00 AM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 91 KB
3 Status 0x92b1834f54eab14b0b7137e6cef5e1b2 2/28/2015 1:08:00 AM Unknown 6.00.2600.0000 (xpclient.010817-1148) Internet Explorer 89 KB
4 Status 0x385d1644e676c96eb07848ada63e37fa 1/12/2015 6:12:00 PM Unknown 6.00.2900.2180 (xpsp_sp2_rtm.040803-2158) Internet Explorer 91 KB
5 Status 0xf6e10eab6e2833821c00f95da879868a 1/5/2015 3:43:00 AM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 110 KB
6 Status 0xe3ece6202c2c667c45d06dbb4debd8e9 12/27/2014 5:16:00 AM Unknown 6.00.3790.3959 (srv03_sp2_rtm.070216-1710) Internet Explorer 92 KB
7 Status 0x52fd531cf6e2fb9eb12f63411475af20 12/16/2014 7:56:00 PM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 497 KB
8 Status 0x78d969f35cd64bf0761f731fca5fc99d 9/16/2014 6:07:00 PM Unknown 6.00.2900.2180 (xpsp_sp2_rtm.040803-2158) Internet Explorer 91 KB
9 Status 0x656e4567c7d3cd771538abe93f47eeb7 9/11/2014 2:10:00 AM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 118 KB
10 Status 0xb9275d2d89720ece7a7ffc07f62c5234 8/30/2014 4:56:00 AM Unknown 6.00.2900.2180 (xpsp_sp2_rtm.040803-2158) Internet Explorer 91 KB
11 Status 0x69e3202dcb3f4c432262100a2175bdd5 8/21/2014 3:38:00 PM Unknown 6.00.2900.2180 (xpsp_sp2_rtm.040803-2158) Internet Explorer 91 KB
12 Status 0x9db9cef1bf78c4ecc8366c1dc959ac89 8/10/2014 1:47:00 AM Unknown 6.00.2800.1106 (xpsp1.020828-1920) Internet Explorer 89 KB
13 Status 0x2382c75eb05c16efce314dd68361a9dc 7/29/2014 12:32:00 AM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 91 KB
14 Status 0x34a486e7b7e057a066ab632320a8976b 5/2/2013 8:45:00 AM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 110 KB
15 Status 0x3010337a52329569beb2771669d22442 1/9/2013 2:48:00 PM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 96 KB
16 Status 0x0f4347d9973aefc116f113a22f977de2 12/17/2012 4:25:00 AM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 117 KB
17 Status 0x16113a85213913e274735965b5392acd 8/24/2012 1:33:00 AM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 109 KB
18 Status 0xb45fb7fecd54066421a7d827eac0410b 6/11/2012 3:29:00 AM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 91 KB
19 Status 0x76a7d40b69b23677acf64f1904f36f5d 4/12/2012 12:26:00 PM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 118 KB
20 Status 0xc0385b061fd6b0714ed6d2527ae7652d 3/23/2012 3:45:00 PM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 264 KB
21 Status 0x2e211dbdad45c425b3c158d63cb99cf7 3/2/2012 3:53:00 AM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 96 KB
22 Status 0x6bde684f7ed3468d9e2191a828d7f680 2/16/2012 7:17:00 PM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 208 KB
23 Status 0x833e2b3f0e2484c0f2b804ae871b4381 2/7/2012 3:21:00 PM Unknown 6.00.2900.2180 (xpsp_sp2_rtm.040803-2158) Internet Explorer 91 KB
24 Status 0x164b6f619c579fad4e548acc654ff710 2/6/2012 3:06:00 PM Unknown Unknown Internet Explorer 91 KB
25 Status 0x2d54d6321ae200903a363c5ac60d8a37 2/6/2012 2:47:00 PM Unknown 6.00.2900.2180 (xpsp_sp2_rtm.040803-2158) Internet Explorer 813 KB


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